Julianne Moore had a lot of questions for Ellen Page when she came out publicly

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore

“Ellen had so recently come out, and this is going to sound silly, and hopefully not hurtful, but I don’t think I was aware of how painful it is to be closeted. I have the advantage of being a person who’s never had to hide my sexuality, so I asked her a lot of questions — frank questions — about what that feels like. She said she felt discomfort simply wearing all these dresses, and it was all very eye-opening for me. She was so unprotective [of herself] – I was very touched by that. It definitely made me more sensitive to the nuances of our movie.”

— Julianne Moore in an interview with Out about the costar of her new fact-based queer-themed film Freeheld (watch the trailer here)

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