if they didn’t film parahoy that would be the worst decision ever in history
take a moment to realize you have never seen your face in person, just reflections and pictures
some scientists agree that if you saw a clone of yourself, you wouldn’t recognise it as you, because our idea of what we look like is so different from what we actually look like
This gave me anxiety
Sometimes I look at myself and I don’t recognise myself. Self awareness man.
The scar in this scene is actually a real scar from an open heart surgery that Natasha Lyonne underwent in 2012.
That being said, Lyonne’s portrayal of a recovering heroin addict could not be more genuine. As a previous addict herself, she delivers a powerful performance of a lifestyle that she knows all too well.
Video here: Natasha talks about her role on OITNB and her struggle with addiction.