I can’t cope with this. Sliding off my chair at work.
Staying up till 2am to watch Death Becomes Her.
I found Jimmy Kimmel’s send up of movie tropes in ‘Movie: The Movie’ really terrible but also irresistible because I love seeing multiple celebrities in one project. It’s one reason I’m always tempted to see those awful ‘Insert Holiday Here’ movies.
… plus Meryl Streep, with a moustache.
… and Helen Mirren, on a hovercraft.
“That performance was as naked, as raw and extraordinary and astonishing and surprising and scary as anything I’ve ever seen, and it didn’t have anything to do with what clothes she took off, you know what I mean? She took the layers of a person and just peeled them away. I thought I’d seen that play, I thought I knew all the lines by heart, because I’ve seen it so many times, but I’d never seen the play until I saw that performance.”
- Meryl Streep on Cate Blanchett’s performance in A Streetcar Named Desire.
Aussie pride! I’m seriously considering flying to Sydney to see her opposite Richard Roxburgh in Antony and Cleopatra before she leaves Sydney Theatre Company.
I saw My Week With Marilyn last night and was pleasantly surprised with Michelle William’s performance as Marilyn Monroe. While I’m sure Meryl Streep will still win the Oscar, William’s definitely is some worthy competition (as well as Rooney Mara in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo).
“You’re The Top” performed by Sutton Foster and Colin Donnell on The Rosie Show, 23 January 2012