Olivia Wilde gone wild: Actress reveals secret talent - competitive eating
By: Amy Andrews | Published Friday, April 29, 2011, 8:00 AM | Updated Friday, September 9, 2011, 10:11 PM
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Although she may be known and envied for her slim figure, Olivia Wilde is adamant that she could take anybody in a competitive eating competition. While visiting Live With Regis and Kelly this week in New York, Wilde surprised hosts Kelly and Regis along with fellow guest Josh Groban when she claimed she had never lost a challenge.
Wilde proclaimed she was a master at devouring pancakes. One time in particular she ate "thirty-three pancakes in twenty minutes," prompting Groban to say "that is very exciting for me...woman versus food."
Though she has yet to take part in the Coney Island hot-dog eating competitions, Wilde revealed she would consider entering given that a vegetarian option be implemented. One thing that Wilde did not disclose, however, is her secret to beating her competitors: "There is a technique, I could sell it to you... it involves piling and there is a way that you hold it... it's complicated."Read more: Olivia Wilde produces Tribeca documentary shortRead more: Possibility of sequel for Olivia Wilde’s ‘Tron LegacySee Olivia’s IrishCentral Profile Page