The very petite Holly Hunter walked the red carpet at the
Hunter is vying against her "Lake" costar,
The gritty drama was filmed for
"Jane, why? Why do you want me to do this?" she said.
When the answer came that she simply had to, Hunter said yes. You don't say no to a director like Campion, she said.
"I did it because it's Jane," she said. "Jane has impeccable instincts and is a true artist, and I haven't worked with that many of them, so I trust her completely."
That "Top of the Lake" has been so well received only makes sense to Hunter.
"It's been energizing to Jane and the form of the miniseries, which really has been revitalized by the artistic success of shows like this," she said.