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Jacqueline Bisset Is Having the Time of Her Life

Even Jacqueline Bisset couldn’t pass up an opportunity to meet cultural icon Sarah Jessica Parker.
“I said yes because it was her, and I thought it’d be fun to meet her, having watched her so much on television,” says Bisset of taking her role in “Here and Now.” The upbeat 74-year-old actress was concluding a full day of press for the new drama, which stars and was produced by Parker. But first, Bisset needs a piece of chocolate. Rifling through a glass jar of candy options in a suite at the Essex Hotel, she ultimately settles on a small Cadbury.
The adage that you should never meet your heroes didn’t ring true in this case. “She’s very warm, very friendly, very welcoming — perfect,” Bisset says of her costar.
In the film, Bisset plays Parker’s “overbearing” mother; although it is a smaller role, Bisset enjoyed playing around with the idea of a “bad” mom. “I love playing bad mothers, actually — or supposedly she’s a bad mother, because she has a life of her own and she’s selfish. But it makes for a funny character,” she says of her part. “It amused me that she was so oblivious with what was going on with her

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