Sigourney Weaver has revealed that she enjoys spending her free time watching TV The Great British Bake Off With her husband.
That extraterrestrial Citing her half-English roots in a new interview, the actress said she was “awfully proud” to see the show’s portrayal of British diversity.
“The participants are all so helpful and nice to each other,” explained the 73-year-old. “So hardworking and they come from such different backgrounds.”
Weaver, whose most recent role is in the upcoming Avatar: The Way of Waterexplained that she found it appealing to see candidates coming from many different places.
she said radio times: “It’s very inspiring because America is so polarized right now, there’s so much resentment and fear of immigration.”
Weaver’s mother was English actress Elizabeth Inglis, who appeared in it The 39 steps and The letter. Weaver has previously opened up about her love for England, explaining that she is “so at home in London and all over the British countryside”.
“The scale is different from America – it’s the most beautiful place. I love going to the theater, walking around. I still have to drink my English tea every day,” she told the Daily mail in 2010.
While the show may be big here in the UK, Weaver isn’t the first American celebrity to open up about her love for GBBO.
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said he’d love to appear on the celebrity version of the show, saying in 2018, “Baking is something I’m really fascinated with because I love eating the finished product.”
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kings Singer Lorde has previously described GBBO as her “favourite thing in the whole world” and rapper Snoop Dogg has called Mary Berry “the boss”.
David Schwimmer from friends Fame said he loves the show. “It’s a competition but everyone is so nice to each other. It’s so not American,” he said radio times.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/sigourney-weaver-great-british-bake-off-b2243498.html Sigourney Weaver reveals her love for The Great British Bake Off: ‘It’s very inspirational’