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Old 06-11-2019, 10:45 PM
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Originally Posted by SmartAleq View Post
The weird bit is that Juliet Landau lived in England from early childhood to age 18 so you'd think she'd do better. I handwave it off that her character is batshit crazy and several hundred years old so she basically is her own population and speaks accordingly.
You beat me to it . Juliet Landau, hilariously, had much the same family background as Gillian Anderson.

But it appears from what I've read that she was making an attempt at some quasi-cockney for whatever reason, which I'm sure she never actually spoke as a child. Quite possible she has a decent, very mild English accent she might have pulled off, but she chucked it in favor of going broad and kinda fell on her face.

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