She is playing a major supporting role in the new Netflix romantic comedy Holidate.
And Kristin Chenoweth opened up earlier this month about her newfound friendship with star of the film, Emma Roberts, 29, while speaking with Us Weekly.
The 52-year-old actress and singer went so far as to say that she had developed a ‘real brotherhood’ while working on the photo.
Best Friends: Kristin Chenoweth, 52, told Us Weekly earlier this month that she has developed a “real brotherhood” with her Holidate co-star Emma Roberts; still from Holidate
Part of the easing of the relationship was Emma’s short stature, as she is 5 feet tall and Kristin is barely 5 feet tall.
“ She’s not much taller than me so it gave me a break in the neck. I loved it, ”she joked.
‘Second, I liked [that] there was a real fellowship that we developed on this film with Emma, myself and Jessica Capshaw, ”the Wicked star said amid her promotional work for Kelloggs’ Do it Yuleself campaign.
“Cap is probably one of my best friends,” she said of Kate Capshaw’s daughter and first husband Robert Capshaw.
Small stature: “ She’s not much taller than me, so it gave me a break in the neck. I loved it, ” Kristin joked about Emma. ‘Second, I liked [that] there was a real fraternity that we developed on this film … ”; presented in April 2019
Clever: Emma stars in Holidate as Sloane, a newly single young woman who decides to bring an Australian golfer (Luke Bracey) to all of her family reunions as her platonic holidate
Carefree: Kristin plays a supporting role as Sloane’s Aunt Susan, who brings a new, younger date with her to every holiday celebration, inspiring her niece
Kristin also had kind words for her other teammates Francis Fisher and Cynthy Wu.
“We just had a very close-knit, female-powered group, and I’m really proud of it,” she added.
Emma, who announced in late August that she was pregnant with her first child, stars in Holidate as Sloane, a newly unmarried young woman who is annoyed at her mother’s attempt to set her up with new ones. men at every family reunion.
To work around the problem, she makes a pact with an Australian golfer named Jackson (Luke Bracey), so that each is the platonic date of the other during the family festivities.
Kristin plays a supporting role as Sloane’s Aunt Susan, who brings a new, younger date with her at every holiday celebration, inspiring her niece.
The film received mixed reviews from critics and currently has a rotten 45% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
Emma celebrated the news of her pregnancy with her boyfriend Garrett Hedlund, 36.
Julia Roberts’ niece was first linked to the actor in March 2019.
Arrival: The Scream Queens star officially confirmed at the end of August that she and Garrett Hedlund, 36, are awaiting the arrival of their firstborn.
Caring: Kristin revealed how she and her beau Josh Bryant, 38, were able to make it work in quarantine; photographed at the CMA Awards in November 2019
Last week, Kristin spoke to People about what her experience was quarantining with her beau Josh Bryant, 38, in the midst of the pandemic.
“We managed to stay creative and have a good time,” she said.
The lovebirds, who have been together since August 2018, have stayed sane by filming TikTok videos together, as well as a parody of the Tiger King musical called Little Pieces.
The Pushing Daisies actress credited Bryant with showing her how to use TikTok.
“My boyfriend is 14 years younger than me. So, I’m good at TikTok, ”she laughs.
“I didn’t know what TikTok was, I didn’t necessarily want to do TikTok. Now I love TikTok with its help.
Either way: The lovebirds, who have been together since August 2018, have stayed sane by filming TikTok videos together; photographed in February in New York