In full promotion of her new movie Locked Down, Anne Hathaway was invited on January 12 by Jimmy Fallon in the Tonight Show. The latter explained that they had known each other for a long time and therefore asked the actress if he could call her “Annie”. The American host then received an unexpected response: “Call me Annie, everyone call me Annie!” She then continued, “When I was fourteen I did an ad and they asked me what I wanted to appear as a name. So I gave my real name, Anne Hathaway, it sounded like the right choice. I didn’t realize that for the rest of my life people were going to call me Anne. ”
“The only person who calls me Anne is my mother”.
But why doesn’t she like to be called Anne? She explains: “The only person who calls me Anne is my mom, and she only does that when she’s really mad at me, so whenever I’m in public and someone says my name. , I have the impression that he will yell at me “. During this discussion with Jimmy Fallon, Anne Hathaway also touched on her role as a mother, who has two sons aged four and one. “These are a good ages to be at home with your children, our four year old boy believes everything he is told. It’s adorable and very helpful.”
Revealed in The Devil Wears Prada
Anne Hathaway shares the poster of Locked Down with Chiwetel Ejiofor, Ben Stiller and Mindy Kaling. The film tells the story of a couple who wish to separate but are forced to confine themselves together due to the coronavirus pandemic. Linda and Paxton will then come up with a plan to rob a jewelry store. Revealed by the movie The Devil Wears Prada where she played in 2006 alongside Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway is also known for her roles in Alice in Wonderland, The Dark Knight Rises and Interstellar. In 2021, she will also star in Armageddon Time, along with Robert de Niro, Cate Blanchett and Oscar Isaac.
Anne Hathaway © The Tonight Show