In the years since, she has also found her voice, speaking out about her brush with Harvey Weinstein, how the gender pay gap affects her — and just how many mints she and Pitt went through to film their big love scene. The actor, then 26, played the lead in the romantic drama Meet Joe Black opposite a very charming, very blond Brad Pitt, who was arguably at the height of his fame. Yet things have come full circle for Forlani, as the year-old finds herself starring in Five Feet Apart , a film about a girl who cannot be with the boy she loves. This time though, she plays the mother of one of the star-crossed lovers. You were born and raised in England and your husband was born and raised in Scotland [the couple has homes in London and LA]. Yet both of you imitate the American accent really well in your films.
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Claire Antonia Forlani born 17 December is an English actress. She became known in the mids for her leading role in the film Mallrats , and in the Jean-Michel Basquiat biopic Basquiat. In , she achieved wide recognition for starring in the fantasy romance film Meet Joe Black During her six years at the school, she also studied dance, which led to performances on stage in The Nutcracker and Orpheus in the Underworld. Forlani's parents moved to San Francisco in , in order to allow for wider casting opportunities in Hollywood films.
‘Meet Joe Black’ Goes Viral After 21 Years Thanks to Brad Pitt’s Insane Car Accident Scene
I first watched this movie with my mom right after her dad died, and we sobbed the entire way through, both of us finding our own connections to the story of a beloved father Hopkins leaving his daughter Claire Forlani behind as she, uh … well, as she falls in love with the Grim Reaper. Much like The OA , this movie is embarrassing to describe out loud. To this day, even the first few notes of the sweeping score bring me to tears.
It was the second pairing of Hopkins and Pitt after their film Legends of the Fall. The film received mixed reviews from critics. Billionaire media mogul Bill Parrish is considering a merger between his company and another media giant, and is about to celebrate his 65th birthday with an elaborate party planned by his eldest daughter, Allison.