“It was almost like I needed to have a day job, because this [acting] was too much fun.
“But I was a highly sensitive child, and the last thing my parents wanted was for their child to go in and get hurt…
“Most actors are highly sensitive people, but you have this incredible scrutiny. You have to develop a thick skin, but you can’t have a thick skin in your work. So it’s that constant push-pull…”
Continued in Inner Actor post Nicole Kidman on fame and actors as highly sensitive people