“I write my own roles, which is helpful," the Daily Express quoted the star as saying. “Of course though, there are older parts like the one I played in Brideshead - Revisited , which was excellent," she added. The two-time Oscar-winner previously voiced her take on ageism, saying: “I"m not fiddling about with myself. We"re in this awful youth-driven thing now where everybody needs to look 30 at 60.“The trick is to age honestly and gracefully and make it look great so that everyone looks forward to it."
Story first published: Thursday, October 22, 2009, 13:41 [IST]