Reese tells a story about a particular film role that she turned down.
About four years ago I got sent an awful, terrible script. And this male star was starring in it, and there was a girlfriend part. And I thought, “You’ve got to be kidding me. No, I’m not interested.”
They said, “Well this actress is chasing it, that actress is chasing it: three Oscar winners and two huge box office leading ladies.” And I thought, “Oh, that’s where we’re at? You’re fighting to be the girlfriend in a dumb comedy? For what?”
And by the way, two Oscar winners did it.
Actresses chasing the role:
Who starred in the film:
[Optional] Do you think that the media does women a disservice by constantly referencing their level of attractiveness?