Brie Larson looks back on her career, her Oscar win, and reflects on how her Captain Marvel character has influenced her mindset.
“I guess the truth is, for me, no matter what recognition I get, I think I am always going to question myself.” – Brie Larson
“There were many times that I would go into auditions and a casting director would say, ‘It’s really great. Really love what you’re doing, but we’d love you to come back with a jean miniskirt and high heels.” – Brie Larson
The pair spoke about the complexity of the character-driven film and the challenge of ensuring the audience would stay engaged with a film that almost entirely takes place within one room.
Held captive for years in an enclosed space, a woman (Brie Larson) and her 5-year-old son (Jacob Tremblay) finally gain their freedom, allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time
Take a look at The Hollywood Reporter’s great new actress roundtable interview featuring Jennifer Lawrence (Joy), Cate Blanchett (Carol, Truth), Helen Mirren (Trumbo, Woman in Gold), Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs), Carey Mulligan (Suffragette), Jane Fonda (Youth), Brie Larson (Room) and Charlotte Rampling (45 Years).
Larson felt it was important to show the gritty reality of Ma, even in her wardrobe.
“I thought my path was going to be as a writer, but I’m pretty happy doing it as an actor.” – Jake Johnson
Trainwreck: Since she was a little girl, it’s been drilled into Amy’s (Amy Schumer) head by her rascal of a dad (Colin Quinn) that monogamy isn’t realistic.
Brie Larson on How Her Career as an Actress Has Changed: “Before I had to spend so much time auditioning and proving myself”
For a few years Brie Larson was one of those “I know that actress!” people.…
The Gambler: Jim Bennett (Academy Award®-nominee Mark Wahlberg) is a risk taker. Both an English…
Brie Larson, a 23-year-old who’s quickly being considered a rising star, has already built up…
Brie Larson is an actress on a hot streak in Hollywood. The 23-year-old has grown…
Trailer: Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Writing and Directorial Debut, ‘Don Jon’, also starring Scarlett Johansson
In Theaters: October 18th
In theaters: September 9th, 2011