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Jessica Chastain Talks Aspirations to Do a Comedy One Day

Jessica Chastain looks incredibly sexy in a Lanvin dress on the cover of Interview magazine‘s November 2014 issue.

Here is what the Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby actress had to share with interviewer Mindy Kaling:

On aspirations to do a comedy: “It’s a strange thing. When I was in college [at Juilliard], I was cast in a lot of comedies. I played Smeraldina in The King Stag and had crazy hair and a unibrow. I loved it. I loved the comedic aspects of Celia Foote in The Help. With any kind of acting, you’re basically living the emotion that you’re going to work in every day, so sometimes I’m like, “I am so tired of crying, how great would it be to experience joy and laughter every day?” I am actively looking for a comedic role in something.”

On being prepared as an actor: “I probably learned it at Juilliard. There was a class we had all about what you do before you show up. Yes, you memorize the lines, but I never think of how I’m going to deliver the lines. I just try to fill myself up with as much history of the character as I can.”

On interviews that didn’t characterize her correctly: “There was an article that completely misquoted me, or re-edited what I said, to make their own conclusions. One time I was characterized as having this crippling fear, which is insane. I thrive on fear. Fear actually propels me forward. I am an emotional person. I’m an awkward girl. I get a little shy, and I get nervous a lot. But every time I think I can’t do something, I actually want to do it. I’m very in touch with my emotions, but I’m not a crybaby.”

For more from Jessica, visit InterviewMagazine.com!

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Jessica Chastain Says She Feels Depressed When Not Working

Jessica Chastain looks stunning while posing for the cover of Harper’s Bazaar UK‘s November 2014 issue.

Here is what the Oscar-nominated actress had to share with the mag:

On feeling grief from not working: “I started to feel really negative about myself, down on who I am, and then I realized it’s because I’ve had so much time away from me that I don’t really know what I like to do anymore. I’m out of it now, but there was this feeling of being sad or depressed… wanting to go to another project… Perhaps it is like [an addiction]… maybe the [past] three months were my withdrawal!”

On hating being the center of attention: “Probably there are some people who feel great about themselves and don’t second-guess anything they say or do or wear… But that’s just not me.”

On not having a plan for a different career: “I don’t know what I’d do if I wasn’t acting. It doesn’t mean I have to be in movies or have success… I don’t know what I’d do if I didn’t have this form of expression because it offers me a freedom I don’t have in my personal life.”

For more from Jessica, visit HarpersBazaar.co.uk!

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Matthew McConaughey Gets Caught in an Extraterrestrial Tsunami in 'Interstellar' Trailer - Watch Now!

The new trailer for the upcoming Christopher Nolan film Interstellar is here and it features loads of new footage that have us so excited for the highly anticipated flick!

There’s lots more clips from space featured in this new trailer, including a point where the members of the crew are faced with an insane tidal wave that they had originally mistaken for mountains.

Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Casey Affleck, Jessica Chastain, Wes Bentley, John Lithgow, Michael Caine, and Topher Grace star in the film, due in theaters on November 7. Be sure to check it out!


New Interstellar Trailer

Jessica Chastain Praises Pal Chloe Moretz For Being a 'Compassionate Intelligent Young Woman'

Jessica Chastain supports To Write Love on Her Arms in a cute tee while walking around SoHo on Saturday afternoon (September 27) in New York City.

The Oscar-nominated actress checked her phone messages as she ran some errands on the unusually hot day.

“Love you @ChloeGMoretz ! You’ve grown to be such a compassionate intelligent young woman. So happy to know you xx,” she recently tweeted.

In case you didn’t know, Jessica and Chloe worked together on 2011′s Texas Killing Fields.

Earlier in the week, Jessica looked absolutely gorgeous while making an appearance on El Hormiguero in Madrid, Spain.

FYI: Jessica is wearing a Coach crossbody bag.

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Jessica Chastain's 'A Most Violent Year' Will Open the AFI Fest!

Jessica Chastain looks absolutely gorgeous while making an appearance on El Hormiguero on Wednesday (September 24) in Madrid, Spain.

The Oscar-nominated actress had some big news earlier in the day – her movie A Most Violent Year is set to open the 2014 AFI Fest this November!

The film is a crime drama set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city’s history. The story centers on the lives of an immigrant and his family (Oscar Isaac and Chastain) trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.

FYI: Jessica is wearing a Dolce&Gabbana dress and Christian Louboutin shoes.

30+ pictures inside of Jessica Chastain making a talk show appearance… More Here! »

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Jessica Chastain on the Nude Photo Leak: Anything Sexual Without a Woman Saying 'Yes' is a Problem

Jessica Chastain is lovely in shades of pink at The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby photo call held at the Aquarium during the 2014 San Sebastian International Film Festival on Tuesday (September 23) in San Sebastian, Spain.

The Oscar nominated actress opened up about the nude photo leak affecting many Hollywood celebrities.

“It’s such a violation,” Jes said (via The Telegraph). “To me they’re not leaked photos, they’re stolen photos.”

“Me appearing nude in a film is my choice and I find it so terrible that these actresses have been completely victimized. Anything sexual which does not have the woman saying ‘Yes’… is a big problem to me, so I hope that we find out who these people were and we can go after them as hard as we can,” Jessica added.

FYI: Jessica is wearing a DSquared dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, Jaeger-Lecoutre watch.

10+ pictures inside of Jessica Chastain at the photo call… More Here! »

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Jessica Chastain Glams Up For 'Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' Premiere in Spain

Jessica Chastain is glamorous while arriving for the premiere of her latest film The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby held at the Victoria Eugenia Theater during the 2014 San Sebastian Film Festival on Monday (September 22) in San Sebastian, Spain

Earlier in the day, the Oscar-nominated actress took the time to pose for selfies with some of her adoring fans before stepping into the Maria Cristina Hotel.

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“#AlPacino is my acting godfather. #salome #BFI,” Jessica tweeted earlier in the day after promoting her upcoming film Salome with the legendary actor the night before.

FYI: Jessica is wearing an Oscar de la Renta dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, and Jaeger-LeCoutre watch at the premiere. She is wearing a Michael Kors dress and scandals at the hotel.

15+ pictures inside of Jessica Chastain heading to the Maria Cristina Hotel… More Here! »

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