Archive for March 2013
I will not be pushed, filed, stamped, indexed, briefed, debriefed, or numbered. My life is my own.
We Need Bia More,Than She Needs Us.
“Alan said, ‘Right, do the accent.’ So I did my, ‘[she speaks what sounds like gutteral gibberish],’ half Louisiana, half Colombian accent, trying not to be Irish, trying not to be English and just trying to be Louisiana. And he had a Pug dog that sat on the sofa and the Pug dog began to go, ‘[she makes approving whining noises].’ He said, ‘I don’t know what I think but the dog likes it.’ “
Fiona Shaw, Irish actress, on presenting the accent she used as Marnie Stonebrook to ‘True Blood’ creator, Alan Ball — in an interview with Al Senter on the National Theatre podcast.