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'Downsizing' Star Hong Chau Had an Amputee Consultant to Prepare for Role

Star Hong Chau, producer/co-writer Jim Taylor, producer Mark Johnson, and composer Rolfe Kent joined the Variety Screening Series presented by FilmStruck to talk about their new film “Downsizing,” starring Matt Damon.

Chau, who plays an amputee who was shrunk against her will in “Downsizing,” revealed that she had an “amputee consultant” to prepare for her role in the movie.

“I went to the actual rehabilitation center in Toronto where she did her physical therapy,” she said. “You have to completely shift your thinking and really have to be aware of all of the things that you just take for granted everyday.”

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