Mia Wasikowska Australia Hollywood actors Mia Wasikowska Australia

Actress Mia Wasikowska talks leaving Hollywood: ‘Felt really disconnected’

Reading now: 377

Actress Mia Wasikowska said she left Hollywood behind for her native Australia because she “didn’t entirely like the lifestyle” of doing movie after movie, which made her feel “disconnected” from her community.“I want to do more things in life other than be in a trailer,” the “Jane Eyre” actress revealed to IndieWire in an interview published Friday.Not so long ago, Wasikowska was a Hollywood “it” girl, starring in blockbuster movies like Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland” and “Crimson Peak.” But she said after living the fast-paced lifestyle since she was a teenager, she was ready for a change of pace. “I didn’t entirely like the lifestyle of going back-to-back-to-back.

I felt really disconnected from any greater community,” she said. “I was doing it since I had been 17 — well, more like 15 — but really working a lot from 17.

I spent 10 to 15 years, completely like, new city, new country, every three months. And it’s like starting school again every few months.

Especially when you’re younger, when you don’t have that base. I found that really hard.”The 33-year-old said that led her to want to find a place where she could put down roots. “Maybe if the payoff is good and you feel really great doing it, then that’s OK.

Read more on nypost.com
The website starsalert.com is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News