Sound bite: Janean Garofalo “Collette”- talks about Janean’s accent in the film
Uh I got le French accent well cuz she was French I had to and I had a CD of a French man speaking English so I listened to that and hopefully it worked at well but I was nervous that it was going to be laughably laugh I’m glad you didn’t notice me I’ll take that as a good sign [talks] no even in animation there’s standard’s for the lady’s, they uh you gotta look good even in animation you’ve seen Little Mermaid and Pocahontas and all that you gotta look a certain way even animated that’s the way it works no they didn’t want to have her look like a 42 year old with bad skin who doesn’t go to the gym with tattoo’s they opted Disney to not go that route. [talks] sure, yah oh you can be strong but you can’t look like a 42 year old lady who smoke’s too much no, so they went with that look.
Sound bite: Janean Garofalo “Collette”- talks about getting offered the job.
Uh I had no decision making they offered it I took it, I don’t know why I’m flattered but that I have no idea how so lucky to get offered I don’t know why I got that job. I’m thrilled I have no idea no it wasn’t me considering anything I heard about it and was absolutely thrilled to be offered that job [talks]well I’ve seen the Incredible’s like everyone I knew in it was very good um that you know that’s it I certainly didn’t dislike Pixar films so I was thrilled to do it.
Sound bite: Janean Garofalo “Collette”- Ratatouille being different from other Pixar films.
No I know each one is different each one tops the last one um which you wouldn’t think could be possible and I know this is different than the incredible’s but it’s the same team working on it so I knew it would be creative and good. That’s why I did it.
Sound bite: Janean Garofalo “Collette”- talks about what’s next.
No I uh I do stand-up all the time I recently did a pilot for CBS that did not picked up um I still act when people will have me its not up to me it’s not like im like no thank you Mr. Scorecese I’m taking a break no it’s uh when peple will have me I will work unless it’s shit, shit, not good you know I just don’t take any , anyone could work all the time if you didn’t mind what you were doing if you’ve seen late night cable movie’s you know what I’m talking about you can make movie’s and act a lot if you are willing to do anything and everything but having said that it’s not like I’m any ones first choice for anything, [talks] hopefully well I don’t know for all we know Parker Posey and Jane Lynch a whole host of other comedic ladies were not available I don’t know [talks] oh she’s my favorite she’s my favorite actor [talks] Fay Grimm no but I love Hal Hartley, and I loved Henry Fool but Parker Posey’s my favorite actor she’s tied actually with Samantha Morton for my two favorite actors.
Description: HRN-1286 Ratatouille Janean Garofalo “Collette”
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