Sunday, July 01, 2018

Evangeline Lilly Gets in "Shape"

Sneak Peek new images, plus footage of "Ant-Man and The Wasp" star Evangeline Lilly, in the latest issue of "Shape" magazine:

"I'm very proud of being a woman,", said Lilly, "and as a woman, I don't even like the word 'feminism' because when I hear that word, I associate it with women trying to pretend to be men, and I'm not interested in trying to pretend to be a man. 

"I don't want to embrace manhood; I want to embrace my womanhood.

"Even if you're unhappy, just pretend that you're happy. Eventually, your smile will be contagious to yourself. I had to learn that. I used to think, 'I'm being fake,' but you know what? Better to be fake and happy than real and miserable.

"It's so important for women to say to other women, 'I like myself how I am.' But it's hard because in your heart of hearts you are thinking, 'I don't really.' But you have to learn to say it. 

"Imagine what a world it would be if people felt good about themselves the whole time..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek Evangeline Lilly for "Shape"...