It was terribly, terribly cold. But you still have to get your kit off,". The danger with such a schemer is that she can appear one-dimensional. One has all kinds of images as to what you really look like, so I was relieved that I didn't look as monstrous as I thought I would do," she laughs. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. I felt more like an air hostess than an actress for that year," she smiles. As long as it doesn't involve bulls, perhaps….
I just carried on as usual but obviously didn't dine out on pizza every night.
If I could transplant my family there when I'm there then it would be a perfect place," she sighs. It didn't stop, or that's what it felt like. Polly stresses that she was keen to make the character more rounded. At least Atia's clothes met with Polly's approval. Rehearsing the scene should have been slightly less unpleasant, using plain water, but Polly recalls with a shiver that things didn't go according to plan…. I've got lots of connections there and I lived in the north, in the country about an hour outside of Milan, for quite a few years.