Anne Hathaway hates her title: ‘Call me something however Anne’


Anne Hathaway desires an off-the-cuff title change. (Photo: Michael Tran/FilmMagic,)Every time Anne Hathaway seems at a film premiere and other people shout her title, she has flashbacks to her childhood.“The only person who calls me Anne is my mother, and she only does it when she’s really mad at me, like really mad,” the Oscar-winning actress stated on Tuesday’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. “So every time I step out in public and someone calls my name, I think they’re going to yell at me. People are like, ‘Anne!’ And I’m like ‘What? What did I do?’”Hathaway’s actual first title is Anne, however that’s not the moniker she makes use of in her offscreen life, the place she’s the spouse of Adam Shulman and mother to sons Jonathan, 4, and 1-year-old Jack.When she’s labored on films, corresponding to Ocean’s 8, The Devil Wears Prada and Brokeback Mountain, the forged and crew have recognized to keep away from calling her by her authorized first title.“People are so lovely, they don’t want to be presumptuous, and so I think they come up with workarounds on set because the truth is nobody’s comfortable calling me Anne ever. It doesn’t fit. I’m an Annie,” Hathaway stated, apparently referring to what she’s referred to as as an alternative. “People call me ‘Miss H,’ people call me ‘Hath,’ so feel free, call me anything but Anne.”Hathaway regrets tethering herself to the title when she first began within the leisure trade.“When I was 14 years old, I did a commercial, and I had to get my SAG card and they asked me, ‘What do you want your name to be?’” she stated. “And I was like, ‘Well, it should be my name. My name’s Anne Hathaway.’ So that seemed like the right choice, but it never occurred to me that for the rest of my life, people will call me Anne.”Hathaway gained her first large break, a starring position on the short-lived 1999 sequence Get Real, when she was nonetheless an adolescent. By 2001, she performed certainly one of her most well-known components, Mia Thermopolis in The Princess Diaries. She was nominated for an Oscar for the primary time in 2009, for the drama Rachel Getting Married. Next, she’ll star alongside Chiwetel Ejiofor in HBO Max’s Locked Down.Story continuesRead extra from Yahoo Entertainment: