Busy Philipps - Busy Philipps is nothing like Gwyneth Paltrow

Busy Philipps has ''a different reality'' to Gwyneth Paltrow.

The 'Cougar Town' actress, who has daughters Birdie, five, and 10-month-old Cricket with husband Marc Silverstein, doesn't agree with the 'Iron Man 3' star's recent claims that Hollywood mothers have a ''harder'' time than most and feels very lucky to get a lot of time off.

Asked about Gwyneth's controversial comments, the 34-year-old star told the 'HuffPost Live' on Thursday (29.05.14): ''God bless her, she really just says what she feels. That's her reality. That's her truth. It's just not mine. I have a different reality and a different truth.''

She added: ''Being a working mom, I've got it made. I'm on a TV show where my hiatus is [my kids'] summer, so I'm free to be with them in the summer time. I'm able to afford full-time help because of what I do. My husband also works, and my nanny makes my life doable and so easy.

''I feel like, for me, I have nothing to complain about in that regard...I don't ever feel like I have to stop myself from complaining about how hard it is to be an actress. I mean, it's not that hard.''

Mother-of-six Angelina Jolie recently blasted her peers and said they ''shouldn't complain'' about how hard their lives are because they have ''much more support than most people.''


Contactmusic

Tags: Busy Philipps - Gwyneth Paltrow - Angelina Jolie

Advertisement

More Busy Philipps

Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen Co-Ordinate At The 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards - Part 1

Fashion icon twins Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen were among the famous faces at the 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards held at Alice Tully Hall in...

The Reef 2: High Tide Movie Review

An improvement on 2006's The Reef, this underwater adventure doesn't hold a candle to big studio animation, but its deeply ridiculous plot is charmingly scruffy....

Busy Philipps Gives Birth To Second Daughter

Cougar Town actress Busy Philipps and screenwriter Marc Silverstein welcomed a healthy baby girl into their lives on 2nd July. Her representative confirmed in a...

Advertisement

Peter Dinklage, Evan Rachel Wood And Busy Philipps Appear At 'A Case of You' premiere At The Tribeca Film Festival

The arrivals for the premiere 'A Case of You' at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival in New York seemed to be expecting some new arrivals...

CFDA President Diane Von Furstenberg Attends 2012 Fashion Awards Part 1

Ballroom dancer Julianne Hough, fashion designer and CFDA president Diane von Furstenberg, actress Busy Philipps and filmmaker John Waters were among arrivals at the...

Busy Phillips leaving Wholefoods supermarket

Actress Busy Phillips (Cougar Town, Dawson's Creek) leaves Wholefoods supermarket with her daughter, Birdie, before putting her shopping in her car. She also talks about...

Advertisement

Comments

Busy Philipps Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Busy Philipps

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All