Years ago at a film festival, Jessica Chastain saw a short by Ned Benson and ran up to him to say she wanted to work with him. "I was his first fan," she says. When Benson later penned a script about ... more 
Years ago at a film festival, Jessica Chastain saw a short by Ned Benson and ran up to him to say she wanted to work with him. "I was his first fan," she says. When Benson later penned a script about a man's relationship with his wife before and after a tragic event, Chastain urged him to develop a female perspective: "It was just me wanting equal opportunity," she says, flashing a smile. less 
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