`The Great Gatsby` role was tricky: Carey Mulligan

`The Great Gatsby` role was tricky: Carey Mulligan London: Actress Carey Mulligan believes her role in the upcoming film `The Great Gatsby` was tricky as her character constantly contradicted itself.

The 27-year-old plays Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann`s adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald`s iconic novel, reported Digital spy.

"Daisy is kind of a tricky character, because she contradicts herself constantly, but she`s also not very consistently laid out. She`s eccentric, but seems to feel things passionately, but not necessarily for very long," Mulligan said.

The actress who has previously appeared in films such as `Shame`, `Drive` and `Never Let Me Go` among said that `The Great Gatsby` was by far the biggest movie she has worked on.

"The scale of it is huge in comparison to all the films I`ve done," she added.

`The Great Gatsby` is slated for a release in the US on May 10 and in UK on May 16.