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Robert Downey Jr. “wasn’t even sure [he] knew how to kiss” when he had his first on-screen liplock.
The 58-year-old actor had to pucker up to Molly Ringwald in their 1987 movie ‘The Pick-Up Artist’ but he was left feeling overwhelmed after being given too much “direction” from the film’s producer, legendary Hollywood lothario Warren Beatty.
Asked his first screen kiss, he told W magazine: Probably in ‘The Pick-up Artist’, with Molly Ringwald.
“Warren Beatty was on set, and he was giving a lot of direction about the kiss, so much direction that by the time he was done, and he’s a super genius a…