A Hollywood anecdote from one of Terry Teachout’s readers. Before the cameras began rolling on "Chicago", Renee Zellweger and her co-stars were asked to give the producers a little preview:

So the cast—Reilly, Zeta-Jones, Zellweger, Gere—assembled for a run-through in some performance space or other, and took seats onstage, with the producers down below. Reilly noticed that Zellweger was REALLY scared; he leaned over and said, soothingly, "Don't worry, Renee, it's just like a play...we're onstage and they're the audience."

Zellweger looked at him, and said, quivering, "But I've never been in a play!"

As TT says, "If it's not true, don't tell me ......"
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