The evolution of Halloween costumes for girls…
this is really important
"I never realized how much I missed tormenting the Avatar!"
WEARING HATS INDOORS.
well, a gentleman doesn’t
"And I thought Beifong was grumpy."
"nah we can’t have female leads or characters of colour or gay characters or else our show will bomb"
We’re not friends. And it’s important to me that you acknowledge that.
I said, “The only way I can play someone this hard is for something to be peeled away each week, and the first thing that needs to go is the wig.” I just wanted to deal with her hair. It’s a big thing with African-American women…You start when you’re just a young girl. Do you twist it? Do you leave it natural when it’s so hard to take care of? Then you start wearing wigs but every night before bed you’ve got to take the wig off and deal with your hair underneath. And it’s a part of Annalise that I needed the writers to deal with because I’ve never seen it, ever, on TV and I thought it would be very powerful. It’s part of her mask. - Viola Davis (x)