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Scarlett Johansson has discussed the experience of playing Janet Leigh in Hitchcock. The actress plays Psycho star Janet Leigh in the upcoming biopic, which explores the troubled production of Sir Alfred Hitchcock's 1960 thriller. Sir Anthony Hopkins stars as the iconic director, and Johansson explained to Flicks and Bits that Leigh in many ways broke the mould of Hitchcock's traditional leading lady. "She was different in that she was married to Tony Curtis and she had three children, so she didn't quite fit that category of 'impossible to reach blonde'," Johansson said. "She truly was unavailable because she was a wife and a mother and was (more) »


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