Charlize Theron says it's hard being a 'pretty' actress, Internet begs to differ
April 5, 2016 - Uncategorized
It ain’t easy being … beautiful?
Take it from Charlize Theron, the Oscar-winner who tells GQ that being a “gorgeous” actress leads to typecasting and is actually a hindrance for getting meaty, dramatic roles.
“Jobs with real gravitas go to people that are physically right for them and that’s the end of the story,” she says. “How many roles are out there for the gorgeous, f*cking gown-wearing eight-foot model? When meaty roles come through, I’ve been in the room and pretty people get turned away first.”
She also spoke about aging and the double standards men and women face. Read more…