May 26, 2024 4:28 am

Aubrey Plaza Calls Megalopolis a 'Beautiful Nightmare,' Francis Ford Coppola Disagrees
Aubrey Plaza Calls Megalopolis a 'Beautiful Nightmare,' Francis Ford Coppola Disagrees

Aubrey Plaza Calls Megalopolis a ‘Beautiful Nightmare,’ Francis Ford Coppola Disagrees

Aubrey Plaza‘s initial reaction to Francis Ford Coppola’s Megalopolis was misunderstood by the acclaimed director. Before casting her as journalist Wow Platinum in his passion project, Coppola sent Plaza the script and encouraged her to consider the role carefully. After quickly reading the script, she wrote to the director and described it as a “beautiful nightmare,” a phrase that didn’t quite resonate with the legendary director. During a recent interview with Deadline, Plaza shared:

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​Aubrey Plaza, who portrays Wow Platinum in Francis Ford Coppola’s Megalopolis, says her initial reaction to the film was refuted by the director. Read More