Matthew McConaughey, Chris Pine, & Michael Shannon Audition for Dolly Parton’s Role in 9 to 5

Matthew McConaughey, Chris Pine, and Michael Shannon read the famous scene from 9 to 5 where Dolly Parton tells her boss she'll turn him "from a rooster to a hen with one shot."

Released on 8/10/2018

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Matthew McConaughey, Chris Pine, Michael Shannon

Lynn Hirschberg

Nickolas James, Sheena Rao, Evan Cohen, Chelsea Bo, David Rodriguez, Brain Rainwater, Silvestre Rios, Chris Dawson

Transcript

00:00
My name is Chris Pine.
00:01
I'm Matthew McConaughey.
00:02
My name is Michael Shannon.
00:03
I'm here to audition for the role of Doralee.
00:07
In the film 9 to 5, played by Dolly Parton.
00:10
[woman laughing]
00:18
So, you've been telling everybody
00:21
that I've been sleeping with ya, huh?
00:23
[sighing]
00:25
Well, that explains it.
00:27
That's why these people treat me
00:28
like some dimestore floozy.
00:30
Like some dimestore floozy.
00:32
Like some dimestore floozy.
00:34
They think I'm screwing the boss!
00:36
Ooh, and you just love it, don't ya?
00:38
It gives you some sort of cheap thrill
00:39
like knocking over pencils and picking up papers, huh?
00:42
Get your scummy hands off me!
00:45
Get your fucking scummy hands off of me.
00:47
Look, I've been straight with you
00:48
since the first day I got here.
00:50
And I put up with all your pinching, and staring,
00:52
and chasing me around the desk 'cause I need this job.
00:55
You know, but this is it.
00:56
This is the last straw!
00:58
Look, I've got a gun out there in my purse.
01:02
And up until now, I've been forgiving and forgetting
01:04
'cause was the way I was brought up,
01:05
but I'm gonna tell you one thing.
01:07
If you ever say another word about me or make another
01:09
indecent proposal, I'm gonna go get that gun of mine.
01:12
And I'm gonna change you from a rooster
01:13
to a hen with one shot.
01:15
With one shot.
01:16
With one shot. [laughing]
01:19
And don't think I can't do it.
01:22
[mimics gun firing]
01:23
[Woman] Fucking amazing!
01:25
That was amazing!
01:26
How'd we do, all right?
01:27
[Woman] You got the part!
01:28
Yes!
01:29
[Woman] I wanna see that movie! [laughing]