Actress Mara Wilson recently gave an insight into her journey as a woman in the entertainment industry. She also made a mention of the pop star, Britney Spears, as continued to reflect on her experiences. She pointed out the fact that there was nothing she could control when she was a kid in the industry.
The narrative that was created concerning her, was something that was out of her own reach. And just like Britney, the “Matilda” actress had been the target of the public and media. She was sexualized by them.
Mara Wilson On Britney Spears
Mara Wilson wrote that there was always a way Hollywood solved the problems of sexual harassment. However, things were quite different in her case. She cleared out the fact that she never had to face any sort of sexual harassment on the sets of films she had been a part of. But she had remained the target of the public and media. The “Mrs Doubtfire” actress went on to blame them for her sexual harassment.
Mara Wilson reflected on the bitter experiences she had to go through as a celebrity star. She stated out the fact that she had been criticized when she was 13 years old. She mentioned that she had been referred to by a Canadian newspaper writer as a ‘spoiled brat”. This took place in the year 2000. According to the newspaper article, the actress was making some complaints to her staff members. She was at some kind of a press event when this thing took place.
Mara Wilson also pointed out an incident concerning the pop star, Britney Spears. She was quite honest about whatever she felt at the moment. She mentioned that when she was asked about the pop star, she gave an immediate negative reply. Wilson said that she “hated her.” However, the truth was quite opposite. She adored her in reality. But her answer was actually influenced by the “narrative” that was framed concerning Spears at that time.