Watch Elizabeth Banks Crack-Up After Discovering The Name Of Noah Centineo's Childhood Rabbit


After watching Charlie's Angels, reading joint interviews between the lead actresses and spying pictures of the cast at premieres, it's glaringly obvious that the 2019 whole crew developed a real bond over the course of filming.

The new film - an update of previous versions including Farrah Fawcett's 1976 TV series and the 2000 film franchise featuring Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu (with an iconic accompanying soundtrack thanks to Destiny's Child) - is the feminist, modern era-appropriate brainchild of director Elizabeth Banks.

Photo credit: Steve Granitz - Getty Images
Photo credit: Steve Granitz - Getty Images

The Hunger Games star conducted a new trio of leading women, including Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott and breakout star Ella Balinska. Gone are the synonymous 'Good morning, Charlie' greetings and sexy, leather-clad costumes and instead we welcome Banks as senior spy Bosley and witness an ending which, literally, sees women standing over the men who tried to bring them down.

Here at ELLE UK, we wanted to put this aforementioned bond - and the convincing display of female friendship portrayed in the movie - to the test, so we invited Banks to play our new game, 'Knowing Me, Knowing You'.

Photo credit: Gareth Cattermole - Getty Images
Photo credit: Gareth Cattermole - Getty Images

We quizzed the Pitch Perfect actor and director on her cast including Stewart, Scott and Ballinska, as well as the male actors the three leads share the screen with, like Sam Claflin, Noah Centineo and Sir Patrick Stewart.

Highlights include Banks cracking up when she finds out just which co-star's first pet was called Princess and, also, bewildered when she's told just who has a soundproofed room in their house...


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