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“The Eyes Of Tammy Faye” has received rave reviews, but Tammy Faye’s daughter is still not sure.
Tammy Sue Bakker-Chapman spoke with “Today“About his televangelist family and said he was” not happy “when he found out about the biopic starring Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield.
“It has been a great challenge in my life because people have made movies, books, articles, TV shows, plays, musicals and all kinds of things about my family,” he said. “I’m a big girl and that’s normal, but that’s not really normal. It’s strange living that life. “
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Bakker-Chapman added, “So when I first saw that this movie was going to be made, frankly, I wasn’t happy about it, just because I thought … here we go again.”
However, after Chastain approached her, Bakker-Chapman agreed to record “Don’t Give Up (On The Brink Of A Miracle”, which is played during the credits.
“I got a text message one day from Jessica Chastain, and she asked if I’d like to do a song for the movie,” Bakker-Chapman said, adding that she “took a chance” because she hadn’t seen the movie. at the time.
As for what you think of the movie now that you’ve seen it? He wants to reserve judgment until he sees him again.
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Chastain recently said that he talked about playing Faye fresh from the film’s TIFF screening.
“There are things that I connect with with Tammy. And, you know, she was so important to her that everyone around her felt important, loved and deserving of love and worthy of God’s grace, ”Chastain explained. And that’s something I believe in too. And hopefully she inspires me to remember that when I meet people. “