Jennifer Connelly Interview – American Pastoral – “My kids are the most important figures in my life”



When I interviewed her husband, Avengers star Paul Bettany earlier this year, he said she’d make the perfect superhero.  But Jennifer Connelly isn’t quite so sure.


Q:Did you try to put yourself in her shoes with losing Merry, and was that difficult as a mother?

CONNELLY: As a mother myself, I can only imagine what was going through her mind and the pain in her soul experiencing that loss. My kids are the most important figures in my life, I cherish the time with them, so it’s bizarre to even fathom what that might be like…

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