American actress,Emma Fitzpatrick, had spoofed Anne Hathaway as Fantine in a funny video of the song “I Dreamed a Dream,” which was uploaded on YouTube on January 28, 2013. The YouTube video was labeled “For Your Consideration.”
The lyrics of the song are so funny, it could make anyone laugh, even Anne Hathaway, hopefully, assuming she has that humor that almost everyone who watched the video.
“I played the prostitute who died…”
“I lost half my body weight, but then they never did a wide shot…”
“And though I had to blow my nose, I did it all in one take, b___es.”
“Members of the academy please don’t forget the dream I dreamed.”
Emma Fitzpatrick stated, reportedly, that she had done the parody because she is a fan of “Les Miserables,” and she enjoyed performing as Fantine of the show.
“Les Miserables” had won already several awards from Golden Globe and SAG and is now up for the Academy Awards, where Anne Hathaway is assumed as one of the strong contenders. The film also stars Hugh Jackman as Jean Valjea, and Russel Crowe as Javert.
Emma Fitzpatrick’s parody of Anne Hathaway’s “I Dreamed a Dream” has already more than 250 thousand views on YouTube, and continues to earn more hits as the video becomes viral. It is also making Emma Fitzpatrick the talk of Netizens because of how well she performed the song. She also sported the same haircut as Anne Hathaway’s, posing a striking resemblance to the other actress.
Would Anne Hathaway like Emma Fitzpatrick’s parody of her as Fantine? Netizens’ reactions were positive. Many are curious if Anne would also give thumbs up for Emma’s performance, like the more than 3,000 viewers who have watched the video on YouTube.