The idea of not having any control over what you’re doing is terrifying. I was never very rebellious. The one and only bad thing I’ve done is have a super-heroes party when I was 16.
Carey Mulligan photographed by Charlie Carter
Studying is hard and boring. Teaching is hard and boring. So, what you’re telling me is to be bored, and then bored, and finally bored again, but this time for the rest of my life?
[2/5] Five Actresses | Carey Mulligan
"I spent the first five years of my career thinking that everyone behind the camera had little notepads and were marking my performance out of ten."
An Education :
Costume Design: (1) “Early 60s Suburban British Drabness”
…Any impressionable girl is apt to alter her appearance a little to impress a new beau. If that beau happens to be a tall, moneyed and much older Peter Sarsgaard, you can expect a total transformation. This is the metamorphosis at the heart of An Education, where the precocious, 16-year-old schoolgirl Jenny is plucked from early-60s suburban British drabness by the urbane sophisticate David (Sarsgaard), and thrown into a cosmopolitan whirlwind of late-night dinners, fabulous escapades, and dazzling clothes. (x)