Genevieve Angelson Hits Broadway with Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce

Pig trainer from "Beasts of the Southern Wild" to star in "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike."
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She's -- young talented and making her Broadway debut alongside some of -- the biggest. Stars her name is Genevieve -- -- -- if you can believe it she just graduated from Tisch school of the arts and has already landed a big role on Broadway she plays. The part of Nina in Banja and Sonia and Masha and -- Opposite Sigourney Weaver and David Hyde Pierce take a look. I write my own version of that play -- related how NCAA get. We'll be there on home until water. I feel so sorry that you and I say they are so -- Bless his heart and yes. He -- I don't know it -- and aren't. Even so he. You don't Wear. In. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Yeah. So lucky to have identity -- -- could hear the -- -- of the -- and doing well congratulations. To you. Near Broadway debut are you excited. It's astonishing. It's really exciting it happened so quickly and tell us how it did happen because you just graduated from drama school and I'm ray movement that's -- an especially -- program. And actually got this part while doing and general Ford Daniels means -- casting director at Lincoln Center and I got it Tiffany is the play takes place. On my character's name day. In and I actually got her on my birthday have to worry you graduate what are -- president out with a if it loosely based on the Chekhov play. It is is slammed it is those -- in my character is the most directly transplanted -- -- -- -- -- I think -- from the scene -- And -- to young girl dying to be an actress -- is absolutely. In love with Sigourney Weaver's character and -- -- -- -- gets to -- how exciting and speaking it's sort of -- -- imitating -- I would imagine living working with Sigourney -- and David Hyde -- how exciting about what's so exciting in its -- master class and -- and -- just any school what I feel -- -- -- Beginning to learn certain answer every day from these people and -- -- also just. And the person is such a wrong model because she is. Just she's been married to turn you know twenty something years just -- and huge crash and her husband -- little daughter she's not to make great courage crisis is not just degree actors just to re. There's been so nice to hear and she plays a sort of vein -- larger than life actor at the right we're just so opposite from her. And an -- so don't carry anything living. Agreement people don't know is that justice really silly and really deemed to have a good time -- decently and went crazy about it yet she is such that sort of serious. Alien percent -- that I actually go. Not helped by now you are also working on a film without re think just finished shooting -- I'm Jonah Hill on this movie true story -- -- protection and it's me me and it's really exciting it is really rethink and tell us about your character on the movie I played her aunt Tina comments she's a young up and coming reporter at the -- times and she works -- -- Jonas character and and just. Really looks after. Sir just to be mean -- -- -- put a lot of girls right now our new and looking up to be involved guests. As high REI will also open an interesting thing about your past that we learned that at one point. You weren't paid patent trainer and he thought why is that -- tell -- is true diet and peace in the second Wilde Oscar nominated I would like nine something to do -- -- Now I I trains that -- in the special and how that come about well. Pretty much everyone who worked on the movie went to -- in college just news -- want to Wesleyan. And all knew -- director and island and my girlfriend Kate called new appointments and I'm in New Orleans we're gonna make this movie can you trying to -- him down. I Lewis it was just it is actually I mean a second being -- where it's and that's the best job -- -- There are trying to make things just weren't on they are at this. But did not -- that there -- so that they you the biggest thing you have to do was teach them did not want her runaway premiums why would meet them. Check of -- is. And ordered against them there and that nothing is secret to your check box in -- Genevieve into them thank you so much for talking to us and congratulations again on all your success thinking as we await you on the red carpet.

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