Anne Hathaway On Her Anxiousness: ‘I Did Every part Improper For So Lengthy’

Anne Hathaway opened up about her battle with anxiousness and disordered consuming in a revealing new interview with Folks. 

The 36-year-old actress spoke to the outlet’s editorial director, Jess Cagle, concerning the “10-year problem” picture she posted on Instagram this month and the way she’s modified within the decade between the pictures. 

“Wow. Take a look at 2009 me attempting so arduous to not do something unsuitable. Take a look at 2019 me doing what feels proper. Depraved candy,” the actress had written on Instagram, quoting “Princess Diaries.”

“I keep in mind, 10 years in the past, being so scared going into the entire awards season and doing what I assumed I used to be purported to do, so I barely ate something at Christmas. I hate to say that,” Hathaway stated, her voice going to a whisper as she lined her face together with her palms.

“I keep in mind my dad making a pie and I ate just a bit chew as a result of I assumed film stars needed to have a sure physique. I used to be simply smoking, simply smoking my nerves away and wasn’t nourishing myself,” she added, miming smoking a cigarette together with her palms. 

“And minimize to 10 years later, I simply discovered say thanks to life by attempting to nourish myself, by caring for myself, by not apologizing for occupying house ― which isn’t one thing I knew do 10 years in the past,” she stated. 

Lately, Hathaway is unapologetically herself. Gone is the lady who continually suffered from “emotions of inadequacy, insecurity and nervousness and anxiousness,” she advised Folks. 

Anne Hathaway on "Watch What Happens Live" with Andy Cohen and Matthew McConaughey. 

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Anne Hathaway on “Watch What Occurs Reside” with Andy Cohen and Matthew McConaughey. 

The actress additionally made headlines just lately when she revealed that she’d given up consuming again in October after a wild evening together with her “Serenity” co-star, Matthew McConaughey, and his spouse, Camila Alves. 

“I stop consuming again in October, for 18 years. I’m going to cease consuming whereas my son is in my home simply because I don’t completely love the way in which I do it and he’s attending to an age the place he actually does want me on a regular basis within the mornings,” Hathaway advised Ellen DeGeneres earlier this month. 

The actress added, “I did one faculty run in the future the place I dropped him off at college, I wasn’t driving, however I used to be hungover and that was sufficient for me. I didn’t love that one.”