You have to fully commit yourself in order to bring reality to each moment. You have to learn to leave that behind and not allow it to linger after the camera stops rolling. This is something I learned from other projects I worked on.
Self-care is very important.”DID YOU KNOW: A SLOW BURN INTO A DEMONIC FINALEBut it wasn’t all dark and depressing on the set of the film.
That was probably the part I enjoyed the most - the actual work on set was definitely the most satisfying part.”The critics seem to agree that is a masterful piece of work thanks in large part to the impressive commitment of both Toni and Ari.
“The main reason that the film works as well as it does is the raw, almost feral presence of Toni Collette.
Indie Wire writes; “Collette could follow in the footsteps of Oscar-winners such as Natalie Portman ().
She’ll likely land nominations from the Gothams, the Indie Spirits, and a few critics groups and the Golden Globes, heading toward SAG and the Oscars.”But none of that mattered to the Australian-born actress as she plunged herself into the raw and emotional moments during filming; “The role demanded a lot emotionally and that of course translates into the physical as well. Of course that affects you in a way, but it’s important to be aware of that and to be careful not to take it with you.
“This scene will haunt me forever,” I whisper into the phone whilst huddling under my desk in the open plan office.
I crawled into the snug space after the crackling phone line made it difficult to hear the voice on the other side of it.
Cinema audiences will also have a chance to receive a never-before-seen trading card! A foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek), who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet.The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound, their near-implosion as Mercury's lifestyle spirals out of control, and their triumphant reunion on the eve of Live Aid, where Mercury, facing a life-threatening illness, leads the band in one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music.In the process, cementing the legacy of a band that were always more like a family, and who continue to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day.I was intrigued by Annie and the mystery around her.She’s a woman on the brink of losing her mind and that was intimidating to take on,” Toni explains what piqued her interest in the project.