Jessica Chastain has known as out a “shady and clickbait headline” linked to a narrative about her looking for her personal movie costume.
The actor stars in upcoming drama movie Reminiscence as Sylvia, a recovering alcoholic who’s coping with childhood trauma. For the unbiased movie, which premiered on the Venice Movie Pageant this month, Chastain wore no make-up, had no trailer and acquired her personal costumes for the function.
Talking to IndieWire concerning the movie, Chastain stated: “I’m not doing a film to be pampered. If I need to be pampered, I’ll go to a spa. I’m doing a movie to work and to be artistic, and I don’t want to take a seat on my own in a trailer.”
The actor defined how she went looking for Sylvia’s garments in Goal in Nashville. “I believe I spent like $130 and I introduced it again, and we did a becoming,” she added.
“[Director] Michel [Franco] instructed me that our cinematographer Yves [Cape] goes, ‘She nonetheless seems to be too stylish!’ There was lots of let’s try to simply scrub Jessica of any sort of film star feeling that we will, which additionally I appreciated. I appreciated that I used to be doing my very own hair each day. It was enjoyable.”
Following the interview, The Los Angeles Instances revealed an article with the headline: “Jessica Chastain shopped at Goal to get into character as a standard individual ‘who leads a easy life’ for her new film.”
Such a shady & click on bait headline. The attention-grabbing half wasn’t that I shopped at Goal (I do it all of the time- greatest vacation decorations & college provides) it was that I obtained to get into character by looking for my very own costumes. That’s the not regular half. https://t.co/CYCQZTTZrj
— Jessica Chastain (@jes_chastain) September 13, 2023
In a publish on X (previously Twitter) on Thursday (September 14), Chastain shared the article and wrote: “Such a shady & clickbait headline. The attention-grabbing half wasn’t that I shopped at Goal (I do it on a regular basis – greatest vacation decorations & college provides) it was that I obtained to get into character by looking for my very own costumes. That’s the not regular half.”
Following the criticism, the headline was subsequently modified to: “Jessica Chastain went looking for her personal costumes at Goal for her new film, Reminiscence.”
Alongside Chastain, Reminiscence stars Peter Sarsgaard, Merritt Wever, Jessica Harper, Elsie Fisher, Brooke Timber and Josh Charles. A launch date has but to be introduced.