“I didn’t want to watch it like that, under those conditions. With my name, the exact date and time… No, it wasn’t possible!”
Doctor Strange 2 drew millions to theaters and grossed nearly $1 billion. But one of the main stars of Sam Raimi’s film still hasn’t seen it: Elizabeth Olsen revealed in The Tonight Show not knowing what it looks like Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness at the arrival. Because of Disney! Indeed, the studio sent him a link for a screener “watermarked(watermarked). And she refused to watch the film with this “inconvenient” signage, intended to prevent piracy:
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“I’m not one of those actors who doesn’t usually watch their own movies. I like to look back at what I’ve done to study and figure out how to improve it. the big premiere and I didn’t want to go in that state. So I had the studio send me a copy so I could see it. Except it had my name engraved in the image, right in the middle of it. middle. It was there, inscribed on the screen permanently… I didn’t want to watch it like that, under these conditions. With my name, the exact date and time… No, it wasn’t possible, it was too embarrassing!”
The host of the Tonight ShowJimmy Fallon, thus explains to the actress that this kind of “watermarked” links – like those provided to journalists sometimes – make it possible to avoid the propagation of illegal files. “But how do you do that? You can save it on your computer ?” asks Elizabeth Olsen.
Suddenly, the actress does not know exactly what gives Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, but hopefully she at least knows how it ends. Except that, when asked if she will return to the MCU one day, in Scarlet Witch or in the future series on Agatha Harknessshe answers :
“I would love to do other projects with Marvel. But nobody tells me anything. And I say that without even hiding a secret, because I’m bad at it. I don’t know anything about my future… Keep spreading rumors and maybe they’ll hire me again.” she said on the set of The View.