Nicole Kidman Wants To Do A Comedy: ‘They Always Say I’m Not Funny’
Nicole Kidman may be an Oscar-winning dramatic starlet presently earning congratulations for her raw, jaw-dropping efficiency in HBO’s “Big Little Lies” and Oscar-nominated turn in “Lion”– however what she ‘d truly want to do is a comedy.Speaking to reporters Saturday at the Tv Critics Association press tour to promote her approaching role in the new season of” Top of the Lake “, Kidman expressed a desire to show off her funny chops.
“They constantly say I’m not funny. So I would love to be able to do a funny,” Kidman admitted.
“I never ever get provided them. I’m constantly provided dramas. You understand, as I keep saying, at this stage in my life, I am so up for anything,” she added. “So I’m just at that place where I’m, like, I wish to attempt it. I’m willing to fall flat on my face. I know ways to return up once again. I want to get back up again, however I wish to simply keep trying things.”
In reality, Kidman revealed that when it concerns pratfalls and physical comedy, her existing funny motivation is her daughter. “I’m finding out that things from my child,” said Kidman. “I have a 9 year old who, I make certain, has Lucille Ball in her. I’m finding out a lot of physical funny from my nine-year-old daughter right now.”
Speaking to a group of press reporters after the session, Kidman stated was a big fan of sitcoms such as “I Love Lucy”, and revealed that her dad loved checking out MAD Publication.
“The thing that makes me near to individuals is laughing with them, I like it,” she added.Kidman will be
seen in the 3rd season of Jane Campion’s well-known drama series, “Top of the Lake”, playing the adoptive mother of the now-teenage lady provided up for adoption by cops detective Robin Griffin (Elisabeth Moss, “The Handmaid’s Tale”).
“Top of the Lake: China Girl” is set to make its Canadian debut on Oct. 25.