Dianna Agron: You Do A Few Takes for Yourself - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

Dianna Agron: You Do A Few Takes for Yourself

Posted: Updated:

So how did Dianna Agron go from playing cheerleader Quinn on FOX TV's "Glee" to the daughter of Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer in the feature film, "The Family"?

"Right place, right time; got the script; met Luc (Besson, the writer and director) in Paris, and it all worked out, luckily," Dianna tells Steve Edwards and Maria Sansone on Good Day L.A, adding that it was a "dream job."

But it wasn't until she was actually cast that she found out she'd be co-starring with De Niro and Pfeiffer.  "I knew it was a possibility; it wasn't locked down."

For Agron, the pressure of working with two acting giants was lessened by Besson, who made her feel very comfortable.  And then there was the location.  The movie was shot in Normandy, France.  "It's beautiful; everybody's having the best time and you feel like you're on vacation."

Fun Facts About Dianna Agron:

  • She began her acting career by playing minor characters on TV series and films, such as Close to Home, When a Stranger Calls, The Romantics, Drake & Josh. Her most notable role to date is Quinn Fabray on the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee.
  • Agron has won many awards and nominations thanks to this role. She also appeared in several episodes of Veronica Mars and Heroes.
  • She branched out into writing and directing with the result being the short film A Fuchsia Elephant, the story about an 18-year-old girl played by Agron who creates an ideal birthday party. She also played roles in films such as The Hunters, I Am Number Four and Glee: The 3D Concert Movie.

(Source: Wikipedia)

'The Family' opens Friday, September 13th.

You can Follow Dianna on Twitter: @DiannaAgron

 

  • The Latest From Good Day LAMore>>

  • Melissa Magsaysay: Fall Fashion Trends

    Melissa Magsaysay: Fall Fashion Trends

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:52:56 GMT
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] When it comes to Los Angeles style, this gal wrote the book.Author of 'City Style', and co-creator of the blog for Stylish Mother's 'The Hive', Melissa Magsaysay stopped by the studio with the stylish looks that you'll be seeing around town.
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] When it comes to Los Angeles style, this gal wrote the book.Author of 'City Style', and co-creator of the blog for Stylish Mother's 'The Hive', Melissa Magsaysay stopped by the studio with the stylish looks that you'll be seeing around town.
  • Rory Kennedy: Last Days In Vietnam

    Rory Kennedy: Last Days In Vietnam

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:33 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:33:52 GMT

    Rory Kennedy is the youngest of Robert and Ethel Kennedy's eleven children. She's also a documentary filmmaker and producer. Her new film ‘Last Days In Vietnam' chronicles the chaotic last days of the Vietnam War.

    Rory Kennedy is the youngest of Robert and Ethel Kennedy's eleven children. She's also a documentary filmmaker and producer. Her new film ‘Last Days In Vietnam' chronicles the chaotic last days of the Vietnam War.

  • Wilson Cruz: It's Not About The Diseases, It's About The Relationships

    Wilson Cruz: It's Not About The Diseases, It's About The Relationships

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:28:32 GMT

    Wilson Cruz is on the new FOX show ‘Red Band Society' which takes place in a hospital where young people deal with serious illnesses. Wilson plays a nurse.

    Wilson Cruz is on the new FOX show ‘Red Band Society' which takes place in a hospital where young people deal with serious illnesses. Wilson plays a nurse.


  • Celebrity InterviewsCelebrity InterviewsMore>>

  • Wilson Cruz: It's Not About The Diseases, It's About The Relationships

    Wilson Cruz: It's Not About The Diseases, It's About The Relationships

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:28:32 GMT

    Wilson Cruz is on the new FOX show ‘Red Band Society' which takes place in a hospital where young people deal with serious illnesses. Wilson plays a nurse.

    Wilson Cruz is on the new FOX show ‘Red Band Society' which takes place in a hospital where young people deal with serious illnesses. Wilson plays a nurse.


  • Jada Pinkett Smith: I'm Having A Blast Playing This Character

    Jada Pinkett Smith: I'm Having A Blast Playing This Character

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:31 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:31:41 GMT

    Jada Pinkett Smith co-stars in the new FOX series ‘Gotham' The story takes place years before Bruce Wayne becomes Batman. Jada plays a crime boss named 'Fish Mooney.'

    Jada Pinkett Smith co-stars in the new FOX series ‘Gotham' The story takes place years before Bruce Wayne becomes Batman. Jada plays a crime boss named 'Fish Mooney.'

  • Mo'Nique: Every Action Is Forgivable

    Mo'Nique: Every Action Is Forgivable

    Friday, September 12 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-09-12 18:12:58 GMT
    Mo'Nique will be playing standup shows in Ontario, Friday and Saturday night, September 12th and 13th. For those of you who haven't seen her stand-up...it's pretty ‘R' rated. Here's a bit of what we can show you on TV.
    Mo'Nique will be playing standup shows in Ontario, Friday and Saturday night, September 12th and 13th. For those of you who haven't seen her stand-up...it's pretty ‘R' rated. Here's a bit of what we can show you on TV.
Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices