Dakota Johnson: “Why isn’t my grandmother in the movies? This industry is f***ing brutal”

Photo by Stefanie Keenan

Photo by Stefanie Keenan

50 Shades of Grey's Dakota Johnson ousted Hollywood's over it's callous ageism. She had this to say to The Guardian: “Why isn’t my mother in the movies? She’s an extraordinary actress,” asked Johnson. “Why isn’t my grandmother in the movies? This industry is f******* brutal,” she added. “No matter how tough you are, sometimes there’s the feeling of not being wanted. It’s absurd and cut-throat. Whenever I have downtime, I’m unsure that I will ever work again. I don’t know what it is, but it’s a definite thing that happens to me.” 

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