Virginia Madsen on AIDS Drama 1985 and the Harassment She Experienced as a Hollywood 'Hot Babe'

“It’s expected that I’m going to have an opinion about things,” actor Virginia Madsen said Thursday in a Midtown cafe. We were meeting to discuss 1985, Yen Tan’s acclaimed black-and-white drama about a man named Adrian (Cory Michael Smith) who goes home to visit his family during the titular year, knowing it may be…

Virginia Madsen Spills the Secret to Aging Well; Has the Rare Distinction of Kissing Morgan Freeman Onscreen

Hollywood is not be a friendly place to women as they age, though in an interview with Huff/Post50, Virginia Madsen, at 50 years old, says, "This is probably the first year that I've been very discouraged." She talks about for roles where they've called all women "from age 35 to 60 to 65." Adding: "There was a movie…