Replaced Chotzi Foley as Electra, the stripper who's electrifyin' without even tryin', in the original Broadway production of Gypsy.
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Margo [[Martindale]] said, 'I have this great script, but I'm too young for it, and, oh, my God, June, you're perfect for it'. She was right about the script being good. My mouth just hung open as I read it.
Even though she had worked with director Alexander Payne
in About Schmidt
(2002) over 10 years before, Payne initially rejected Squibb for her starring role in Nebraska
(2013) because he didn't see her as Kate. Eventually, Payne did allow Squibb to audition on video, doing one assigned scene two ways, and it won her the job.