Jessica Chastain has been fighting for gender equality for a long time now.
Lately she's been getting frustrated with the lack of forward momentum. In a new interview for American Way magazine, the actress expresses this exasperation, relating how people around her also seem to be encouraging her to stay silent.
"I had one male director say to me that I talk too much about all of this 'women stuff.' This is a person I love, and maybe he was concerned I would hurt my career."
Wow!!! We imagine it was said with good intentions, but how tone deaf!
The 39-year-old defended her position, saying: