Mel Did you actually do auditions?
Paul Yeah, yeah. I was outside, with six guys and they all looked like me.
Sue The thing is, it was only these two [Mary and Paul] who had that raw sexual animus. There was a bristling will-they-won’t-they vibe. It’s one of the great ongoing romances of the 21st century.
Anna Straight away they gelled. They got on, and had a different approach.
Sue Perkins wanders in from the floor and stares over the shoulder of Becca, who is testing a forthcoming technical recipe. “Sue’s a very good baker,” Becca says. Sue nods slowly. “I made a treacle cake back here recently. Basically I annoy the shit out of them. Or help out as I call it.” She tells me she made brownies for the crew during one previous shoot. “Although essentially when I’m in here I’m asking one question which is what is this and how can I eat it?”
You should go and read the interview in the second link because they talk about how Mary says she “loves the taste of plums in her mouth” and lots of other stuff like
What’s the downside to such a successful series?Mel There’s only a certain amount of puns you can make about buns.
Sue We started with double entendres about rings and tarts and buns and then you get to the single entendre where you are literally just going round and saying that looks like a penis.
“The only person that should be pardoning anybody is him. Hopefully, the film will bring to the fore what an extraordinary human being he was and how appalling (his treatment was). It’s a really shameful, disgraceful part of our history.”— Benedict Cumberbatch saying something we should keep in mind as we get excited about the film (via cinemaseas)
i hope one day there is a halloween party where daniel radcliffe goes as frodo baggins and elijah wood goes as harry potter
imagine the havoc
imagine the photos
Only if Ian Mckellen goes as Dumbledore and Michael Gambon goes as Gandalf.
Real-life people played by Benedict Cumberbatch.