We spoke with Jodie Comer on the occasion of the release of “Free Guy” in theaters on August 11th. The actress shares the bill with Ryan Reynolds in this effective entertainment. Interview to discover in the video below.
The Jodie Comer revelation
Jodie comer rose to prominence outside the UK with the series The White Princess (2017) then obviously with Killing Eve (2018). In the role of the killer Villanelle, the actress excels. And it didn’t take long for the cinema to take an interest in her. So, she quickly appeared in Star Wars, Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker to play Rey’s mother. Then it is Ridley scott who chose her for two of her next films, The Last Duel and Kitbag. An impressive ascent also punctuated by Free Guy, action comedy in which she gives the reply to Ryan reynolds.
What’s this Free Guy ?
Inside, she’s Millie, a programmer who decides to play a video game Free City to try to find the code of another game that she had created before. With her Molotov Girl avatar, she crosses paths with other players and NPCs (non-player character). Come then Guy (Ryan Reynolds) an NPC who will develop awareness and change the rules of the game. scalable artificial intelligence will then collaborate with Molotov Girl.
If Ryan Reynolds is the star of Free Guy, delivering a performance of which he has the secret, Jodie Comer is not left out. The actress performs in this double role which allows her to combine different registers between comedy and action. On the occasion of the film’s release, we were able to speak with her to talk about her preparation, but also her relationship with Ryan Reynolds. She explains to us in video in one article how the Deadpool performer works, the energy he puts into his role and the speed at which his brain can go.
Jodie Comer also delivers us his vision of the film. For her, Free Guy, is not just an action comedy but also has a background with a philosophical questioning. We also talked about it in our review. And we invite you to visit the theaters to discover this entertainment smarter than it looks.