Vogue‘s December cover star, Phoebe Waller- Bridge is HOT! According to the just-off-the-press issue,
“Waller-Bridge was in New York at the end of a monthlong stay in America. The trip had begun in Los Angeles, where she attended the Emmys. She had been the star of the night, taking home the awards for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series and outstanding writing for a comedy series. Killing Eve, a voluptuous thriller that she created (her synopsis, “murder, murder, good hair,” is as good as any), also garnered nine nominations.
“Well, this is just getting ridiculous!”
Waller-Bridge said, from the stage, after Fleabag won for outstanding comedy series.
… she has quickly gathered as much momentum as one could hope to have in Hollywood. There are the Emmys, the role in Solo: A Star Wars Story, the fact that Daniel Craig recruited her to punch up the script of No Time to Die, the forthcoming James Bond movie. She was chary about the financial details of the Amazon deal, while making it clear, in an understated fashion, that it had not left her wanting. When I asked about equal pay, she replied,
‘My agents are very hot on that, and then they know that I feel really strongly about it. So, yeah, all those conversations happened.’
She is writing a feature film, which she wants to direct, based on an idea that hit her one morning, like a “bolt out of the blue,” just after she finished Fleabag. Exactly what it’s about is a closely -guarded secret…
Read the full interview here and see her 73 Questions below.
(Photo, Ethan Jones; via Vogue)