Sometimes success isn't all that it's cracked up to be. Getting to the top is a tough, long climb and for many actors and stars, once they reach the summit they find out they're tethered to what got them there or something they did and were loved for wasn't as near and dear to their hearts as it was everybody else's.

Take Pierce Brosnan - you would think that playing James Bond was a career highlight - but far from it, actually. And Hugo Weaving was not thrilled to reprise his role as The Red Skull. You could have fooled us - he seemed positively ecstatic to be on Vormir, no?

But it doesn't stop there. Take Rowan Atkinson's iconic character: he doesn’t find it fun or liberating to play Mr. Bean --  it’s actually “stressful and exhausting” for him. Sure doesn't show. Here’s the full story on those, plus 11 others:

Hugo Weaving really didn't want to play Red Skull in the MCU again. He was glad to do it once, and says it was good to do it and try it out, but to be honest, it's not the sort of film I seek out and really am excited by. CRACKED.COM

Source: Collider

Idris Elba loathed playing a superhero in Thor: The Dark World. He says that in between takes I was stuck , fake hair stuck on to my head with glue ... And I'm thinking: '24 hours ago, I was Mandela. CRACKED.COM

Source: CinemaBlend

When asked about Jonah Hex, Josh Brolin says he hated it. Hated it. It would have been better to shoot a movie about the making of it, he says they had to reshoot 66 pages in 12 days, which apparently didn't give a great result. CRACKED.COM

Source: Collider

Kevin Bacon is basically sick of signing Friday the 13th autographs. Fans always want him to sign the shot of him dead, and at this point he's thinking You're like, really, do I have to sign another picture of me dead? CRACKED.COM

Source: ScreenRant

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