#ok BUT#for all vala pretends not to care about anyone or anything#the most obvious answer to her as to why she wouldn’t help this creature is that she is physically incapable#(and she’s not pretending for landry’s sake because he’s already left)#not ‘i’m busy finding treasure’ or ‘i don’t care about it’#but that I AM ACTUALLY INCAPABLE AND THAT IS WHY I AM NOT HELPING THE TORTOISE#vala has been selfish but in almost every instance where the oppurtunity has presented itself on the show she has been SO SELFLESS (via carterlys)
Claudia: ”I felt like we were really reinventing that every single day together, you know, and not being able to do that very often with Ben was a shame, but I think they also very clearly wanted to define that Vala had been marked for Daniel and I think they had a very clear idea of that — and I never believed it. Because I was like, she is the most irritating person on earth. How could anyone be attracted to her? She’s just a nightmare—”
Ben: ”—But see I have the opposite take on that. You know, the first time he rejected her, the first time Daniel rejected Vala, I went to the producers and said, ‘Well — you know, Mitchell [will] take her.’” [x]
Claudia Black talking about Aeryn Sun’s birth scene in “Peacekeeper Wars”
Claudia Black voices a character in Middle-Earth: Shadows of Mordor, releasing in 2014.
i just hid my face behind my hands because i was having so many feelings
actress and voice talent Claudia Black
Aeryn Sun: LIFE ROLE MODEL