Mandy Moore & Zachary Levi Tangled Interview

h3MandyMooreandZacharyLeviTangledInterviewh3bCastbMandyMooreZacharyLeviDonnaMurphyRonPerlmanM.C.GaineyJeffreyTamborBradGarrettPaulF.TompkinsbrbDirectorbByronHowardNathanGrenobrbGenrebFamilyAnimationbrbRatedbPGbrbRunningTimeb100minutesbrbrbSynopsisbWaltDisneyPicturespresentsTangledoneofthemosthilarioushairraisingtalesevertold.WhenthekingdomsmostwantedandmostcharmingbanditFlynnRidervoiceofZacharyLevihidesoutinamysterioustowerhestakenhostagebyRapunzelvoiceofMandyMooreabeautifulandfeistytowerboundteenwith70feetofmagicalgoldenhair.brbrFlynnscuriouscaptorwhoslookingforherticketoutofthetowerwhereshesbeenlockedawayforyearsstrikesadealwiththehandsomethiefandtheunlikelyduosetsoffonanactionpackedescapadecompletewithasupercophorseanoverprotectivechameleonandagruffgangofpubthugs.brbrInselecttheatresinDisneyDigital3DtradeTangledisastoryofadventurehearthumourandhairlotsofhair.brbrbReleaseDatebJanuary6th2010brbWebsitebahrefhttpwww.disneymovies.com.autargetblankrelnofollowwww.disneymovies.com.auabrbrbrbrh3InterviewwithMandyMooreandZacharyLevih3bQuestionbHowmucheffortdoyouneedtoplaceintoyourvoicebecauseyoudonthaveyourfaceonscreentoactalongsidebrbrbMandyMoorebWehavetalkedaboutthisalot.Initiallyitisoddtocometotermswiththefactthatyouarenotworkingwithanyoftheotheractorsallofyourworkisdonebyyourself.ThereisamomentintimethatIthoughOhThisisgoingtobeweird.brbrWhenyouaredoingaliveactionprojecttelevisionorfilmwhateveritmaybeyoufeedoffsomeonesenergybutalsoitisasymbioticrelationshiptheirreactiondictateswhatyourreactionis.NotknowingnecessarilywhatyouaresupposetobedoinginitiallywasoddbutonceIgotoverthatitwasnttoodifferent.Ididntfeellikeitneededtobeoverthetopwithanimationthereneedstobeaslightlymoreheightenedperformanceonlybecauseyouarenotrelyingonyourfacialexpressionsandmannerismstohelptellthestoryandshowemotions.Ifounditfunfindingtherighttone.brbrbZacharyLevibYoustillactitoutalittlebit.brbrbMandyMoorebYesbrbrbZacharyLevibYouhavetodoitveryquietlysoyoudonotputnoiseoveryourdialoguebutifyouweretogobackandwatchanyofourvideofootagebrbrbMandyMoorebImveryanimated...brbrbZacharyLevibImsureitshystericalYouarerunninginplace.brbrbMandyMoorebOrholdingafryingpan...brbrbZacharyLevibAllofthosethingsyoudefinitelyputyourselfintoit.Italsogivestheanimatorareferencepointbecausetheywatchthevideofootageandthentaketheircuesfromitandpepperinyouractualphysicalitysintoyourrole.brbrbrimgsrchttpwww.girl.com.augraphicstangled3.jpgalignrightvspace5hspace15bQuestionbHowdoyougoaboutcreatingchemistryusingonlyyourvoicesespeciallywhenyourenotrecordingatthesametimebrbrbZacharyLevibThatshowgoodwearebrbrbMandyMoorebsingingThatshowgoodweare.brbrbZacharyLeviblaughingIlovethatitturnedintosongbrbrbMandyMoorebYesitdidbrbrbZacharyLevibRarelydoIgetthatoutofMandyMoorebrbrItsreallyatestamenttothedirectorsIthink.ByronHowardandNathanGrenoareintheroomwitheveryonewhenyourerecording.TheyreabletoreallythinkbackandhavereferencepointsbecausetheyknowwhatperformancetheygotoutofMandyMooreforanyparticularsceneandtheythinkokayifMandyMoorewasherethenweneedZacharyharyLevitobeinthisrealm.ThenwhenyouwatchthemovieitworksItblewmymind.brbrbrbQuestionbDidyourecordsecondZacharyLevibrbrbZacharyLevibNobrbrbMandyMoorebNotnecessarily.brbrbZacharyLevibItdependedonwhattheyhadbecauseMandyMoorewasbouncingaroundalotshewasinNewYorkLondonanddifferentplaces.brbrbMandyMoorebAndyoutalkingtoZacharyLeviwererecordingyourshowandcouldonlyrecordonweekends.brbrbZacharyLevibExactlyIwouldcomeinonceeverysixweeksforfivehoursandmaybethatsequenceorscenehadbeenrecordedbyMandyMoorealreadymaybeithadnt.Evenifithadtherewerestillsomanytweaksthatwouldhappenlateron.Wedendupdoingthesamescenefivetimesdepending.brbrbMandyMoorebIneverheardanyofZacsZacharyLeviIneveraskedCanIhearasampleNoneofusgotthateither.Youwentinblindlybutyoutrustyourinstinctslikeyouwouldwithanythingelse.brbrbrbQuestionbOnaveragehowmanytimesdidyousayeachlineyouhadbrbrbMandyMoorebItvariedbrbrbZacharyLevibItdepends.Somelinesyoucouldgetitinoneifitwassomethingthatwasverysimplelikehey.ButoddlyenoughsometimesthoseonewordlinescouldbebrbrbMandyMoorebthethingyougotstuckonforeverbrbrbZacharyLevibYoucoulddotwentytakesofit.brbrbMandyMoorebYoudbesayingIdontknowhowelseIcansayhibrbrbZacharyLevibYeahYeahThenthedirectorsproducersandwhoeverelsewasintheroomwouldbetryingtogiveyoudirectionsayitmoreandsometimestheydusewordingandIdbethinkingIdontunderstandwhatthatmeansThenyoujustendupsayingitabunchofdifferentwaysandtheydsayOhThatwastheonebrbrbMandyMoorebYepYouvegotitbrbrbZacharyLevibOhgoodbrbrbrbQuestionbHowdidyouoriginallygetinvolvedinTangledbrbrbZacharyLevibAuditionedbrbrbMandyMoorebYesauditioned.brbrbrbQuestionbAreyouaDisneyfanbrbrbZacharyLevibYesbrbrbMandyMoorebOfcoursebrbrbrimgsrchttpwww.girl.com.augraphicstangled4.jpgalignrightvspace5hspace15bQuestionbWhataresomeofyourfavouriteDisneymoviesbrbrbMandyMoorebpointingatZacharyLeviAladdinbrbrbZacharyLevibpointingatMandyMooreTheLittleMermaid.brbrbMandyMoorebtalkingtoZacharyLeviYouareaDisneynerd.brbrbZacharyLevibImaDisNerdbrbrbMandyMoorebCopyrightDisN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