Kim Cattrall is again on TV in ‘Filthy Wealthy.’ Kim spoke with reporters about how the function of Margaret has led to an ‘awakening’ in her and the various ‘faces’ of her character.
Kim Cattrall, 64, stars as Margaret Monreaux within the new TV present Filthy Wealthy, which premieres Sept. 21 on FOX. Margaret is the highly effective TV host and co-founder of the Sunshine Community, a well-liked Christian tv community. Simply when every part appears to be going completely in Margaret’s life, her husband seemingly dies in a aircraft crash. Within the wake of this tragedy, secrets and techniques are revealed that shock Margaret to her core. Kim revealed why she wished to play the main function of Margaret.
“It was so completely different, and it wasn’t nearly coming of age younger folks,” Kim informed HollywoodLife and different reporters whereas on set again in Feb. 2020. “It was about folks in mid-life going by means of a disaster, and the way they had been going to outlive it after surviving a lot. And I really like the truth that it was within the South. I believed it was an allegory for what’s occurring in our nation proper now, the way you survive that and what household means, whether or not it’s a rustic or whether or not it’s a relationship that’s constructed with the youngsters that you’ve got and youngsters you don’t know you could have.”
Religion performs an important function in Margaret Monreaux’s life, and exploring Margaret’s dedication to her religion has been fairly the expertise for the Intercourse and the Metropolis alum. “I used to be by no means introduced up within the religion,” Kim continued. “My dad and mom are Church of England, however I went to Sunday faculty as a result of I wished to go, and I used to be within the choir as a result of I like to sing, nevertheless it was by no means a path that I took. So to put on the footwear of somebody the place that has been their full function in life, and the trail that got here to them from the Lord, I’ve at all times questioned what that may be prefer to play that. It’s been an awakening in me, particularly at this age, to assume I can perceive a lot of why we’d like that… in order that has been a very fantastic journey.”
Kim liked the “many faces” of Margaret Monreaux. Margaret has to go to nice lengths to maintain her firm and household legacy intact. “There’s the general public face, and the viewers face, and find out how to increase this cash to maintain this dream alive for the best causes and the way she justifies that proper or fallacious,” Kim stated.
Margaret has a detailed relationship with Steve Harris’ character Franklin Lee. Franklin is there for all of Margaret’s ups and downs. Kim loved the dynamic between Franklin and Margaret as a result of they’re not “romantically concerned, however he’s nearer to her than anybody else.” Filthy Wealthy will air Mondays at 9 p.m. on FOX.