Tails of mystery and imagination

Most of us on this side of the pond will get our first look at actress Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, in which she plays the mermaid Syrena.

As a rule — Daryl Hannah in Splash is the major exception — mermaids don’t give us skirtwatchers a whole lot to work with, so here’s Àstrid in an actual dress:

Astrid Berges-Frisbey

She’s also interviewed in the May InStyle, in which she volunteers the following information about her six-year-old sister:

“She’s obsessed with mermaids. She’d call me during filming and ask if my hair was red and if I had shells on my boobs.”

Which, I suppose, you have to blame on Disney.

1 comment

  1. Dick Stanley »

    21 April 2011 · 5:56 pm

    If you paid a lot of attention to Disney you’d think shells were boobs and vice versa.

RSS feed for comments on this post