“I didn’t want to play crazy. That’s not bipolar, and it’s not Carrie. I wanted to play ‘Carrie who occasionally becomes unhinged’.”
“Playing someone with bipolar and taking the mystery out of that is a responsibility I don’t take lightly,” she says.
“I really spent a lot of time doing my research to make it a specific portrayal and not just a generalised portrait of being crazy.”
Yes, I have found another reason to respect Claire Danes.
Read the entire article from the Aussie Daily Telegraph here.