'Pan Am's' Christina Ricci: 'I love television'


Christina Ricci has been a staple of edgy movies for some time, but she's now ready to take flight with a weekly television role."Monster" and "Black Snake Moan" are among the testaments to Ricci's knack for unconventional characters, and if she's going to play a more traditional one, at least it jets back about 50 years. The ABC series "Pan Am" premieres Sunday (Sept. 25) with Ricci as a stewardess in the early 1960s, when international air travel still was a new adventure -- though Pan American World Airways would meet its demise in 1991."When it's you, you don't have the objectivity to step back and say whether it's a big deal or not," the still-petite Ricci tells Zap2it about making her full-time move to the home screen. "I love television, and I feel like some of the best talent is working in TV right now, from acting to writing and directing. For a while,...



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