Friday, November 12, 2010


"I felt it was a weird thing that every time you ask for a strong female role, it's written in this strange way where it uses sexuality far too much," she explains. "Or it's all about being a woman and beating a man. So it wasn't a surprise to me that the only way to do a strong female role properly was to not have originally written for a woman."
--Angelina Jolie, on playing Evelyn Salt, which was originally Edwin Salt, before Tom Cruise turned down the part.


  1. Yes. Gotta see that movie. Meanwhile, I've been thinking about Megamind, and what a step backward that was for the awesome Tina Fey.
    Just posted on that issue.

  2. She's just gained a few notches of respect from me.