I realized pretty quickly that taking two worlds like wrestling and ballet was much too much for one movie. So she was in my head, and then Natalie said, "Hey, for the part of Lilly, what about my friend Mila Kunis? It's been a incredible mad dash to the finishing line, and to be frank, I really surrendered to the studio and I have to credit Fox Seachlight with doing a lot of the heavy lifting. Aronofsky: Unfortunately, I don't make the kind of films where you can tell if they're liking it. In a recent interview with MTV News, the director spoke about the movie's psychological and supernatural undertones, the research he did for the film and the much-buzzed-about make-out session between the two leading ladies.
Heavenly. Age: 26.
You never know how audiences are going to react.
Clementine. Age: 25.
Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis top IMDb's most-viewed list of 2011
But what was amazing to me was how similar the performers in both of these worlds are. What are you looking to communicate and also withhold? For me, it was about, "How do I make that effort visually exciting?