NINE Star Fergie Chats Love Letters from 'Guido' to PopEater
PopEater.com reports that Black Eyed Peas lead singer and pop star Fergie revealed how far her NINE co-star Daniel Day-Lewis gets into character during a press conference on November 15 at The Waldorf Astoria in New York when she detailed her experience of getting love letters from the acclaimed actor written as his character Guido.
"Daniel is very charming. I'd go into my dressing room, and I'd find this little note. I'd open it, and it would be Guido's stationary. He would write me little notes as Guido. They were very cute and very charming."
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NINE will have a limited release on December 18th in New York and Los Angeles and will then go on wide release on December 25th.
The big screen adaptation of NINE THE MUSICAL stars Daniel Day-Lewis, Penelope Cruz and Nicole Kidman. The all-star cast is directed by Rob Marshall, who also helmed critically-acclaimed 2002 musical Chicago - which garnered six Academy Awards, including a Best Supporting Actress nod for Catherine Zeta-Jones. Daniel Day-Lewis replaced the previously attached Javier Bardem in the leading role of Guido Contini, Bardem left the project citing exhaustion. Marion Cotillard, Kate Hudson, Stacy "Fergie" Ferguson, Sophia Loren and Judi Dench star in the film as well. Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit and music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and is based off of Fredrico Fellini's movie 8 1/2. The play tells the story of a highly stressed director living in VenIce Trying to juggle all of the women in his life.