But especially if you have the wrong people within your circle. Truthfully, at the end of the day, no one cares about you in this business whether they are your agent or your manager or your publicist.
It's good to get out of the closet and talk about it and find out other people's views.
My eyes and spirit have opened up since I found someone that I get to share my life with.
I think it magnified it. For me, I wasn't sheltered so I think it was magnified. Especially when you're a teenager and you go to high school and you're in the business and you are known.
I will say that my personal business is my personal business. And I will leave it at that.
Honestly, there was a time after I came out that I really did not think I would be working again.
It doesn't matter if a critic pans or praises my movies, I am only concerned about that one audience member and what their experience is.
The minute I ever start thinking about what a character would do is the minute I bring my ego into play. It's the minute I'm putting a judgment on something.
So the characters that I choose, I like to make sure that they have depth and that they have some sort of bite. It's more fun.
I did get bullied and I did get picked on and I did have that feeling in my gut of being incredibly self-conscious. I naturally gravitated towards my elders because I didn't know how to speak or be present with my peers.
I would love to do a musical so hopefully I will be blessed with doing one.
It doesn't matter what medium I perform, I just love to perform in general, if it's good work.
I seek out good work.
I've been given so much, and if I can just give back a tenth of what I've been given, then it's all worth it.
They don't teach you just how to be in school. There's no class on that. There's no multiple choice test for Why Do I Feel This Way?