Fox wanted an A-list younger actress, and felt Rachel McAdams , then coming off successes in The Notebook and Mean Girls , would help the film's commercial prospects. Hathaway was nervous and goofy, she recalls, since she still had not developed her idea of the part; she described her performance at that point as "[nothing] particularly impressive. See what we agree with. As a science teacher, I would never show Super Size Me because when I watched that, I never saw the educational value in that But while Streep, for her part, knew the movie could be very successful, she felt the pay she was being offered for playing Miranda was "slightly, if not insulting, not perhaps reflective of my actual value to the project. Miranda's office bears some strong similarities to the real office of Anna Wintour, down to an octagonal mirror on the wall, photographs and a floral arrangement on the desk  Gonchor later told Women's Wear Daily that he had based the set on a photo of Wintour's office he found online; the similarity led Wintour to have her office redecorated after the movie's release. Field explained in that "I felt Annie Hathaway was a Chanel girl organically, as opposed to let's say a Versace [or Roberto Cavalli ] girl. She contrasted Andrea and Emily by giving Andrea a sense of style, without much risk-taking, that would suggest clothing a fashion magazine would have on hand for shoots, clothing a recent college graduate with little sense of style would feel comfortable wearing in a fashion-conscious workplace. Originally, she had made his speech more of a supportive pep talk ; however one of those acquaintances said that would not happen: Much to her surprise, he accepted. Also, it described McDonald's discontinuation of the Super Size option six weeks after the movie's premiere, as well as its recent emphasis on healthier menu items such as salads, and the release of the new adult Happy Meal. She lost so much weight during shooting that the clothes had to be taken in. In she disclosed to Variety that she took Miranda's soft speaking style from Clint Eastwood: She is so aware that she is affecting billions of people, and what they pick off the floor and what they are putting on their bodies in the morning. What I'm not proud about is probably 70 to 80 percent of my colleagues across the United States still show Super Size Me in their health class or their biology class. Nevertheless, it took three more days of filming to get the shot of the girls up in the stairwell the way Frankel wanted it, a look she believes was inspired by a similar scene with twin girls in The Shining.