They hit it off and Ward and the actress reportedly began having a relationship off-screen.
Adult film actress Maitland Ward is being sued by a former co-star.
The scene was dropped from the British version.
Demands included the removal of a nude shot of Russian heroine Tatiana Romanova, played by Italian starlet Daniela Bianchi, walking towards a bed.
The scene appears to have survived, however, after being toned down.
Anyone can make up lies in order to go through the efforts to extort money from you.