Shailene Woodley says she had a hard time filming last year because of what she was going through personally.
I Recently published interview with “Porter”. The actress talked about her experience working on “Three Women,” the Showtime adaptation of Lisa Taddeo’s New York Times best-selling study of women’s sex lives in America.
“It was hard to film because I was going through the darkest, hardest time of my life,” said Woodley, filming across New York from October 2021 to May 2022.
“It was winter in New York, and my personal life was fine, so it felt like a big bubble of pain for eight months,” she told the publication. “I was so grateful that at least I could go to work and cry and process my emotions through my character.”
This was around the time the “Big Little Lies” star was splitting from her then-fiance, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
Woodley, Conn confirmed their engagement in February 2021.After a year of apparently amicable breakup, with a source telling CNN At the time, “they split up, both have busy careers and unfortunately their relationship took a backseat.”
In her interview with Porter, Woodley talked about how difficult it was for their relationship to get so much attention on social media.
“It honestly never hit me that millions of people around the world were actually watching and paying attention to these things,” he said.
“Then, I dated someone in America who was very, very famous,” Woodley continued. “It was the first time I had a quote-unquote ‘famous’ relationship, and I noticed [the] The scrutiny, the opinions, people wanting to know my life and his life and ours—it just feels violated in a way that, before, it was fun.
The whole thing was made more difficult, she said, because she considers herself “a very private person.”
“I realized that every time I posted anything, I immediately felt like I was sharing too much of who I was with people I didn’t trust,” Woodley said. added that she removed Instagram from her phone and that helped.