Top definition. Is married to Marsellus Wallace, who is also known as the Big Man. Shortly thereafter, Mia experiences a drug overdose and after an intense scene at a drug dealer's house Lance , is stabbed in the heart with an adrenaline shot. MIA: Uncomfortable silences. Why do we feel it's necessary to yak about bullshit in order to be comfortable? That's a good question.
The character is considered by both fans and professionals as one of the most iconic female film roles of all time. Miramax , the film studio, wanted a famous actress for the role of Mia. Tarantino considered Julia Roberts for the part, but she required too high a salary. This character was the protagonist of the film's promotional material, appearing on a bed with cigarette in hand. Mia is the wife of crime boss Marsellus Wallace. Before meeting Marsellus, Mia was an aspiring actress who appeared in a television pilot called Fox Force Five , which failed. Marsellus goes out of town and asks Vincent Vega , one of his assassins, to take Mia out to dinner while he's gone.
Quentin Tarantino and Uma Thurman will go down in film history as one of the greatest pairings of an actor and a director of all time. Their collaborations are limited to Pulp Fiction and both volumes of Kill Bill , but that was enough to solidify their lasting legacy. Updated on June 11th, by Ben Sherlock: Uma Thurman has played a ton of different characters since her star-making turn in Pulp Fiction, but Mia Wallace is arguably still her most memorable role. She remains a beloved icon of the silver screen. Winning a dance contest boils down to dancing good to win a trophy. Now, I wanna dance, I wanna win. I want that trophy, so dance good. Then, through no fault of my own, I would have broken my promise. In a lesser movie, they would fall in love over the course of the night and kiss when Vincent dropped Mia off back at home at the end of their pseudo-date.
Mia : Don't you hate that? Vincent : What? Mia : Uncomfortable silences. Why do we feel it's necessary to yak about bullshit in order to be comfortable?