Annabelle Wallis loved to “make fun” of Keira Knightley on the set of “Silent Night”.
The 37-year-old actress stars alongside Keira and enjoyed the chance to work in the festive film alongside her.
Annabelle told Digital Spy, “I’m such a fan of Keira Knightley. I love her so much. It was the simplest task to pander and adore her. There was such a mix of established names and people who were coming into the industry that I’m so excited to see flourish, and what they do next. “
The ‘Malignant’ star plays Sandra in the film, who follows a group of old friends who gathered for Christmas amid the environmental disaster for mankind and she admits the film has added relevance given the chaos of the coronavirus pandemic.
Annabelle explained, “It was life imitating art. We were making this movie with that kind of impending doom and while we were shooting it the world was stopping around us. We were so lucky to have it. such an amazing team that kept us all safe. “
She continued, “It was weird, I think, also for its release, too, to wonder how people are going to react to that. Is it too close to home? But I think people are ready.
“I think it’s a reminder that we are still not out of the woods, especially in the area of climate. There is still work to be done.”
Annabelle admits she was thrilled to take on the role of “completely honest” Sandra in the Camille Griffin movie which also stars Matthew Goode, Lily-Rose Depp and Roman Griffin Davis.
The ‘Peaky Blinders’ star said: “I think there is a Sandra in all of us. The great beauty of someone like Sandra is that she is so incapable of being completely honest. speaks the voice in his head, even if it is inappropriate.
“I love the playful, cheeky characters. I think she’s fun. I think she’s probably the most undoable of the bunch and therefore, I wanted to play her even more. I think having her as a voice. to highlight some current issues was a great thing to tackle as an actress. “