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Chloe Sevigny Talks Playing a Transsexual with 'Out' Magazine

Chloe Sevigny Talks Playing a Transsexual with 'Out' Magazine

Chloe Sevigny shows off her toned and tough sides on the cover of Out magazine’s August 2012 issue.

Here’s what the 37-year-old actress had to share with the mag:

On her show Hit & Miss, where she plays a transsexual hitman: “Who doesn’t love a challenge? My manager called me and said, ‘I got some scripts today, and they’re f**king crazy. I’ve never read anything like them, and I kinda think you’re going to be into it,’ A little way into reading the first script, I knew I was in.”

On doing the role justice: “I was worried people would be angry that they didn’t cast a real person who was transitioning, I asked why they didn’t, and the producers said they didn’t find the right person. It’s a big responsibility toward that community, and I wanted to do them right.”

On her status in Hollywood: “Hollywood does not know what to do with me. They do not like me. That’s why I end up in these seemingly difficult movies. That’s what is offered to me, and I need to make a living.”

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Also pictured inside: Chloe arriving on a flight at LAX Airport on Tuesday (July 10) in Los Angeles.

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Credit: Terry Richardson/OUT magazine; Photos: FameFlynet
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# 1

She is gonna do a great job, talented actress and beautiful

# 2

wow her last answer is pretty honest

# 3
Black-Dahlia @ 07/11/2012 at 2:31 pm

She’s refreshingly honest. Very nice.

# 4
Dave Franco @ 07/11/2012 at 2:42 pm

Fantastic last answer: “Hollywood doesn’t know what to do with me.”

She is a great talent and marginally underrated. Hollywood sucks.

# 5

I’ve watch all the episode, she was AMAZING! That show is amazing! She was always known as indie actress. That’s what separate her from the rest. Can’t wait for season 2!!

# 6

I love her! She’s an exceptionally brave actress! And I still remember how much cr*p she got in the past for that from people. But that’s exactly what I like about her. That she is brave and unique.

# 7

Non conformist… Love it! =)

# 8

Transsexual polygamist wife?… Works for me.

# 9

She’s one talented actress!

and everything she says soooo great!!

She’s hideous. A conceited hack, I have no respect for someone who’d give a co-star a real ******** on camera. Ick

Aw great interview. I really like her as a person and actress…not to mention her physique is pretty amazing too!

i love her. she was great in gummo

flawless ***** is flawless. One of the most talented people in Hollywood.

“….That’s why I end up in these seemingly difficult movies. That’s what is offered to me, and I need to make a living.” Awww poor thing you need to make a living by being paid million of dollars….and I thought that sweating my ass off in the factory where I work was difficult and tiring……..shut up please. I don’t have anything against Chloe, she’s a good actress but I can’t read stuff like that, it’ insulting.

@ale: actors do not earn millions on indie films, which is what she mostly makes. she also works hard as a designer. she is a creative and talented person. im a fan

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