12 Female Stars Who Say There’s A Serious Lack Of Good Roles For Women
Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 10, 2011
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Michelle Rodriguez is known for playing kick-butt characters, from her first staring role in "Girlfight" to Ana Lucia on "Lost" to a marine sergeant in the new flick, "Battle: Los Angeles," out this Friday. So what's with all the tough girl roles? "When us chicks don't remove our clothes and we don't play the girlfriend, there are not a lot of roles out there," says Michelle. "I got to play it safe and take the roles I can." Ahh, gotcha. [NY Daily News]
Michelle is hardly the first actress to complain about the lack of complex, true-to-life roles for women in Hollywood. After the jump, more famous ladies who wish they had meatier parts to sink their teeth into.