- The award-winning actress talks to ELEANOR MORGAN about standing up for female equality in her roles as a feminist and mother
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When the TV crime drama The Fall premiered last year, word quickly spread that this was a show to become obsessed with. Starring Gillian Anderson as the tough, fiercely intelligent, feminist policewoman brought in to investigate a series of murders, amid a tense, brilliantly crafted plot, the short series flashed a light on the hypocrisy of sexual equality when it comes to sex.
Anderson, of course, is best known for playing the pouting skeptic-turned-believer Agent Dana Scully in The X-Files – a role that, at its peak,
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