stars alongside five-time Emmy nominee Sandra Oh
in the BBC America
thriller “Killing Eve
.” Comer plays Villanelle in the series, a psychopathic assassin who becomes preoccupied by Oh’s character, Eve, the woman tracking her down. Both actresses were nominated this week at the Television Critics Awards (TCA).
Comer spoke recently with Gold Derby contributing editor Riley Chow about how she relates to Villanelle in playing her, the growing success of “Killing Eve
” and what she expects from the show’s future. Watch the exclusive video chat above and read the complete interview transcript below.
’ dominates TCA Awards nominations with five
Gold Derby: Jodie Comer, I talked to you last June and you said that you received a call a couple days beforehand and you had a project that you were really excited about, so was that for “Killing Eve
Jodie Comer: No, it wasn’t actually!