Brigitta Laszlo got in touch and asked to recreate a scene featuring Harley Quinn a character from the recently released Suicide Squad film. I asked why Harley Quinn and she told that she loved the fact that she was both bad, good and completely crazy!
Liesel Cobby got in touch with me via Facebook about portraying Uma Thurman’s character Beatrix from Kill Bill Volume 1. She suggested that we do the shoot at Fruit in Hull’s developing cultural quarter, it just had to be done!
I met Lexi Young at the Vintage Cafe on Chanterlands when I was shooting Andy Train’s Elf last week and I was really struck by her resemblance to Audrey Tatou – I cheekily asked if she was interested in taking part in the Hullywood Icons project and she said yes so I said you’d make a great Amélie …
Just in case you don’t know the film Amélie is a whimsical depiction of contemporary Parisian life, set in Montmartre. It tells the story of a shy waitress, played by Audrey Tautou, who decides to change the lives of those around her for the better, while struggling with her own isolation.
Kira Abel is a member of the HIP club which meets every week at The Hull International Photography Gallery in Prince’s Quay her favourite film is Harry Potter and the philosopher’s Stone and her favourite character is Hermione on saturday I took the HIP Club Juniors up to St Mary’s Church yard to recreate a scene from Harry Potter.