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Jessica Chastain Opens Up About Being 'So Shy!'

Jessica Chastain Opens Up About Being 'So Shy!'

Jessica Chastain might be used to spotlight these days, but she admits she’s totally shy in real life!

The 39-year-old Miss Sloane actress opened up during an episode of Inside the Actor’s Studio on Wednesday (December 21).

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“I’m almost having a breakdown right now,” Jessica told host James Lipton.

“You’re still shy?” James asked, before Jessica relied, “Yes, I’m so shy.”

“It’s a strange thing, acting for me has never been about wanting attention or wanting to be seen,” she went on. “It’s funny that I’m in a profession where that’s where I am.”

Click inside to see what else Jessica had to share about overcoming her shyness…

“There’s so much that I want to express,” Jessica added. “It’s about connecting with another person and the intimacy of what that is, and so I have to overcome my shyness.”

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