Carrie Preston – I got my first big…

I got my first big paycheck for ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding.’ This was in the…


“I got my first big paycheck for ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding.’ This was in the days when you actually did get paid to have a supporting role. It just doesn’t happen like that anymore, but this was in the ’90s. It was the golden age!”
-Carrie Preston

Carrie Preston – That’s What She Said’ is…

That’s What She Said’ is not Hollywood’s standard picture of women: preternaturally gorgeous, wedding obsessed…


“‘That’s What She Said’ is not Hollywood’s standard picture of women: preternaturally gorgeous, wedding obsessed, boy crazy, fashion focused, sexed up ‘girl’ women. These are real women, comically portrayed, who are trying to wrestle with the very expectations of womanhood that Hollywood movies set up.”
-Carrie Preston

Carrie Preston – Back in 2004, Kellie Overbey…

Back in 2004, Kellie Overbey handed me her play ‘Girl Talk’ to read. I fell…


“Back in 2004, Kellie Overbey handed me her play ‘Girl Talk’ to read. I fell in love with her brutally delicious humor and the fearlessly deft way in which she drew her characters. They jumped off the page and begged me to give them a space in which to stomp around.”
-Carrie Preston