BY Abigail Nutter
on Apr 18, 2014
The internet seemed to have a conniption over child actress Mara Wilson not wanting to appear in a Mrs. Doubtfire sequel.
My first question: What happened to Mara Wilson?
Let’s all feel old for a second: Mara Wilson is a grown-ass woman. She is 26 years old.
So I did my research. I’ve followed her on Twitter and read her blog, Mara Wilson Writes Stuff and she is freaking hilarious. And an awesome writer; she writes for Cracked.com. She also appeared on NPR last year; you should listen.
Wilson was an exceptionally talented child actress. Read More
BY Intern Kerishma
on Apr 18, 2012
You probably know her from Mrs. Doubtfire or as the beloved titular bookworm in Matilda – Mara Wilson, former child actor, opened up on her (very well-written) blog, Mara Wilson Writes Stuff, about her take on the nature of the film acting industry.
“Here is something no real celebrity will ever tell you,” she writes. “Film acting is not very fun.” The repetitive nature of film acting – doing take after take after take – limits the actor’s creative expression. Read More