Fear stopped Olivia Wilde from making directorial debut

Booksmart follows Dever and Feldstein’s characters, who, on the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends suddenly realise that they should have worked less and played more. Advertising

“… Then I realised my career was film school, because I was shadowing brilliant directors, seeing different techniques and asking endless questions, and I continue to do that. “Fear. 0
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The 35-year-old actor-turned-director has helmed the critically-acclaimed comedy, starring Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein. For a long time, I was insecure that I hadn’t been to film school,” Wilde told PorterEdit when asked about turning director. She also said she would continue to act as she loves learning from other directors. The film released last month. Determined never to fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night. That’s why I think I have to keep acting, so I can keep learning,” the actor said.