Les Mis Movie Meme: 10 songs (2/10) - I Dreamed a Dream
Les Mis Movie Meme: 9 characters (8/9) - Fantine
The Characters of Les Miserables- Fantine
There’s a child who sorely needs me.
Please Monsieur, she’s but that high.
Holy God, is there no mercy?
If I go to jail she’ll die.
“I wanted to find those actors, who when they sung, you felt in your heart it was their first choice method of communication.” - Tom Hooper
a peek at what I’m working on right now :)
For Annie Hathaway, this is an extraordinary dream story. Her mother was the stand-in for Fantine on the American tour. When I auditioned Annie in New York I knew how much it meant to her, and of course I tried not to be swayed by it because it had to be about the performance. Luckily the performance showed the years of yearning, in a way. - Tom Hooper