‘Last Night in Soho’ star Anya Taylor-Joy talks dreams, wild times and recreating 1960s London – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports
Bad dreams are the worst. For example, what if you dreamed of dating someone you had never thought of in that way? So strange! But in a new movie, bad dreams turn into a full murder investigation. Deco’s dream catcher Alex Miranda has the deets.
In Anya Taylor-Joy’s new thriller, dreams reveal more than a secret crush.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “I’ve had a few.”
We’ve all had this crazy night, haven’t we?
Especially Anya Taylor-Joy.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “And then a red eyed clown gave me all my stuff.”
More on that later. but I hope yours weren’t that kind of unforgettable.
In “Last Night in Soho”, Thomasin McKenzie stars as Eloise, a fashion design student who discovers she can enter the 1960s through her sleep… and then becomes fascinated by a dazzling aspiring singer.
Matt Smith (as Jack): “And are you?”
Anya Taylor-Joy: “Sandie.”
But after Eloise sees Sandie’s glamorous lifestyle turn ugly, her dreams turn into a nightmare.
Thomasin McKenzie (as Eloise): “I know what you did.”
Terence Stamp (as Silver Haired Gentleman): “I did a lot of things. You’re gonna have to be more specific, my love.
While filming wasn’t a bad dream for Anya, who – fun to say – was actually born in Miami…
Anya Taylor-Joy: “And I wish I could join you there right now for a bit of…”
Alex Miranda: “Yes!
… But raised in London.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “So we could go around it, having been redesigned like the 60s Soho. Like, we blocked whole streets of that and got to drive in the vintage cars. “
The 2021 Golden Globe winner for “The Queen’s Gambit” believes in the power of dreams.
Alex Miranda: “Do you feel like they’re really trying to tell you something? “
Anya Taylor-Joy: “Sometimes I forget them, then a few days later something is going to happen, and then I think to myself:” I dreamed it was going to happen. “”
So luckily these memories won’t haunt her.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “It was amazing. You have certainly walked around thinking, “This is an experience I will never forget.”
Now, about that crazy night in Soho…
Alex Miranda: “I had a couple.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “Hun …”
With the clown …
Anya Taylor-Joy: “I had been to a lot of places. At one point, I lost all of my belongings.
That’s when Bozo appears out of nowhere with his “missing” things.
Anya Taylor-Joy: “And we spent the rest of the night hanging out.”
I don’t know about you, but I imagine it happened something like …
Bill Skarsgård (as Pennywise): “Here, take it …”
Anya Taylor-Joy: “And I was like …”
Alex Miranda: “Nooo …”
Anya Taylor-Joy: “I’m not going to ask questions, and he was a scary clown. I am still friends with him. It’s awesome.”
Watch “Last Night in Soho” in theaters this Friday.
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