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Andreja Pejic Is Ready For Her Hollywood Debut

The model and trans icon Andreja Pejic is making her big screen acting debut in The Girl in the Spider’s Web alongside Claire Foy. Here, ready with Pejic before her Hollywood red carpet premiere.

Released on 11/9/2018

Transcript

00:00
Hello.
00:01
Hi, gorg! How are you?
00:04
I'm good, I'm good, I'm just, you know,
00:07
just trying to find some peace
00:09
in the middle of all of this chaos.
00:11
To go on the red carpet, of a premiere,
00:14
of a film you're in, you know, it's incredible.
00:17
You can thank my mother, I guess.
00:18
She gave me good assets, that I could work with.
00:21
Everything was so heightened, get an A+ on your exam!
00:24
And I'll tell her that,
00:25
if I end up being a good actress, it's cause
00:29
of you and cause I watched you as a child. [laughs]
00:32
And she's like, but that's real for me.
00:33
That wasn't acting, I was going through,
00:35
those are real emotions.
00:36
And I said, so is acting.
00:37
It's a real thing.
00:38
You have to be genuine.
00:39
People were holding posters of the movie
00:43
and they were like, can you sign a poster?
00:44
And I was like, oh my god!
00:46
And they love a blonde.
00:47
Yeah, they do, yeah.
00:48
They're Italian! [laughs]
00:50
I like Italians.
00:50
I like 'em a little crazy.
00:52
I like the passion!
00:54
[background chatter]
00:55
I love this.
00:56
[Man] Yeah.
00:57
We should post this.
00:59
[background chatter]
01:03
[glamorous upbeat music]
01:06
[Man] Oh my god!
01:07
[Woman] Oh my god, that's beautiful!
01:11
[Man] Yes!
01:12
I'm trying to get relaxed before,
01:14
because they'll ask me questions on the carpet.
01:16
[pop music]
01:20
[Woman] Oh, these are really special.
01:22
[background chatter]
01:25
[Woman] I love the dress shoes!
01:27
[Man] Gorgeous.