Being an actor — well, a successful one anyway — is a pretty sweet deal. Fame and fortune are the most prominent perks that come along with being a big Hollywood star and that privilege extends to the actual movie set. While working on a film is a two-way street between the cast and crew, studios definitely treat the former group better and go out of their way to satisfy actors’ wants and needs while they’re on set. That isn’t as ridiculous as it might sound, as many actors don’t demand too much from craft services or have outrageous stipulations in their contracts that must be met. However, Hollywood is a place notorious for attracting its fair share of egotistical individuals who feel that the seas should part to accommodate their every whim and sometimes the demands they’ve placed fall into the outrageous or just plain bizarre territory.
While the history of movie-making is littered with all sorts of stories of actors asking for a little too much, here are 24 of the most insane demands we’ve come across.