Katie February 12 2013 Review
Katie Couric talked with Jessica Chastain about getting her start in the movies when Al Pacino told her he wanted her to be in his film, who she is going to thank when she gets to the Academy Awards and what it was like being asked to play a role in Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty.
Katie Couric also talked with women from the film The Invisible War, a documentary that looks at the excessive amount of abuse women are receiving in the military and how nothing is being done about it.
Katie: Jessica Chastain Curse & Jessica Chastain vs. Meryl Streep
Jessica Chastain talked with Katie about Al Pacino giving her the first movie role she has ever had, she explained the Chatain curse and she talked about the one moment in her life when she knew she was going to be an actress.
Katie: Jessica Chastain Boyfriend & Zero Dark Thirty Research
Jessica Chastain continued talking with Katie about how she was able to get prepared for her role in Zero Dark Thirty and what it was like working with Kathryn Bigelow. Katie Couric also did a little Oscars practice with Chastain just in case she wins the award.
Katie: Invisible War Review & Military Abuse & Coast Guard Assault
Katie talked with one of the women featured in The Invisible War, a documentary about the excessive abuse of women in the military and the subsequent overlooking of that abuse by commanding officers.
Katie: Assault in the Military & Artemis Rising Recovery Project
Katie Couric talked with another woman who had been assaulted in the military, she talked with the producer of The Invisible War about why she wanted to make the film and she learned about the Artemis Rising Invisible War Recovery Project to help women who were abused in the military.