Anne Hathaway is appearing in the cover of Elle magazine’s April 2017 issue and
is looking more gorgeous than ever!
During the cover interview, the Oscar winning actress opened up about her
personal life, her marriage and her husband.
Hathaway has been married to actor and producer Adam Shulman for four years
now. She told that he changed her ability to be in the world comfortably.
“I think the accepted narrative now is that we, as women, don’t need anybody.
But I need my husband. His unique and specific love has changed me”, the 34
year old actress told Elle magazine.
Hathaway also talked about being an U.N. Goodwill Ambassador for the past four
years. The actress is a huge advocate for paid parental leave in the US and
revealed to Elle’s readers that having her son, Jonathan Rosebanks, is what
made her get involved.
“I can’t believe we don’t already have it,” the actress says about paid leave. She
recalled when her son was a week old and she was “in the ninth level of ecstasy”
while holding him and thought that ‘Mommy guilt is invented nonsense’.
Hathaway thinks that institutions should be supporting mothers and currently
The Oscar winning actress spoke about parental leave on International Women’s
Day a few days ago and again made her points very clear.
“Somehow we and every American parent were expected to be back to normal in
under three months without income,” she told.
Anne upcoming appearance in a movie will be on the all-female remake of Ocean
8. This being said she also revealed her views about gender inequality in
Hollywood during the interview.
She thinks Hollywood is not a place of equality and that’s a ‘statistical fact’, “I
don’t say that with anger or judgment”, she clarifies.
“I’ve never been in a film like this,” Anne tells about Ocean 8. “It just kind of
makes you aware of the ways you sort of unconsciously change yourself to fit
"Hollywood is not a place of equality. I don't say that with anger or judgment; it's a statistical fact. And even though I've been in some female-centric films, I've never been in a film like [Ocean's Eight]. It just kind of makes you aware of the ways you sort of unconsciously change yourself to fit certain scenarios. It's not better or worse…or right or wrong, but there are certain things you understand about one another because of experiences you have in common…it's probably easy for men to take that for granted. Just being on a set where I'm the one who possesses that ease is really something. It's a nice alternative narrative." -@annehathaway. For more from our cover star, click the link in our bio. Photo by @terrytsiolis, styled by @samiranasr. Tap for outfit credits.
You can read Anne’s full interview for Elle here and grab a copy when it hits stands on