June 27, 2016  

Chloe Sevigny Blasts Polygamous Sects With Golden Globe Win

January 21, 2010 (9:36 am) GMT
The actress hopes that her 2010 Golden Globe win through her role in TV series 'Big Love' will shed light on polygamous religious sects.

hopes her "" Golden Globe win will help to shed light on polygamous religious sects and the damages they can cause. The actress plays a member of a fictional Mormon family in the show, a role which earned her a Best Actress award at Sunday's, January 17 ceremony.

Speaking out after her win, Sevigny slammed sects like those depicted in the show. She told Daily Variety, "These women are kept extremely repressed. They should be helped. They don't even know who the president of the United States is."

In the TV series, 35-year-old Chloe Sevigny tackles the role of Nicolette Grant. Joining her in the cast ensemble, are , , and Harry Dean Stanton.

More Chloe Sevigny News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'Game of Thrones' Season 6 Finale Recap: Does It Confirm Fan Theory About Jon's True Parentage?
  2. BET Awards 2016: Bryson Tiller and Drake Win More
  3. Jennifer Hudson Dresses as Prince in White Hooded Dress at 2016 BET Awards
  4. BET Awards 2016: Erykah Badu, Tori Kelly and Jennifer Hudson Team Up for Prince Tribute
  5. Demi Lovato Opens Up About Addictions and Eating Disorder, Says She 'Was Going to Die Young'
  6. BET Awards 2016: Drake and Future Among First Winners
  7. BET Awards 2016: See Alicia Keys, Janelle Monae, Karrueche Tran's Showstopping Styles on Red Carpet
  8. Pregnant Blac Chyna Gets Striptease From Mariah Carey's Dancer on Vegas Stage