Stars in "Hedda Gabler" by Henrik Ibsen
, adapted by Andrew Upton. Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY, March 2006.
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It's part of my job. You can't play Veronica Guerin
s on heavy Strine] sounding like this. It just wouldn't wash. But what I find fascinating about doing an accent - unless it's a farce - is that it's not slapped on. [on doing many accents]
Her father, Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Jr., was born in Texas, to a family that had been based in the American South for many generations. Her grandfather, Robert DeWitt Blanchett, Sr., was born in 1905 in Arkansas, where he was also buried in 1989. Her paternal grandmother, Merle Jenevieve (King), was born in Oklahoma. Her father was of distant French descent; much of Cate's other ancestry is ...
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