Katherine Heigl opened up about her controversial exit from hit-Gray’s Anatomy.
In a chat with Ellen Pompeo in Selection’s Actors on Actors collection, the actor stated, “I believe that gave me this confidence that was a false sense of confidence,” Heigl added.
“It was rooted in one thing that couldn’t and possibly wouldn’t all the time final for me. So then I began getting actual mouthy, as a result of I did have rather a lot to say, and there have been sure boundaries and issues that I used to be not OK with being crossed. I didn’t know methods to battle that.”
“Hear, no one likes a brilliant assured lady,” Pompeo concurs.
“And that’s why they’re taking away reproductive rights, and voting rights throughout this nation, is as a result of they don’t need girls to search out their energy. They don’t need girls to have a voice. They don’t need girls to have management as a result of they know that we are able to do it higher than they’ll.”
The 44-year-old additionally admitted her response and dealing with of the state of affairs was “so naive.”
“There was no a part of me that imagined a foul response,” she confesses.
“I felt actually justified in how I felt about it and the place I used to be coming from. I’ve spent most of my life — I believe most girls do — being in that people-pleasing mode. It’s actually disconcerting while you really feel like you’ve got actually displeased all people. It was not my intention to take action, however I had some issues to say, and I didn’t assume I used to be going to get such a powerful response.”