‘The Kindergarten Teacher’ Star Maggie Gyllenhaal on Why Flawed Female Characters Matter

Maggie Gyllenhaal wanted to be a part of “The Kindergarten Teacher” as soon as she read the script and locked into its deeply flawed female protagonist — a character that is not often seen on the big screen.

“I’m always looking to shatter a fantasy,” Gyllenhaal told TheWrap’s Thom Geier at a Q&A following a screening of the film in New York on Thursday night. “I wonder if people don’t want [to see] their mothers — to see women as broken and shattered and flawed and confused as we actually are....

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By: TheWrap - 5 days ago

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