Vanessa Kirby Quotes
Everybody has an image of [princess Margaret], to a certain extent. But I felt it would have been harder if we were playing them as they are now. In a way, I don’t know how much of a living memory we as a collective have of them in the ’50s, when Margaret was 21 and this sort of Elizabeth Taylor. You don’t think of your grandparents as being teenagers. You just can’t – your brain just can’t go there!
Some of the biographies [of princess Margaret] were really sensationalist, News of the World sorts, but they were great because they also gave first and secondhand accounts of her at home. The butlers come forward and give little moments, some of which you discard and some which ring somehow true and you use.