Anna Faris is supporting her Mother co-star, Allison Janney.
ET caught up with the 41-year-old actress at a celebration for the sequence’ 100th episode in Los Angeles over the weekend, the place she could not cease gushing over the I, Tonya star.
Faris stated she will certainly be cheering on Janney at this 12 months’s Academy Awards. Janney is nominated for Finest Actress in a Supporting Function for her portrayal of Tonya Harding’s mother, LaVona Golden, within the Craig Gillespie-directed movie concerning the former determine skater’s life.
“I am so thrilled for her,” Faris gushed to ET’s Leanne Aguilera. “I used to be telling her yesterday — I used to be like, ‘If I appreciated you somewhat bit much less, I might be feeling some envy!’ However, no. No one deserves it extra!”
“She’s such an excellent particular person and, extra importantly, an exquisite particular person,” Faris added. “She all the time brings morale up, and I really feel so fortunate to be working with a gaggle of good ladies [for Mother]. It feels very uncommon.”
Faris continued to marvel over Janney, recalling one in all their very first conversations.
“We had pals in widespread, and he or she took my arm and he or she stated, ‘I know we’re destined to be pals,'” Faris defined. “I used to be like, ‘I like this girl.’ And I discovered from her. I could not drive to work daily and form of really feel the enjoyment with out her.”
“I like her a lot,” she added. “I annoy her, I do know I do, ‘trigger I am all the time knocking on her dressing room door. I am like, ‘Allison, come out and play with me!’ However I simply really feel extremely lucky.”
When the Oscar nominations have been introduced earlier this month, Faris was one of many first celebrities to congratulate her co-star-turned-pal.
“Congrats mommy!!!” Faris captioned a portrait of herself and Janney. “I like you.”
Hear extra on how Janney celebrated the thrilling information within the video beneath!
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