Gillian Anderson Just Broke My Brain



Today on Tumblr, Gillian Anderson — whose mind-blowing performance as Blanche DuBois I was recently lucky enough to witness — took time to answer fan questions. Among the fairly simple reveals:  she enjoys sitting by the ocean or a pool, takes baths with epsom salts to wind down after her Streetcar performances, and her favorite emoji — the The puffer fish  ???

But, there was this one other thing, Anderson’s answer to this query:  “What was the best rumor you ever heard about yourself?” that might just break your brain (it certainly did mine). Recounting that someone had created a certain poster with her as its central figure, Scully answered thusly:


And I was all,


In case you (like me) somehow missed Anderson tweeting that amazing poster out to the world, here it is in all its glory:



After the recent hullaballoo about Daniel Craig leaving the role I’d mentioned a replacement Bond or two, and now I’m kicking myself for not thinking of Gillian first.


And now, back to your regularly scheduled lounging.

Gillian Anderson is currently starring in A Streetcar Named Desire at Brooklyn’s St. Annes Warehouse, alongside Ben Foster and Vanessa Kirby through June 4th.

(Header photo via W)

Cindy Davis

Cindy Davis has been writing about the entertainment industry for ​over ten years, and is the ​Editor-in-Chief at Oohlo, where she muses over television, movies, and pop culture. Previous Senior News Editor at Pajiba, and published at BUST.

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