"I gained 10 pounds (4.5 kilograms) for this movie and I thought I'd hurt myself trying to get my jeans on," the Sydney Morning Herald quoted her telling the Sun newspaper. "I packed on the weight during the Italy part of the shoot, but then people said, Oh, you'll lose it when you film in India. Somehow I didn't get that memo," she said.
However, Roberts' new look has won the seal of approval from her husband-of-eight years Danny Moder and he has convinced her that men aren't concerned with how their wives look in the bedroom. "I believe that guys don't care about what you look like naked. Anyway, that's what dimmer switches are for," she said.