Carey Mulligan Interview: “I want to be in jeans and trainers, and I’m not going back on that.” – ‘Mudbound’

When you compare her performance as a damaged mother living in 40’s Mississippi and then listen to her cut-glass Home Counties speech, it’s testament to Carey Mulligan’s sheer prowess as an actress.  But the 32-year-old had a strict routine to help her acquire a flawless Southern drawl.

“With my vocal coach, who I’ve worked with for a year, I actually picked this woman and listened to tapes of her for months and months. Just over and over,” she explains, gently flattering the creases in her sheer pleated black skirt. Was it someone famous, I ask?

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