Chloe Sevigny, who was once called the "coolest girl in the world", is an American actress, fashion designer and also a model in her earlier days. Her debut role was in the controversial film Kids (1995), which got her nominated for Independent Spirit Award. By 1999, Sevigny shot to recognition in the fact based drama, Boys Dont Cry, earning her nominations for Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. After her controversial film Kids, her role in The Brown Bunny, also stirred a controversy wherein she performed unsimulated fellatio. She is well known in the television series Big Love which got her the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress. She then became a popular face on the small screen. Recently she ventured into direction with her debut short film called Kitty.
Chloe Sevigny Religion
Chloe Sevigny was born as Chloe Stevens Sevigny, as a second child to Janine and David Sevigny. She has one older sibling. She was raised as a strict Catholic by her parents. She had rebelled against the family religion in her younger days but today she is a practicing Catholic. In one of her interviews, she stated that she also practicesYoga, as she suffers from scoliosis (a spinal deformity) and yoga give her the much needed relief.
Chloe Sevigny Political Views
Though Chloe keeps her political views to herself, she has openly stated that she is a keen follower of politics and current affairs. She follows outlets and figures opposite her political affiliation to understand their points of view. She is more into humanitarian activities and her top picks are Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, barrister Amal Clooney, actor and humanitarian Angelina Jolie and Palestinian-American-Muslim civil rights activist Linda Sarsour.
Who is she dating?
Chloe Sevigny has had many relationships with men. She has dated Jason Segel in a short relationship, Matt McAuley with whom she dated for nearly 8 years, Jarvis Cocker for an year and director Harmony Korine for another couple of years. She also had a brief fling with director James Ransone and rumoured to have been with Vincent Gallo for a couple of years.
Chloe Sevigny Hobbies
Chloe Sevigny expressed interest in acting right from her childhood days. She is very much like the person next door. She used to be model, she is into direction, she has been a fashion designer. She is ambitious but not ambitious enough to the extent that she wants to be a movie star or famous. She like to act in good movies and move some people. As of late, she accepts that she is a homebody, just like all of us. She had always aspired to be an actress and acting is her main hobby.
Interesting FactsOriginally hailing from Connecticut, Sevigny attributes weekend trips into nearby New York City in her teens as an important early saving grace. Impressed by her flair for street fashion, the editors of the progressive teen mag asked Sevigny to intern in their offices which led to a few modeling jobs.
"Chloë's not afraid to look different and in looking different, she looks very charismatic. No one in LA gets it. Her attitude is foreign to this city", said fashion historian Cameron Silver.Sources