Julie Andrews reveals she and the kid actors from The Sound of Music nonetheless keep in contact: ‘We just bonded so onerous that I feel we’re household’
Julie Andrews has remained on the coronary heart of her The Sound of Music household.
In an interview on the Today present, the 86-year-old actress was questioned about why she and the younger actors who performed the Von Trapp children in The Sound of Music had remained shut.
‘We do preserve in contact, however not on a extremely common foundation, I imply, Christmases, possibly birthdays and actually get-togethers, however we just bonded so onerous that I feel we’re household anyway.’
Family: Julie Andrews has remained near her The Sound of Music household. ‘We do preserve in contact… Christmases, possibly birthdays and actually get-togethers, however we just bonded so onerous that I feel we’re household anyway’
That was actually delivered to bear just lately when the 5 surviving actors took day trip from their busy lives to attend the Los Angeles ceremony honoring the actress with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Film Institute earlier this month.
Julie starred as Maria, a novice nun who was despatched to be a governess to the Von Trapp children, however ended up changing into their stepmother, in the traditional musical.
Cast members Nicholas Hammond, 72, Duane Chase, 71, Angela Cartwright, 69, Debbie Turner, 65 and Kym Karath, 63 all have fond recollections of their time on the set.
Telling all: In an interview on the Today present, the 86-year-old actress was questioned about why she and the younger actors who performed the Von Trapp children in The Sound of Music had remained shut
The actresses who performed Liesl and Louisa have handed away.
Charmian Carr died in 2016 from a uncommon kind of dementia and Heather Menzies-Urich handed away after a battle with most cancers in 2017.
Highlights of engaged on the movie embody not solely bonding with the children and ‘Working with pricey Chris Plummer, whom I adored. We had been mates for years.’
The Oscar winner, who starred because the formidable Captain Von Trapp, handed away in February 2021 on the age of 91.
Together once more: The 5 surviving actors who starred because the Von Trapp children in the Oscar successful movie took day trip of their busy lives to honor her when she acquired her AFI Lifetime Achievement Award in June
In accepting her award on the June 9 ceremony, the ever gracious Oscar winner thanked not solely her co-stars however the crew members who make every manufacturing potential.
‘This night time jogs my memory with nice readability how many individuals are concerned with making motion pictures. What an enormous collaborative effort it takes to carry movie to the display screen.’
Julie’s voice shall be on the massive display screen as Gru’s mom in Minions: The Rise of Gru, and she may also be heard because the voice of Lady Whistledown in seasons one and two of Bridgerton on Netflix.
Voice work: The Julie’s Greenroom star has been doing loads of off digicam work recently, offering the voice of Gru’s mom, Marlena, and on Bridgerton because the voice of Lady Whistledown
The Julie’s Greenroom star stated she would not have time to relaxation on her laurels. ‘I’m a busy mum and I’m very busy writing with my daughter that writes books with me and we have performed so many.’
The finest promoting writer and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, 59, have printed 36 books thus far with extra to return.
‘We’ve bought three extra popping out in the following yr. One’s popping out in the autumn, really,’ she stated.