Midsommar might have been the function that made Florence Pugh, it was not for ‘The White Lotus’ star Haley Lu Richardson.
Haley Lu Richardson snubbed the chance to star in Ari Aster’s iconic horror movie Midsommar, the actress lately revealed.
Talking on Within the Envelope: The Actor’s Podcast Haley Lu Richardson admitted that regardless of being moved by the script, she rejected the undertaking.
“I bear in mind studying it; it was such a well-written, creepy script,” Richardson stated. “I truly nonetheless have not seen the film as a result of I form of cannot deliver myself to look at it. They wished to fulfill me….”
Richardson divulged she handed up on the movie as a result of she had had sufficient of disturbing movies after starring within the 2016 psychological thriller Break up; a few mentally ailing man who abducts teenage women.
“I had truly completed Break up, I believe, a 12 months or two earlier than,” Richardson stated.
“And I used to be like, I do not wish to do one other disturbing film proper now. I simply do not have it in me, going round and crying at these disturbing issues. It wasn’t one thing that I wished, and I felt actually strongly about that. So I did not even take the assembly.”
She acknowledged that Midsommar has develop into a basic and Florence Pugh was outstanding because the lead, however she believes every part occurs for a cause. Regardless of not taking the function, Richardson’s profession has taken off following ‘The White Lotus‘.
Richardson performs Portia in The White Lotus; private assistant to Tanya McQuoid, (Jennifer Coolidge) who joins Tanya and her reluctant husband Greg (Jon Gries), on their trip to a lavish Sicilian resort.
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