20 Secrets About The Devil Wears Prada? Groundbreaking

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20 Secrets About The Devil Wears Prada? Groundbreaking

Never before has an actress been so happy to be able to be in the lead role.

For more than a decade years later, Tracie Thoms is still able to recall the anxiety she felt as Meryl Streep said those first, obliquely silent words during The Devil wears Prada table. “We could barely hear her,” said Thoms in the role of graduate student Lily who is the faithful and honest best friend of Ann Hathaway‘s Andy Sachs.

At the beginning, Thoms explained to E! News that she believed her three time Oscar winner was just slogging through the material, while thinking about how she would be uncompromisingly insistent the Runway Editor Miranda Priestly, a not-all-that-loose rendition of Vogue‘s Anna Wintour. “Some actors when they get to table reads, they’re still waiting to do the exploration process of the character,” she explained. “So they’re not trying to make decisions early.”

However, “maybe, a page-and-a-half in,” Thoms told me of the script, which was adapted of Lauren Weisberger‘s hugely popular novel of the same title as a play on her stint as Wintour’s assistant “I was thinking”Oh, no. This is the option. Oh my God it’s the most amazing thing I’ve ever witnessed in my entire life.’ because it made everyone at the table be a part of her, in order to Miranda.”