Isabelle Huppert Interview – Elle – “the real risk is acting in bad movies”
Isabelle Huppert has long been one of France’s leading film stars. But she still has the same exuberance and shy smile of a teenage “gamine” who was 18 when she launched her acting career in Paris.
Q: You didn’t see the role as a risky one?
HUPPERT: That is different. I’m often asked why I play risky roles. But the real risk is acting in bad movies. I think the great directors give you the freedom to give the best performances…