On a latest episode of Variety‘s Award Circuit podcast, Seyfried, at present nominated for an Oscar for Mank, revealed that she took voice classes over the COVID-19 pandemic and submitted a recording of herself singing Glinda’s signature music “Common” from Depraved, saying, “I have been campaigning for Depraved for 5 years.”
For some time, she stated, her dream co-star was Kendrick. “I assumed that her Elphaba can be actually stable, and, you understand, I sing the excessive notes and she will sing, she could be the alto. She’s an unimaginable singer.”
“At one level, it was Anne Hathaway, too,” Seyfried continued, naming her Les Misérables co-star. “She may clearly be Elphaba.”
She additionally instructed her different Les Misérables co-star, Samantha Barks, saying the 2 had sang the Depraved duet “For Good” collectively whereas driving collectively in Los Angeles years in the past.
“There’s no one else like Samantha Barks,” Seyfried stated. “However that was the unique thought. Samantha is my No. 1. I imply, there is not any higher singer on the earth, I feel. In fact, I used to be not prepared or Glinda at that time. But it surely’s actually enjoyable to sing together with her.”