Divorce is troublesome, even when it is faux.
Not less than in line with Claire Foy and Paul Bettany, who play the Duke and Duchess of Argyll as they go through their explosive divorce in Prime Video and BBC’s A Very British Scandal. In an unique chat with E! Information, the performers revealed that a number of scenes within the collection—which is a follow-up to 2018’s A Very English Scandal starring Hugh Grant and Ben Whishaw—had been onerous to undertake.
“There was tons that was onerous to movie, truly, as a result of there was various navigating the fitting tone to get,” Foy defined. “It is fairly troublesome if you’re filming a complete relationship.”
A Very British Scandal unpacks the remedy of 20th-century socialite Margaret Campbell, Duchess of Argyll (Foy)—each in courtroom and within the press—as she’s met with accusations of infidelity amid her divorce from Ian Campbell, eleventh Duke of Argyll (Bettany).
“Any of the scenes the place Margaret was belittled due to her stammer was all the time actually troublesome to do,” Foy famous. “I discovered the courtroom scene actually onerous, as a result of by that time, I used to be actually connected to Paul.”