[LMB] Warning: a casting thread question

Karen Hunt huntkc at gmail.com
Sat Sep 10 13:08:22 BST 2011


On Sat, Sep 10, 2011 at 12:20 AM, Judy R. Johnson <jrj at fidalgo.net> wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: lois-bujold-bounces at lists.herald.co.uk
> [mailto:lois-bujold-bounces at lists.herald.co.uk] On Behalf Of
> beatrice_otter at haugensgalleri.com
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>
> "Kevin Kennedy" <kevink45 at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I've been watching some recent Doctor Who and I ask, does Alex
>> Kingston(River Song) qualify as zaftig? If so, let's get her for Laisa.
>
> IMHO, Alex Kingston qualifies as zaftig only if the average runway model
> qualifies as a healthy, normal weight.

> So, Cordelia, maybe.  Actually, she does acerbic quite well.  I'd vote for
> her for that role, and be interested in what kind of spin she might bring to
> it.
>
> Apologies if this is a repeat of somebody else's comment; I've been working
> OT since Tuesday and am catching up on the list this weekend, or else.
>

You know, normally I'm not fond of the casting thread, but just
now....  At least it's on topic.  The other main thread is remnants of
arguments about religion and its accoutrements.  I'd do just about
anything for any other topic right now.

Karen Hunt



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