IвЂ™m pretty fascinated with grief and also the various kinds of grieving that individuals simply take. I believe that very nearly everyone else who has got lost some body вЂ” especially if theyвЂ™ve destroyed some body really suddenly вЂ” has this typical connection with saying, вЂњI became regarding the subway and thought We saw my hubby or my father,вЂќ and theyвЂ™re operating after this individual, and feel just like an idiot when it’snвЂ™t them.
[For вЂњThe Widow,вЂќ] we really desired to know very well what occurred with Georgia. The way in which it works in television now’s you are sent by them 2 or 3 episodes to obtain your appetite whetted. You need to say yes or no predicated on that. You then head to Southern Africa to find out whatвЂ™s when you look at the episode that is next it is too late to give up.
It had been really a jump of faith. I happened to be just one mother for the time that is really long. [Beckinsale, that is divorced from вЂњUnderworldвЂќ director Len Wiseman, possesses child from the past relationship with star Michael Sheen.] Even though my daughter had been a teen, i needed become home or within shouting distance. Then when she went down to college, we said, вЂњNow, i will have a task in Africa or Asia, or I am able to perform a play by having a longish run.вЂќ
That which was the absolute most challenging area of the experience?
It had been a really role that is emotionally intense a grueling six-month shoot in South Africa.