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For the upcoming Amazon film, writer/director Aaron Sorkin (웨스트 윙) said he received permission from Ball’s daughter, Lucie Arnaz, 에게 “take the gloves off” in the process of portraying her mother.
“We all had lunch together, and she said to me, ‘I know my mother wasn’t an easy woman,'” Sorkin told 할리우드 리포터. “‘Take the gloves off.’ In other words, you can go for it.”
Throughout 리카르도스 되기, the couple clashes behind the scenes of their famous television show 나는 루시를 사랑 as they deal with a range of issues from cultural taboos, political smear and surprising personal accusations. The famous couple was married in 1940 그리고 나중에 분할 1960.
Both Kidman and Bardem’s casting was criticized by some fans, with some taking issue with Bardem, who is Spanish, playing Arnaz, since he was Cuban-American.
하지만, Sorkin has said that casting Kidman and Bardem as the 나는 루시를 사랑 stars was more about Ball and Arnaz as actors rather than their characters on the sitcom.
“I think that the people thought that we’ve cast them as Lucy and Ricky Ricardo,” 소르킨 말했다 오늘 밤 엔터테인먼트 2월에. “The film takes place during a production week of 나는 루시를 사랑 – a Monday table read to Friday audience taping, with a whole bunch of long flashbacks which are telling the story that got us here – and because there’s a table read, there’s rehearsals and then there’s tape night, we do see moments of them being Lucy and Ricky Ricardo.”
리카르도스 되기 극장 개봉 12월. 10 and on Amazon Prime Video Dec. 21.