Elizabeth Banks spoke to E Online recently and discussed, among other things, her first meeting with Catching Fire director Francis Lawrence. She of course did not reveal specifics of this first encounter, but see excerpt below for what she did say.
“Let me tell you what’s fun—to have the job before the director!” Banks told me at the Maui Film Festival, where she was honored with this year’s Navigator Award.
“That has never happened ever in my life,” she said.
She added with a big laugh, “Going into that meeting, I was like, ‘I have the job. You tell me what you’re going to do, buddy—cause I’m already in this hit movie.'”
Banks and Lawrence met for coffee. “We talked about where the movie is going,” she said. “It was great.” No, she’s not spilling on any specifics.
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