Written by Rob Picheta, CNN
Gillian Anderson says she is "not wearing a bra anymore," telling fans: "I don't attraction if my breasts scope my belly button."
"The Crown" histrion told followers during a unrecorded question and reply league connected Instagram: "I'm truthful lazy and I don't deterioration a bra immoderate more. I can't deterioration a bra. I'm sorry, I don't attraction if I scope my belly button, my breasts scope my belly button, I'm not wearing a bra anymore."
The US-British histrion concluded with a damning verdict of the undergarment, saying: "It's conscionable excessively f**king uncomfortable."
Anderson, the erstwhile "X-Files" prima whose relation arsenic a forthright enactment therapist successful the Netflix bid "Sex Education" earned her scores of caller fans, was answering a question from a instrumentality astir what outfits she wore during lockdown.
Her remark was picked up by a fig of fans connected societal media, with one viral tweet declaring: "If 2 clip Golden Globe and Emmy winning histrion Gillian Anderson says nary much bras, who are we to disagree."
Anderson with Asa Butterfield successful 'Sex Education'
Credit: Sam Taylor/Netflix/May 25 Ep 1-55.dng/Sam Taylor/Netflix
Writer and societal campaigner Nicky Clark praised Anderson successful an sentiment file for British paper The Independent, writing: "I applaud Gillian Anderson's cognition to sagging breasts -- it highlights our love-hate narration with an point of covering that is supposedly bully for us, without needfully being bully to us."
Anderson won a Golden Globe earlier this twelvemonth for champion supporting histrion successful a TV series, for her relation arsenic Margaret Thatcher successful Netflix's "The Crown."
And she often demonstrates a relaxed cognition to the quality form. Anderson is well-known among followers for sharing suggestive imagery connected her Instagram page, alongside the hashtags #PenisoftheDay and #BoobiesoftheDay.
She has been formed arsenic Eleanor Roosevelt successful the upcoming Showtime Series "The First Lady."