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Jessica Chastain gives a lot of credit to Brad Pitt as the man who changed everything for her.
In an interview with InStyle magazine, the actress says of her The Tree of Life co-star, “I knew the second Brad signed on it was a game changer for my career. Then I was just scared that I was going to get fired. It wasn’t until after a week of shooting that I started to relax.”
And what was it like to play Brad's character's wife?
“I’m sure if Angelina Jolie were sitting here, it would be a very different experience,” she explains, “Because you would have 30 people who are not paying attention to their breakfast companions and are instead staring at her, and that definitely is an extreme. That, for me, would be terrible.”
And when it comes to protecting her own privacy? “I made sure when I started that I was known for my work, not for whom I was dating,”
Read more of her interview after the jump.