Lily James Speaks About Her New Role In Pam And Tommy!!
Lily James is an English actress and model. She made her first debut in the British television series “Just William” in the year 2010. Thereafter, she worked in a period drama series titled “Downtown Abbey” which ran from the year 2012 – to 2015.
However, the actress got the breakthrough of her career when she starred in the 2015 Disney’s adaption, live-action Cinderella movie. Later, the actress was seen in plenty of notable works such as 2018 “The Guernsey Literary Potato Peel Pie Society”. In addition to that, she was also seen in 2019 “Yesterday”. Further in 2020, she was part of the Netflix adaption of the classic novel “Rebecca”. Recently, Lily James was seen in a British drama film titled “The Dog” in the year 2021.
The actress was very recently seen in the Romance/ Drama series titled “Pam & Tommy”. The Hulu web series takes inspiration from the real-life story of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee. The story revolves around the couple’s leaked honeymoon sex tape back in the 1990s.
Speaking about the new role she landed Lily James stated that she had to do a lot of research for her role. She also, said that her current role was fully transformative. Further, she added that she went deep into the character’s soul and pulled apart every layer to understand it better. Lily also said that she read Pamela Anderson’s books, and watched every show of hers to get to know her better. Lily also, added apart from reading the character thoroughly she also did her research on the double standards of Hollywood and especially how actresses are constantly scrutinized and criticized in the media.
How Did Lily Prepare For Her Role As Pamela Anderson?
In a recent interview, Lily stated that she worked hard to fit in the gorgeous-looking icon of the 1990s. She had a lot of pressure on her for carrying out a role so huge. Lily was given only a 4- month period to prepare for her role as Pamela Anderson.
Bevan especially created a program for Lily to help her fit into the character as smoothly as possible. Due to the global pandemic, the training to Lily James was given virtually. With no luxury of fancy gyms and gyming equipment due to the lockdown, Lily James worked on her body from the very basic exercises.
However, it wasn’t at all easy for Lily as she was already filing for “What’s Love Got To Do With It” at that time. Therefore, sometimes he had to get up as early as 5:30 am gyming regime, or sometimes the actress worked out after the 16 hours of the shoot day. In one of the interviews, Lily did say with so much of the training she did go from “Zero To Hero” in exercising.
Well, seems like Lily did put on a lot of work to achieve to play the role of the gorgeous Pamela Anderson. We wish the actress very good luck with the show are excited to watch more episodes of it. So that’s all about Lily James and her journey in stepping into the shoes of Pamela Anderson. For more such interesting gossip and updates stay tuned with us!!