It's a genuine crossroads at the point that I play it.So I think it's important for people to know that she is deeply struggling with this moral conundrum, but not necessarily know whether she is going to find the strength of character to truly absolve herself of this responsibility and find Atonement.I just thought, why didn't they get someone like Kate Bosworth, if that's what they wanted?An actress like that wouldn't worry about whether or not the political ideas were being sensitively or subtly dealt with. This was a lot of information for someone who is no expert on the Middle East to take in, but it was all absolutely necessary to understanding the situation in Syria.
It felt like daily aerobics.[on her co-star Charlie Hunnam while filming Nicholas Nickleby (2002)] He is a beautiful looking man but you are soon sitting down between scenes, having a cigarette, comparing blisters and talking about your agent.[on the Olympics] I do think the Olympics are a curiously male obsession. And I'm really bad at that.[on the project Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights (2004)] The filmmakers were obsessed with having someone skinny.
She played the title role in the 2009 TV mini-series Emma.
Garai has won prizes in the London Critics Circle Film Awards as well as the National Board of Review.
I'm very much into self-improvement - particularly with cinema.
I've just started watching Hitchcock films and I recently saw Michael Moore's Bowling for Columbine (2002), which was a revelation for me.