Elizabeth Mitchell has vowed never to throw away a shirt she found in the trash as a struggling actress - because the old garment landed her the role as Angelina Jolie's lesbian lover in GIA.
The Lost star shared a bed with Hollywood beauty Jolie in the 1998 TV movie, based on the life of top 1970s fashion model Gia Carangi - and she is convinced she owes her screen career to the tattered shirt.
She says, "It was a man's shirt, but it looked expensive, and I was broke and sleeping on floors - so I took it.
"(Then) good things started happening. It's my lucky charm!"