The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window on Netflix gave us a major clue about the clue in the series from Anna’s chicken casserole dish.
The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window is the new satirical dark psychological thriller that has all the elements of a thriller, like grieving woman, a murder investigation, and a lot of casseroles. Because to survive the psychological crime thriller, you need hot and comfort food to survive. In this television series, casseroles are not just only for food, it plays a far bigger part in the limited series of eight episodes. Americans do have a casserole culture. You can bring a casserole anytime, anywhere. Now first find out what is a casserole?
What is a casserole?
Casserole contains mostly comfort food, which will be hot, or it can be baked food. According to Merriam Webster,
- a dish in which food may be baked and served
- food cooked and served in a casserole
So, the Tudum team of Netflix, asks Kristen Bell who played the role of Anna, a real casserole enthusiast, that ever made a casserole for her kids? She claims, “Is it like a one-dish thing? I’ve made Crockpot stuff, but if we’re talking about some gluten and some tomatoes and some cheese and warming it up, then yeah, I’ve made a casserole.”
Just watched ep1 of The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window and my first question is this: is it common to have 3 of the same casserole dish? pic.twitter.com/nxzj3Lr6ID
— Laura Bailey (@Bailla00) February 8, 2022
However, Still Watching Netflix shares a video on their YouTube channel, titled, “Kristen Bell Teaches Us How to Make Chicken Casserole,” which captioned as “Kristen Bell is no stranger in the kitchen. Watch as she graciously shows our Netflix cooking newbie colleague, Jarett, how to make the chicken casserole from The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window **inhales**.”
Kristen Bell Teaches Us How to Make Chicken Casserole
Jarett welcomes Kristen Bell to make a casserole while talking about the film.
Of course, they are going to a chicken casserole. What else do you expect? So, all they wrote the instructions on paper, and Bell is doing the job very well. We can tell she might not make a casserole before, but she is good at cooking, at least knows the basics of cooking.
While making breadcrumbs, the host of the show asks what attracted her to the show. In which Bell expresses she loved psychological thrillers which are written by women for women. According to Bell, mystery and storytelling are the two elements, which make the audience so compelled to keep watching and reading. While prepping the chicken for the casserole, the host throws another question to Bell: where does her love for cooking come from?
She explains she loves to feed people. She says, “Cooking is my love language. I like nurturing a lot. I like when people are fed. It also slows me down because I try to be really mindful about it.”
After the piping hot chicken casserole was ready, Bell disclose when she heard the title of the show for the first time, she laughed her heart out and she is confirmed she have to do this project.