Zendaya, the new feminist icon, tells Timothée Chalamet that she is ‘educating’ her nieces so they can change the world
Zendaya tells her Dune co-star Timothée Chalamet in her December 2020 cover story for Elle about the hope and joy that younger generations have brought her this year.
When Zendaya became the youngest actress to win the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at just 24 years old, she addressed her peers in her acceptance speech.
“I just want to say that there is hope in young people,” he said during the awards show in September, “I know our TV show doesn’t always feel like a great example of that, but there is hope in young people. And I just want to say to you I see all my colleagues who work on the streets, I admire them, I thank them. ”
But in the article published online on Tuesday, November 10, the actress does not believe that the term “young people” stops with its peers, but that it goes even younger.
Zendaya wants to open the doors to young people
“There is so much hope in young people, and when I say young people, I mean myself, people my age, but I also mean younger people. These really young children are very intelligent and have such an understanding and plan. clear about how they want this world to change. Even my little nieces! “she tells Timothée Chalamet, who interviewed her by phone in France.
“They’re very aware, and I mean, I can take some of that, because I’ve been educating them. But they also have their own point of view. We have discussions about [the world]. They know what’s going on and they want to be part of that change. “.
Zendaya said she also experiences joy when she connects deeply with her creative endeavors, such as her Quarantine film Malcolm & Marie written and directed by Euphoria creator Sam Levinson.
The former Disney actress is also preparing for a couple of special episodes of Euphoria that will close the gap between seasons, as we informed you in Somagnews. The first will air on December 6.
“We’re doing a little Christmas special to let everyone know about Euphoria, until we can get back to [full production], which probably won’t happen until after I get back from filming the next Spider-Man movie, which is very soon. “, said.