Maslany has to shoot some of her most challenging scenes opposite a tennis ball or a mark on a wall. “I can’t look down by an inch or else the eyeline’s off, and I’m looking at my nose, or I’ve put a glass of water through my face. It’s specific, technical things that I’m keeping track of. And that I have to be present the same way that I would be if there was an actor next to me. Except now I have to imagine the actor next to me.”
I feel like I need to be in guy place. You know, do kind of like a man thing.
"All I can do is follow my instincts, because I’ll never please everyone.
Nina Dobrev for Nylon Magazine // August 2014.