"I lost my damn mind for about five minutes, and I made a decision I can't take back," she said. "The woman is a damn goddess. Everybody knows her, everybody feels like they want to protect her. Here's the thing: I'm just going to do the best I can."
Viola said that she spoke to Michelle “for several hours” after she learned that she got the role — and it was very “terrifying.”
“Here's the thing,” she explained. “Sometimes someone doesn't live up to whatever image you have of them in your head. But when they do live up to the image, it's quite frightening."
"She's that cool,” Viola added.
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