As earlier reported, Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt and Anna Kendrick have joined Ellen DeGeneres on her show to promote the theatrical release of “Into the Woods”. A full video (the sound is a bit odd at times, I know) as well as pictures from the taping have been added to the archives. Here’s some additional information:
The stars weren’t afraid to get silly as they demonstrated some awkward vocal exercises on Monday’s episode of Ellen. ‘My vocal teacher made me do the embarrassing one of goo goo gah gah gee goo gah gah gee,’ Emily, 31, said. ‘I was like, “I can’t do that. That’s awful.”‘ But Meryl, 65, had her beat, proclaiming, ‘I know one from drama school,’ before beginning to make deep guttural chanting noises: ‘Hung gah gah hung gah gah hung gah gah.’ Emily, Anna and Ellen all joined in, making for an entire chorus. Meryl then added, ‘And if you do that upside down, you go like this, it loosens all the…’ The ladies also played Heads Up! Pictures! They acted out things like marching, riding a horse, tight roping and even giving birth.