Top Stories

Maggie Gyllenhaal Covers 'Woman & Home' January 2013

Maggie Gyllenhaal Covers 'Woman & Home' January 2013

Maggie Gyllenhaal strikes a pose as she graces the cover Woman & Home magazine’s January 2013 issue, on stands now.

Here’s what the 34-year-old actress had to share with the mag:

On her life: “I feel like I’ve entered a new era in my life, and it’s very liberating. As you grow up, your life changes and so does the way you think. I’ve come to the point in my life where I’m doing things differently. I’m enjoying having a new perspective and steering my life in a different direction.”

On the roles she chooses: “I feel more comfortable with the idea of being seductive and powerful in the roles I want to play. I have a tremendous love for difficult material but those choices can be limiting and often you don’t get to work as much as you’d like to. After I had Ramona, I suddenly felt a maternal impulse to be a good working mom too.”

On womanhood: “I’ve grown into womanhood – I don’t feel a need to be different anymore. I don’t see myself as being limited to smaller, independent films. I chose a lot of those roles in the past because I was drawn to playing extreme or eccentric women, but you can also achieve a lot with very ordinary characters, and that’s the beauty of what you can do as an actress.”

For more on Maggie, visit WomanandHomemagazine.com!

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Wenn
  • Paula Abdul made her debut on So You Think You Can Dance- US Weekly
  • Joe and Katherine Jackson reunited for their grandson Prince's graduation - TMZ
  • Read a recap for The Bachelorette - Gossip Cop
  • Watch MKTO‘s lyric video for "Bad Girls" - Just Jared Jr
  • Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards won't go back to rehab - Radar
  • Who was responsible for starting Johnny Depp's career? - Huffington Post
  • Keke Palmer just landed a new gig - Lainey Gossip
  • Homeland just added some more series regulars to season five - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here