Maya Hawke recounted how her famous parents – Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman – didn’t want her to have “small roles” in their films when she shared her desire to act.
The Little Women actress, 23, admitted she was “cautious” about her acting dreams and wanted to make sure she had the “backbone” to pursue her career as herself. same.
Maya told The Guardian, “They wanted to make sure I had a strong enough backbone, my own passion for it and my work ethic. They didn’t want to drag me to all the red carpets or have me play small roles in their films.
Glam! Maya Hawke has shared how her famous parents – Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman – didn’t want her to have ‘small roles’ in their movies when she shared her desire to act (pictured 2020)
The movie star, who also starred in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, said Ethan and Uma had reservations about his choices.
She said, “They were wary of the public life side of acting and the difficulties of that. They also tried to protect me from falling into the theater.
However, once they became certain of his strong theatrical appetite, they gave him their full approval and support.
Worried: Little Women actress, 23, admitted she was ‘cautious’ about her acting dreams and wanted to make sure she had the ‘backbone’ to continue her career herself (photo 2013)
Maya said, “Once I got old enough, and it was clear that these were my choices, they supported me a lot. “
Maya’s big acting break came when she played Jo March in the Little Women miniseries, which aired in 2017.
Two years later, she starred in Once Upon A Time and has since been at the center of rumors that she will reprise her mother’s role in Tarantino’s Kill Bill Vol 3.
Honest: The movie star, who also played a role in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, said Ethan and Uma had reservations about his choices (pictured with father Ethan in 2018)
Quentin revealed in July that he would like to play Maya in a potential third Kill Bill film.
The filmmaker, 58, appeared on Tuesday’s episode of The Joe Rogan Experience and spoke about his ideas for a third feature in the highly stylized action series.
He is currently considering ending his career after completing production on his upcoming tenth film and is currently considering potential projects to undertake.
Big plans: Quentin revealed in July he’d like to cast Maya in potential third Kill Bill film
Tarantino initially shared his ideas with the Podcast Powerhouse regarding the potential setup of the project, which would take place after Kill Bill Volume 2 of 2004.
“I think it’s just revisiting the characters twenty years later and imagining the bride and her daughter, BB, having 20 years of peace and then that peace is shattered,” he remarked. .
The filmmaker went on to note that the idea of having Maya working with her mother was particularly exciting for him.
He continued, “And now The Bride and BB are on the run and the idea of being able to launch Uma [Thurman] and throws her daughter Maya [Hawke] in the thing would be fucking exciting.
Continue like this: Tarantino previously worked with Hawke on his film Once Upon A Time In Hollywood; she is seen with her mother in 2019
The Oscar-winning director then gave Rogan a few more plot details regarding the direction of the feature film and teased the return of several former characters.
“Elle Driver is still there, Sophie Fatale had her arm cut off, but she is still there. They all have Bill’s money. In fact, Gogo had a twin sister Shiaki, so his twin sister could introduce himself, ”he said.
Tarantino publicly teased Kill Bill Volume 3 in the years following the release of the second feature, although he chose to work on other projects.
Plot details on the feature remain speculative, although it has discussed the return of Vernita Green’s daughter, played by Vivica A. Fox, who was killed in the first feature film.
The actress spoke about her choice for the role during an interview with Express and said that her ideal choice was qualified to take on the role for a very specific reason.
She said, “I think they should go after the girl who did it, Ambrosia Kelley… If not, if I could have the girl of my dreams? Zendaya. She’s tall, she has those long legs; she would kick **! “
Development of the potential feature film was hampered for nearly two decades by a controversy over the involvement of Kill Bill’s frontman in a car crash during production of the second film.
The artist had to drive a vehicle for a specific scene and felt uncomfortable doing so before the director assured her that on-set safety protocols would keep her safe during filming.
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Extended development: Work on a potential third Kill Bill feature has been hampered in recent years due to controversy over a destructive car crash involving Thurman that occurred during production
However, Thurman was seriously injured when her car hit a tree and eventually suffered several injuries, including concussion and knee damage.
The entire incident was filmed and when the actress requested the footage, she claims she was told by Miramax that they would only be given to her if she waived her rights to pursue claims related to the accident. , which she refused.
The Pulp Fiction actress and Tarantino remained on bad terms for years and did not reconcile until the company released the footage following multiple sexual abuse charges against Harvey Weinstein.
In an interview with Deadline in 2018, the filmmaker opened up about the events surrounding the crash and said the incident still made him feel ashamed almost twenty years after it happened.
“I told him it would be safe. And it was not. I was wrong. I didn’t force her into the car. She got down to it because she trusted me. And she believed me… it’s one of the biggest regrets of my life, ”he noted.
The director of Reservoir Dogs also explained his feelings and noted that the crash and its aftermath had added an inconvenience to two of his most successful projects.
“We have held hands on this film throughout its march. We did it side by side and one of the things I and Uma lament is that it tarnishes the legacy of Kill Bill, ”Tarantino said.
Together again: Thurman and Tarantino did not reconcile until after Miramax released footage of the crash following multiple sexual misconduct charges against studio director Harvey Weinstein