Kate Mulgrew, 'Orange Is the New Black'-On her character, Red: "This show has sprung from a pen unlike any other writing for television today. ... [Red] just is a magical fit with an actress at a certain time in her life when vanity is no longer important but freedom as an actress is everything."
#OITNB When a new script arrives, #KateMulgrew said "my heart pounds a little faster because I know within those pages there is going to be something so unexpected, so awful, so delicious." http://uk.reuters.com/article/2014/07/10/uk-television-emmys-netflix-idUKKBN0FF2BR20140710
‘Orange is the New Black’ star Kate Mulgrew on her Emmy nomination and that magical chicken | EW.com-There’s a scene in the kitchen where I describe the chicken. I have a dream about the chicken, and I loved this. I just loved the way I describe the chicken, how the chicken looks, its sensibility, its mysteriousness.
Kate Mulgrew gets Emmy news in the midst of writing memoir-This morning, though, she was heavily slumbering when she got the news. "My boyfriend woke me up. I was in a dead sleep because I had burned my hand last night and I had taken an Advil PM. He said, 'You have been nominated for an Emmy.' I said, 'Say that again,' " she laughs.
Kate Mulgrew gets Emmy news in the midst of writing memoir
Kate Mulgrew Reacts To Her First Emmy Nomination-It's fun isn't it? It's great! One doesn't get a nomination for an Emmy every day. This is my first Emmy nomination. Can you believe it, after 40 years in this business? I think it comes down to the writing. Jenji Kohan is a genius, and what she's managed to do, which is singular and splended, unique, bold and has captured the imagination of the American viewing public.
Kate Mulgrew, Supporting Actress in a Comedy, “Orange Is the New Black”-Kate Mulgrew said she was awakened from a deep sleep. "I've never been nominated for an Emmy! The greatest pleasure comes from the fact that this is such a remarkable show," she said. "It all springs from the genius mind of Jenji Kohan. If it ain't on the page, it isn't going to happen. It's like a love affair: Jenji, Red, and me -- a three-way, an ideal creative three-way. I want it to go on and on.