I was actually supposed to be a basketball player, not an actress. My parents had me playing basketball on competitive teams when I was in kindergarten. Even though my heart belongs to the arts, I’m a tomboy at heart, too.
“The only pressure I ever feel is if I look in the mirror and don’t like what I see. I’m like “You could start jogging more.” I’m never going to look at a picture of Uma Thurman and think I can have her body. It’s not what I’m supposed to look like. I once heard that women dress for women—not for men—and I think that has some truth to it. Men, what do they know? They don’t know if you gain or lose five pounds. They’re oblivious to those kinds of things. A lot of men will say “I like you just as you are.” And you’re like “But I’m bloated!” If they’re attracted to you, they’re attracted to you.”