Anne Hathaway On The Bumpy Ride That Was Les Miserables

With Les Miserables performing well on the big screen, the critics on board and a strong financial return forecasted, the stars can finally sit back and relax after what sounds like an awfully hard production. 

Anne Hathaway - one of the film's many stars - has been talking to The Telegraph about her role in the film, which she described as a mixture of "anxiety, gratitude, excitement and nerves," before admitting that "There wasn't anything about this job that wasn't daunting."

Given the star-studded cast, it wasn't as if Hathaway was the only person feeling the heat to bring such a widely loved stage show to life on the silver screen. "It was exciting to work with everyone, to hear what they were doing," she said "I think hearing how talented everyone else was pushed us all on, pushed me on at least."

For the film, Hathaway had to lose a lot of weight, and even though she's hesitant to talk about that subject too much, so as to not give people tips on quick weight loss, which can be dangerous, she was quick to explain how the dieting affected her moods.

"There was one day when, I kid you not, I picked a fight with him because he wouldn't watch a sunset with me," the actress recalled to The Mirror.  

"I was like, 'Honey, it's the most incredible sunset you've ever seen, we have to go outside right now and see it.' And he was like, 'Honey, I'm on a business call. So just [give me] five minutes.' And I was like, 'Fine. That's great for you.' And I sat there, and I didn't even make it the whole five minutes. I just got up."


Contactmusic

Tags: Anne Hathaway

Advertisement

More Anne Hathaway

Matthew McConaughey: "Interstellar is the Wildest Ride I've Seen on Film"

Matthew McConaughey has called Christopher Nolan's new sci-fi epic Interstellar "wilder than any other ride" seen on screen. Anticipation for the space-exploration blockbuster has been...

Anne Hathaway Recalls Embarrassing Moment At Matthew McConaughey's House Party

Anne Hathaway wanted to get to know her 'Interstellar' co-star Matthew McConaughey better, so when his wife Camila Alves asked her to attend a surprise...

McConaughey's 'Insterstellar' To Screen at 3am as Demand Increases

We're still three weeks away from the release of Christopher Nolan's shadowy movie Interstellar, but speculation is already hotting up regarding the potential of this...

Anne Hathaway Talks About Being Hated At The Height Of Her Success: "I Was In Crisis"

Even though 2013 was a career defining year for Anne Hathaway, mainly for the numerous awards she received for her role in the musical 'Les...

Advertisement

Matthew McConaughey Is The Human Race’s Last Hope In The Stunning ‘Interstellar’ [Trailer + Pictures]

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey is about to embark on a terrifying mission, to find a new home planet for the earth’s inhabitants before time runs...

Interstellar Trailer

Mankind is doomed. Following generations of neglect and a lack of care, the planet Earth is a polluted mess and food supplies have all but...

Anne Hathaway Describes How Fame "F--ked Me Up," And Marriage Being "Insane"

Being one of the top actresses in Hollywood isn't any easy feat to reach, and the journey to get there will have undoubtedly been very...

Interstellar Trailer

Cooper is a pilot and engineer with a huge ambition to save the world. With little discoveries left to be made on Earth and the...

Advertisement

Comments

angeliceyesalso's picture

angeliceyesalso

It's interesting this comment, Adam's business is in California; sunset UK for the time of year would be about sunrise California, so putting the call off for an hour say would allow his business partners time to get to work. Be wary of Anne's comments since she met Adam, they are constantly re-writing history

1 year 10 months ago
Report
View Comments

Anne Hathaway Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Anne Hathaway

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All