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The turnover between characters is quick, like an hour and a half. As soon as I’m taking off Sarah’s clothes and putting on Cosima’s, I’m listening to Cosima’s music, I’m changing dialect and speaking, moving, thinking like her and shifting my physicality. I have an amazing dialect coach who sits with me while I’m getting hair and makeup done and bounces it off me and makes sure I’m in the right place. When I walk on set as Cosima, there’s a dance that happens, which the crew has now taken to doing when they see her coming, and they dance with me. They’re up for the process.
Tatiana Maslany, on the preparation process (via vivacosima)