Appearing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Tuesday, Woody Harrelson reveals how Willie Nelson reignited his love of weed, by way of none aside from some good ol’ normal peer strain.
Woody Harrelson was as soon as one of Hollywood’s most prevalent pot-smokers, however his love for the inexperienced has waned as his hairs have greyed. Or, extra precisely, fell off of his scalp. The actor revealed final yr that he had formally stopped smoking weed, citing that the plant stored him from being ’emotionally obtainable,’ together with the straightforward undeniable fact that he had a penchant for partying too typically.
“But I am a party animal, “Harrelson said in an interview with Vulture last year. “But on the other hand, I haven’t … I’m now extremely moderate and … I actually stopped smoking pot almost a year ago.”
While most individuals (for causes unbeknownst to us) lauded Harrelson’s life selection, it didn’t sit proper with one different Hollywood toking legend—Willie Nelson. And, apparently, Nelson’s inexperienced ideologies had a profound impact on the previous Cheers actor.
Woody Harrelson Tokes Up Again
It will not be the working title of an upcoming sequel movie, however it positive as hell looks like one.
Harrelson revealed to DeGeneres that Nelson simply wasn’t going to idly sit by and watch Harrelson not smoke the ganja. For a weed-smoking legend like Nelson, Harrelson’s new way of life seemed to be considerably of a travesty.
“He was never comfortable with me quitting, it just bothered him,” he stated. “I would always say, ‘Willie you know I’m not smoking,’ ” Harrelson stated. “He would always do the same thing like he was hearing it for the first time, ‘Oh really? Sorry!’ This happened like 500 times.”
So whereas the 2 legends have been enjoying a pleasant recreation of poker collectively, Harrelson, after profitable the sport, inevitably broke his marijuana quick, courtesy of Nelson.
“I was in a celebratory mood and he hands me that pin and I just snatched and it was like ‘ah, f— it,’ ” he stated. “I take a big draw of it and he says ‘Welcome home, son.’ ”
Woody, Willie and Weed
While this momentous event marked the primary time Harrelson has smoked pot in over two years, it wasn’t technically the primary time he’s gotten excessive throughout that span. The actor admitted firstly of the interview that he would bask in some edibles now and again.
“I quit for almost two years. No smoking, no vaping,” Harrelson stated. “Every once in a while you’re going to have something edible. Let’s be real, I’m not a nun.”
It’s unclear whether or not or not Harrelson will, as soon as once more, take up the reigns as a basic Hollywood stoner dad, however his newest story definitely provides us hope. It’s even simply as entertaining about his story about having to smoke a joint to get by means of a dinner with Donald Trump.
Even if he doesn’t absolutely rejoin the ranks, we’ll all the time think about the True Detective star, one of us.