Super-talented Tatiana Maslany was nominated for an Emmy for her role in Orphan Black recently, and last night (July 26) on The Late Late Show she joined James Corden to talk about it.
Or perhaps that should read roles. Orphan Black fans- or the Clone Club, as they’re better known – will tell you she plays all the clones of the main character, as well as main character Sarah Manning herself. At last count, that brings the number of roles she plays to 12.
But what James and fellow guest Mike Birbiglia wanted to know was, how on earth does she play them at the same time? Specifically, that four-clone dinner scene at the end of season three.
Here’s Tatiana explaining the levels of concentration required, and the last thing you need being a sugar high:
Impressed? You should be. Expect to see a lot more of Tatiana in upcoming months: She’s got not one but two feature films out this year, Two Lovers and a Bear alongside Life‘s Dane DeHaan and The Other Half with Downton Abbey‘s Tom Cullen, and she recently started filming in Boston for Stronger, a film adaptation of a memoir by Jeff Bauman (played by Jake Gyllenhaal), who lost his legs in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
And in case you’re not already astonished by Tatiana’s talent, here’s a closer look at that famous four-clone scene:
The fifth and final season of Orphan Black will air on BBC AMERICA in 2017.Read More