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Maya Hawke Opens Up About Being Diagnosed With Dyslexia

Maya Hawke Opens Up About Being Diagnosed With Dyslexia

Maya Hawke is featured in Elle‘s April 2018 issue, out on newsstands now.

Here’s what the 19-year-old actress and daughter of Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman had to say…

On playing Jo March in Little Women: “In a lot of ways, I have been preparing for this character my entire life.”

On being diagnosed with dyslexia as a child: “Jo was a big inspiration to me, as far as having the drive to pursue my love for reading and writing, even when it was challenging.”

On focusing on her work: “The world of celebrity that comes with the world of art is not particularly interesting to me.”

For more from Maya, visit Elle.com.

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Credit: Daymion Mardel; Photos: Elle
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