The British-born Brit, 39, said in an interview to The Sunday Times that she made the film with the best intentions. However, it was a mistake.
Mexico city. –Eddie Redmayne, an actor, admitted that he had participated in the film “Danish Girl” which earned him the Oscar nomination 2015 for best actor. It was his biggest mistake.
The British, 39 year old, said in an interview with The Sunday Times “I won’t do this (the role) now.” I made the movie with the best intentions. But, it was a mistake.
“The greatest discussion about casting frustration is that many people don’t have seats at the table. These discussions will not stop unless there is a balance.
This documentary tells the story of Lili Elbe, a Danish transgender artist. She was the first person to have sex reassignment surgically performed in history. The LGBTQ+ community criticized her for not choosing a transgender actor.
The star of two Fantastic Beasts movies, Alicia Vikander, stated in 2015 that he was proud to have been one of the actors in Tom Hooper’s project. Alicia Vikander also participated as Elbe’s wife Gerda Wegner Among them, he won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for the project.
Redmayne pointed out that Lana Wachowski (the legendary Matrix director) consulted on transgender issues and that she was transgender herself in 2010. This contributed to her role. Prepare.
The discussion about the artist’s work in “The Danish Girl” stems from his recent project “The Cabaret Show”, in which he played a master of ceremonies known for playing drag queens, and promised that this would be with him. You’re performing it completely differently. Live to the Elbe
“This character is unlike any other I have ever read. It cannot be typed.” He said that he would ask others to examine it before making any judgments. It is worth noting, however, that this role was often played by queer actors in the past. Into life.
Redmayne has kept distance from JK Rowling in order to demonstrate that she cares about the transgender community. Redmayne worked with Rowling to create a movie about animals and the existence of biological genders. It was widely criticized by transgender and Transgender people.
Joe’s comments are not my opinion. Trans women are trans women, trans men and women are both women. Non-binary identities can be valid. They just want to be peaceful. “Now is the time to do that,” she stated. Last year.