Jamie Lee Curtis was manifesting to be a part of the series The Bear on Hulu and here she is working on season 2 of the popular show. The actress won an Oscar this year for her movie Everything and Everywhere All At Once and since then the actress is just making her desires come true. She recently opened up about getting the role in the series after watching season 1.
The Bear Season 2
Jamie Lee Curtis revealed on her Instagram handle how she entered her role in The Bear. Jamie Curtis plays a mother to Carmen, Sugar and Mikey Berzatto, played by actors like Jeremy Allen White, Abby Elliot and Jon Bernthal, on the popular series which has just dropped its second season on Thursday.
The secrets is out. We all have them. Every family. Every human being. The center of the brilliant masterpiece that is commonly referred… the story of a family secrets and the concentric circles of rage and trauma and grief and humor that revolve around, Carmen, Sugar, and Michael Berzatto. When I saw the first episode of the first show, last summer and Sugar asks Carmen if he had spoken to their mother, in that second I knew that I would play her. Don’t ask me how. I just knew.
Jamie continues- “A year later, after the wild success of the brilliant 1st season, Chris Storer offered me the role of a lifetime. There’s not a person alive who won’t relate to what it feels like to be around someone like Donna Berzatto. I certainly have my own experiences. That’s what makes the show so magnificent. We can relate and commiserate and celebrate all of our communal survival in this thing called…. life.
She also said- “When I saw the first episode last summer and Sugar asks Carmen if he had spoken to their mother, in that second I knew that I would play her. Don’t ask me how. I just knew,” she continued in her post. “A year later, after the wild success of the brilliant first season, Chris Storer offered me the role of a lifetime.”- People
The Bear Plot
The show portrays a story of a Chicago chef (White) as he is looking for his family caught in a tragedy. The Bear has acclaimed good reviews from critics and fans which premiered in June. Celebrities including Mindy Kaling have shared their best wishes for the show and how the show drastically journeys in life.