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And Now a Word from Our Sponsor Completed
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Hemingway & Gellhorn
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Highland Park Completed
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Price Check Completed
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February 11, 2013 - Parker Posey Tapped for New NBC Show
NBC has cast Christina Ricci and Parker Posey to star in two new comedy pilots the network is considering for the new season.
Posey will take the female lead in an upcoming comedy from DJ Nash. The sitcom, from Nash and Jason Bateman, will focus on “a son who idolizes his blind father and is bemused by his mother’s (Posey) newfound adolescence who watches his family come closer together post-divorce,” according to the report.
November 4, 2012 - Parker Posey Turned Down Girl, Interrupted Role
Parker Posey turned down the role in Girl, Interrupted which won Angelina Jolie an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.
The Dazed and Confused star was one of the actresses being courted for the part of sociopath Lisa Rowe in the 1999 drama, which also featured Winona Ryder and Whoopi Goldberg, but Posey confesses she didn’t want to figure out her complicated character so she rejected the chance to audition.
She tells Cnn.com, “What I did pass on that may surprise you is Girl, Interrupted. The Angelina Jolie role… I just didn’t care enough about it. I don’t know. There was something about it. They probably wanted me to audition and I didn’t feel like doing it, or maybe they wanted me to jump through hoops and I didn’t feel like doing it.
“Honestly, I just didn’t care about it enough to be grounded in it… And she won the Academy Award! Isn’t that funny?”