Article – Gillian Flynn on ‘Sharp Objects,”Widows,’ and Writing Damaged Women

Gillian Flynn on ‘Sharp Objects,”Widows,’ and Writing Damaged Women
By Jonita Davis – December 12, 2018
blackgirlnerds.com

Flynn’s Beautifully Damaged Women
So, where do they come from and why are they so exquisitely dysfunctional? BGN spoke with Gillian Flynn about her film Widows (in theaters everywhere now) and Sharp Objects, which has been nominated for three Golden Globes and a SAG Award.

We asked Flynn why her characters are so damaged but also the type of women with an “I’m going to get through this somehow” attitude.