Secrets & Lies (1996)
the ladies of The Paradise ► Miss Audrey [4/5]
How to make an entrance by Emma Thompson
I’ve ruined this very careful hairdo, it took hours! I’ve got a stylist back there probably taking cyanide now.
This may sound mad, but you sort of assume that no one’s going to watch what you do. You go on set, have a lovely time, and then you forget anyone’s going to see it. So it’s always a bit of a shock to be recognized. I get terribly embarrassed.
- Olivia Colman
Favourite Characters → Caroline Elliot
Sod off, you little prick, do you really think you can humiliate me? Go for it, genius, spread a few rumours, it’ll say more about you than it ever will about me; this is 2012! I’m single, she’s single, we’re adults, we had a fling: the ladies have landed! Quite a long time ago, in fact; get over it! She spoke to you because she was upset and this is how you respond. Bad move. And shame on you as well. Leave the door open on your way out.
“ Penelope Garcia: Okay, you know how on Star Trek when Captain Kirk asked McCoy to do something totally impossible, and McCoy says, “Dammit, Jim, I’m a doctor not a miracle worker?”
Derek Morgan: Hey, what are you telling me? Not to expect a miracle?
Penelope Garcia: No, I’m saying I’m not a doctor. “
20 years later