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Friday's Quote of The Day

10:43 UK time, Friday, 21 May 2010

"They kicked my shins and knocked me down and I said, 'Ow!'
But they said, 'No - you don't say ow until you actually have to go to the hospital'"
- Naomi Watts, sent to boot camp before playing CIA agent Valerie Plame

As filming started on Fair Game - which has premiered at Cannes - director Doug Liman decided to toughen up his leading lady with a two-day stint at military training. Plame was exposed as a CIA agent - and later sued the Bush administration over this - after her husband, former ambassador Joseph Wilson, took an anti-war stance.
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