Within the sit-down with the current Academy Award winner, Allison additionally mentioned the rigor of “award season.”
Earlier than the Oscars, Allison had already nabbed 30 awards, together with an Unbiased Spirit Award, a Golden Globe and a SAG Award, for her position in I, Tonya, however she mentioned all of the accolades solely made her nerves extra intense on the 90th Annual Academy Awards.
“It made me extra nervous,” confessed the Mother actress. “The extra awards I gained the extra i used to be certain the subsequent factor I used to be certain I wasn’t going to.”
However win she did! Throughout her chat with Ellen, she additionally mentioned her game-time determination to open her Academy Awards speech by saying, “I did all of it myself!”
Previous to the win, Allison stopped by E!’s Dwell From the Pink Carpet and talked to Ryan Seacrest, saying, “I am fairly overwhelmed. That is my first time right here on the Oscars and I got here with Steven Rodgers who’s the explanation I am standing right here in the present day and we had a reasonably particular morning collectively simply considering how a lot historical past we’re bringing on this carpet, simply our historical past alone. It is a very thrilling second.”
When requested how she ready for her position as ice skater Tonya Harding‘s mom, Allison shared with Ryan, “I had slightly little bit of current footage on LaVona that I simply watched over and over as a result of that was my job was to convey this girl to life. I knew this story very nicely due to my determine skating background and simply being round throughout that point when that story broke. All of us knew it however we solely knew one facet of it and it was so fascinating to have a look at what she lived by means of.”