“There’s a trend starting about eight years ago of women of a certain age leading a strong cast. You have it in ‘The Big C,’ ‘Scandal,’ ‘The Good Wife,’ ‘Damages.’ [Roles for women my age are] still lacking in film scripts, which is why many women are turning toward working in TV.” - Gillian Anderson (Backstage magazine)
Gillian Anderson arrives at the EE British Academy Film Awards 2014.
Gillian Anderson for Cheetah Conservation Fund.
"Looking through some old photographs recently, I came across a few when I was younger, and I have a very similar expression on my face to Kristen Stewart. I’ve got this ‘Fuck all this’ look going on. I wish I’d had people around me at that point in my life who understood me, instead of saying, ‘Why aren’t you smiling?’ So much of it was fear back then and not being able to comprehend what was happening."
Thanks to l0islane for the scans