If we ask you to call an Abigail Breslin film, likelihood is you may say Little Miss Sunshine, despite the fact that it was launched 15 years in the past.
The actress was simply 10 years outdated when her massive break hit theaters and earned her an Oscar nomination. She’s nonetheless maybe finest recognized for her function as shy pageant hopeful Olive Hoover, whose oddball household takes a street journey from New Mexico to California for the Little Miss Sunshine competitors.
Now 25, Abigail mirrored on the nice—and the unhealthy—that got here from starring in Little Miss Sunshine at such a younger age.
“Typically individuals overlook that I am 25 years outdated and never 9 anymore,” Abigail informed iNews final week.
She admitted that is partially primarily based on her physique (“I am actually brief” at 5-foot-1, she stated, “and I look little or no.”) Nonetheless, it is also primarily based on different individuals’s assumptions about her age, because of a personality she performed in 2006.
She stated her brokers are sometimes informed by casting administrators that “she’s a bit younger” for a selected half. Abigail defined, “Folks are inclined to need to preserve you in a single particular pigeonhole.”