Evan Rachel Wood: How I Lost My Tooth

09/10/2011 at 04:40 PM EDT

Evan Rachel Wood Speaks at Toronto International Film Festival
Evan Rachel Wood
Jason Merritt/Getty
Actress Evan Rachel Wood took home a memorable party favor from her 24th birthday celebration last week: her tooth.

"It was just past midnight and I was dancing with my friends in Paris," The Ides of March star tells PEOPLE at the Toronto Film Festival. "And just boom, I caught an elbow right in the left side of my face. I knew right away when I closed my mouth that something was really wrong."

The actress says she was "in kinda shock," but then started to laugh.

"I was quoting The Hangover and I went, 'Oh my God, I look like a nerdy hillbilly!'" she says. "But the person that did it was crying because they felt so bad."



She's had a few days to recover since Wednesday's mishap, and Wood, who now has a fake tooth, is looking on the bright side.

"I'll never forget my 24th birthday when my tooth got punched out," she says. "And for a second I was like, it would be really hilarious if I sold it on eBay. But I can't, that's just too creepy. I don't think I can go there."

Your Reaction

Follow Us

On Newsstands Now

Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Lupita Nyong'o: Most Beautiful!
  • Chelsea Clinton is Pregnant!
  • Exclusive Royal Tour Diary

Pick up your copy on newsstands

Click here for instant access to the Digital Magazine

blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement

From Our Partners

Watch It

Editors' Picks

From Our Partners



Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters