It’s nearly Oscar time! Today we bring you a video featuring Oscar nominee Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night) and the wonderful Timothy Spall (Mr Turner), courtesy of Variety, where they discuss playing real people, getting into character, the process of acting, identifying themselves in the character, using imagination and sources and more,.
In the lead up to the 2015 Oscars, we bring you the first in a series of current top movie talent round-table interviews, conducted by The Hollywood Reporter. In today’s session we get to hear Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything), Ethan Hawke (Boyhood), Timothy Spall (Mr. Turner), Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) Channing Tatum (Foxcatcher) and Michael Keaton (Birdman) in a fascinating group discussion about acting, the differences between the UK and USA industries, how their careers first began, who their influences are, what challenges they faced in their current films (the conversation between Benedict, Eddie, Timothy and Channing about portraying real people and the different challenges that brought was enlightening and very funny) and much more.
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