We’re in Manhattan, on
the first truly frigid day of the season. Paulson has been shooting The Edit’s cover story, and is apologetic for having now changed into leisurewear. Not only is it perfectly excusable – she’s flying home to La shortly, overnight, for just 24 hours to attend an event – but this is mighty stylish leisurewear: sweatpants by Rag & Bone; overcoat by Acne Studios; a scarf by Valentino; Céline sneakers.
The day we meet, new
revelations have emerged about sexual abuse and harassment in Hollywood. “I think that’s what happens when you take the top off something that’s been pressurized for a long time,” observes Paulson. “But there is one positive coming