There is so much importance placed these days of ‘suffering for your art’. A performance is hardly seen as credible anymore unless you’ve slept in a dustbin, wrestled a rhinoceros or ate your own poo in preparation. You wanna bag an Oscar?…You must suffer.
How refreshing then, not least for his silky vocal tones, to hear MORGAN FREEMAN’s more laid back approach.
“Some people like to rehearse on camera. Like to get all pumped up. Then they’re happy. I’m not one of those AT ALL.”
“I’m…ready, *looks down at imaginary script for 3 seconds*, let’s go!”
The end result is all that matters.