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2018 Nov 23

Amy Adams – The journey from big to small screen

Amy Adams – The journey from big to small screen

American psycho-thriller TV series ‘Sharp Objects’ is based on the life of Camille Preaker, an alcoholic journalist, who revisited her hometown in Missouri when she had to report the frightful murder of one preteen girl and the missing of another. As she got home, she had to face her past and the disastrous situation that first pushed her away.

The challenging role of Camille in this eight-episode series was played by Amy Adams. The Hollywood superstar and perpetual Oscar nominee moved from the silver screen to small screen with this role. Amy believes this transition to be an ‘intense experience’.

Early Career

Amy did not have an easy start. She struggled to balance between the roles she played and her real life. Initially, her husband suffered, she suffered, and when her daughter was a young girl, she had some extremely challenging experiences. She never wanted to be the mother who came home but was not present. So, she had to figure something to work it out.

Coping with the Struggles

Amy learned her way through. Today, she gets time to relax, does a lot of meditation and breathing, and sometimes takes moments to just lay down on the set for a while.

Amy also takes assistance from well-known acting coach Warner Loughlin. Warner Loughlin has helped Amy gear up for complicated roles. Amy works with the acting coach before she starts a project. She does not do so for all projects but for the ones that seem to be quite complicated – like Camille or Louise in Arrival.

Amy’s On-Screen Cults
Hollywood has been a preferred target for the cult leaders and staying away for long is not that easy for any superstar. Amy starred in The Master – a Paul Thomas Anderson film centered on a cult known as The Cause, wherein the role of the leader is played by Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Even the cult of Cruel Intentions made a significant impact on the generation of teenagers. It is popularly recognized for marking the first starring role given to Amy.

Amy does not cry easily
In several interviews, Amy has been reported to share that it is very difficult to make her cry. If she is upset, she gets mad. If someone makes her feel sad, she shuts down. Her nature to get upset but not cry has earned her the nickname of Angry Adams. She tends to get extremely precise and angry.

Playing Camille
Sharp Objects required Amy to put on and lose weight. In certain scenes, she had to be completely naked on the screen and also be involved in some sensitive and delicate scenes. Amy dealt with situations with the media in the past, like the Arrival premiere wardrobe malfunction fiasco and she knows how to embrace it all.
In a few scenes, the actress needs to show some vulnerability because of sexual experiences. Amy admits that to carry them off, she would have a sip or two of whiskey just like that of her on-screen character.

2018 Sep 07

Sharp Objects: “Milk” Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: “Milk” Screen Captures

After a ridiculous two-weeks late, our gallery was updated with screen captures of Sharp Objects finale, Milk.

In a show that wasn’t for everyone (I’ve seen people on twitter talking about the slow narrative), one thing was consensual: Amy Adams is a force of nature! She delivered with perfection each nuance about Camille. What’s the name of that pretty thing that will come, for sure? Oh, right, Emmy.

Let’s now wait for her next projects, Backseat is coming in December 21st.

2018 Aug 20

Sharp Objects: “Falling” Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: “Falling” Screen Captures

Our gallery was updated with screen captures of the latest Sharp Objects episode, Falling. Next week we’ll see the end of the story.

Watch the official promo for Milk, the series finale.

2018 Aug 15

Sharp Objects: “Cherry” Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: “Cherry” Screen Captures

Our gallery was updated with screen captures of the latest Sharp Objects episode, Cherry. You can also check below the promo for next week:

2018 Aug 07

Sharp Objects: “Closer” Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: “Closer” Screen Captures

Our gallery was updated with screen captures of the latest Sharp Objects episode, Closer. Check below also the promo for next week.

2018 Jul 30

Sharp Objects: “Ripe” Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: “Ripe” Screen Captures

Our gallery was updated with screen captures from the 4th Sharp Objects episode, Ripe. Also, watch below the teaser for next week’s episode.

2018 Jul 23

Sharp Objects: ‘Fix’ Screen Captures

Sharp Objects: ‘Fix’ Screen Captures

Screen captures of the 3rd ‘Sharp Objects’ episode, titled Fix, are now added in our gallery. I have also uploaded some brand new promotional stills, you can find it following the links below.

Watch the promo for the next week’s episode: