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  • We're back with Annette Bening.

  • That's a clip from "Hope Gap," which I saw and I love.

  • And you're brilliant in it.

  • I mean, you disappear in every single role you play.

  • And I was like, I know that's my friend Annette Bening.

  • But she's like, this British character now.

  • And she's completely different.

  • It was like-- tell us about the movie.

  • Well it's a very personal movie that Bill Nicholson

  • wrote and directed.

  • It's about his life, his parents.

  • So when he was about 30, his parents divorced.

  • And they'd been married for 30 years.

  • And he leaves me.

  • Bill Nighy plays the husband, and Josh O'Connor plays my son.

  • And yes, Bill Nighy leaves me, her.

  • Yeah.

  • And it's really about this divorce.

  • And she just refuses to accept that he's leaving her.

  • Yeah.

  • And I just love that about her.

  • She's impossible.

  • Because the normal reaction in every movie we've ever seen is,

  • you want to divorce me.

  • I'm shocked.

  • I'm sad and horrified.

  • But your character's like, nope.

  • You can't.

  • Nope.

  • You can't.

  • Guess what?

  • And he says, well I can.

  • And she says, no actually.

  • You can't.

  • Yeah.

  • I love it.

  • She's so type A, independent, strong.

  • I love the character.

  • And your accent movie--

  • accent in the movie is so good, that British accent,

  • I thought we'd play a little game where like, we do accents.

  • Should we do that?

  • But of course.

  • Oh wow.

  • You're already winning.

  • All right.

  • Let's try it.

  • Well the whole point is to win.

  • Yeah.

  • Oh.

  • OK so wait.

  • OK.

  • So who-- OK.

  • I'm going to do this first--

  • OK.

  • I'm going to do this first one.

  • OK, ready?

  • I have to give birth in a British accent.

  • OK?

  • OK ready?

  • Here we go.

  • Oh no!

  • I don't even know if it's my baby!

  • [LAUGHTER]

  • OK.

  • That was--

  • Thanks.

  • [APPLAUSE]

  • Oh, then you hit that.

  • That was beautiful.

  • You have to do a French accent as an aerobics instructor.

  • Well you take it up, and up, and up.

  • And then you take it down, and down, and down.

  • Nice!

  • OK, Valley Girl, Drunk.

  • Oh my God you guys.

  • [LAUGHTER]

  • I went to this party last night.

  • And I was like, oh wow.

  • I was so drunk.

  • Oh.

  • Well I am so tired this morning.

  • I need my coffee.

  • Oh hit that.

  • That was like--

  • That was good.

  • Bronx.

  • Stuck in traffic.

  • OK.

  • Hey, what the [BEEP] is going on here?

  • Huh?

  • Get the [BEEP] out of my way you [BEEP]!!

  • You [BEEP]!

  • [APPLAUSE]

  • Oh my God.

  • I love your hair.

  • Oh thanks.

  • Oh, can I-- can I fix it for you a little bit?

  • You can do anything you want.

  • It's a little too spiky for me.

  • Oh wait!

  • Is there anymore?

  • I'm not sure which way is up or down.

  • "Hope Gap" is in select theaters now.

  • We'll be right back.

We're back with Annette Bening.

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