Jessica Chastain covers the Summer 2016 issue of Porter.
On gender equality: “When you have both genders represented, then you have a healthier point of view. You don’t feel a hierarchy; you don’t have anyone feeling like they are being left out or bullied or humiliated. Sometimes, being the only girl on a set, you can feel like a sexual object.”
On learning how to live within the industry: “I’ve never dated anyone famous. I had time before this happened to really watch the industry. I want to be able to have my family and have this normalcy and go see a play and not have the audience watching me watch the play.”
On dreaming about her Oscar dress: “I never dreamed what my wedding dress would look like… but I always dreamed about my Oscars dress.’