Sunday, March 4, 2012

TED Talk 2023

A slick piece of viral marketing from Ridley Scott:

1 comment:

David Chute said...

From Prometheus

‘I’m running around in underwear’ – Naomi on Prometheus

Posted December 10, 2011

by Jonesy

In a recent interview with the New York Times, Naomi briefly mentioned Prometheus and gave a little more information out.

In June she will star as a scientist with a deep faith in God in Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus,” his fiercely guarded science-fiction offshoot of “Alien” for which he cast her from their first meeting. “I didn’t tell her but decided she would be the female lead in ‘Prometheus,’ ” he wrote in an e-mail. “My first impression was how different she was from the person in ‘Dragon.’ I realized here was a great actress. The real thing.” Directing her, he added, was one of the best experiences he has had. “It’s my first big American movie in which she’s the heart,” Ms. Rapace said of her character, Elizabeth Shaw. “She’s the one you follow to the end.” Ms. Rapace’s unwillingness to shrink from physical torment — “In some scenes, I’m running around in underwear, doing things that are quite hard core,” she said of Elizabeth

Sounds a little like Ripley.