Top Stories

Rosario Dawson: I Fought for My Self-Confidence

Rosario Dawson: I Fought for My Self-Confidence

Rosario Dawson flashes a smile as she arrives on the set of her new film Finally Famous with co-star Chris Rock on Monday (July 22) in New York City.

The 34-year-old actress recently revealed the secret behind her self-confidence.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Rosario Dawson

“I’m a New Yorker! But in all seriousness, you have to be your own best friend. You can’t expect someone else to love you if you don’t love yourself,” Rosario expressed to Parade. “It’s not easy – everybody fights insecurities. There was a lot of depression in my family growing up, and that was a hurtle for me to overcome. I wasn’t born self-confident – I fought for it. So to anyone who feels at her worst right now, realize there’s a way out. I wasn’t at my best either. It took the right mentors and the natural growing pains of life to get where I am. Everyone can get there. You’ll get there. Believe it.”

FYI: Chris is wearing Timberland shoes.

10+ pictures inside of Rosario Dawson and Chris Rock on the set of Finally Famous

Like Just Jared on Facebook
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 01
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 02
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 03
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 04
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 05
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 06
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 07
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 08
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 09
rosario dawson i fought for my self confidence 10

JJ Links Around The Web

ABC
  • What happened on The Bachelor's Women Tell All episode?- US Weekly
  • Wiz Khalifa slams Amber Rose in a new song- TMZ
  • Watch India Carney's amazing audition on The Voice- Gossip Cop
  • Lindsey Morgan chats about crying on screen- Just Jared Jr
  • Bobbi Kristina Brown's BFF defends her boyfriend Nick Gordon- Radar
  • Bethenny Frankel is returning to The Real Housewives of New York City - Huffington Post
  • Read a recap for the latest episode of The Walking Dead- Lainey Gossip
  • Ethan Hawke is joining the cast of Magnificent Seven- The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here