"You have got to be brave, get into the shower, and face Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock
jabbing you in the face with a 12-inch kitchen knife," she tells V magazine
. "As much as Anthony Hopkins is a pussycat, he's terrifying. Maybe I watched Silence of the Lambs too many times when I was a kid. Maybe I was having some flashbacks. So I didn't need too much preparation for the scene."