Updated: May 22, 2021 19:07 ist
Washington [US]May 22 (ANI): Hollywood actor Salma Hayek not too long ago spoke about her expertise working with co-star Lady Gaga on the upcoming biographical crime movie ‘House of Gucci’.
In the newest cowl story for Variety, Hayek spoke about working with the singer. “We were talking on the phone and she was already Patrizia. Her accent was perfect,” Hayek stated of attending to know Gaga earlier than filming happened in Italy.
In the film, the ‘Bad Romance’ singer portrays Patrizia Reggiani, the ex-wife of Maurizio Gucci, who was the pinnacle of the Gucci trend home on the time earlier than Patrizia employed a hitman to homicide him in 1995.
Talking about her on-set expertise, Hayek stated, “I think we had a lot of fun reliving scenes that are not even in the movie and she is the ultimate professional, and I could not wait to get on that set. We really couldn’t ‘t wait to get on the set and just do it and do it together and play off of each other.”
Hayek, who portrays Pina Auriemma, a detailed confidante of Patrizia, informed Variety that Gaga is extremely proficient, extremely sensible. She stated, “And she has on top of all that, extra abilities that not every brilliant actor has, which is she’s good with the accent,” Hayek stated. “Of course, she has an amazing ear. She is extraordinary improvising, and not everybody has that. She really embodies the character.”
Adding to it, Hayek stated, “Her level of commitment — I’ve only seen maybe once or twice somebody commit to a character like she does. And she’s also a great team player.”
Hayek additionally revealed she loved the well-known Italian delicacies whereas taking pictures the movie, “I was in Italy and it was like a dream come true. You’re in Rome and you’re in a movie and it’s the rounder you are, the better it is for your character. That to me was nirvana.”
Gaga wrapped filming on House of Gucci earlier this month, sharing a photograph of herself pounding fists with director Ridley Scott on Instagram. In the cption, she wrote “That’s a wrap, Rid,” Gaga wrote alongside the put up, including the hashtag, “#HouseOfGucci.”
The movie, which additionally stars Adam Driver, Al Pacino, Jack Huston, Reeve Carney and Jeremy Irons, relies on the novel ‘The House of Gucci: A Sensational Story of Murder, Madness, Glamor and Greed’ by Sara Gay Forden.
Maurizio and Patrizia married in 1973 and in May 1985, the businessman left his spouse for a youthful lady after 12 years of marriage. Their divorce was finalized in 1991. Then in 1995, Maurizio was shot and killed by a hitman Patrizia employed on the steps outdoors his workplace in Milan.
As per Variety, Patrizia, who grew to become generally known as the “Black Widow,” was convicted of arranging her ex-husband’s homicide in 1998 and sentenced to 29 years in jail. She was launched in October 2016 after serving 18 years in jail because of good behaviour. (ANI)