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Gina Rodriguez admits suffering from anxiety

By Admin / Published On Monday, 29 May 2017 03:06 AM / No Comments / 36 views

She’s a beautiful, young, in-demand actress at the top of her game.

But Gina Rodriguez has revealed that despite her confident outward persona, she suffers from anxiety.

The Jane The Virgin star opened up about it in an honest Instagram post on Saturday.

Gina Rodriguez opened up about it in an honest Instagram post on Saturday

Gina Rodriguez opened up about it in an honest Instagram post on Saturday

Posing for her friend Anton Soggiu’s Ten Second Portrait series, she stares into the camera make-up free, trying and failing to keep a straight face.

In the caption, she defiantly described her battle with anxiety. 

‘It’s always great to be in front of his lens but this time it was just me,’ she wrote. ‘Bare and exposed in the streets of la. No makeup. No styling. Just me.

‘I suffer from anxiety. And watching this clip I could see how anxious I was but I empathize with myself.’

Smiling: Posing for her friend Anton Soggiu's Ten Second Portrait series, she stares into the camera make-up free, trying and failing to keep a straight face

Smiling: Posing for her friend Anton Soggiu’s Ten Second Portrait series, she stares into the camera make-up free, trying and failing to keep a straight face

In demand: In Jane The Virgin, she plays Jane Gloriana Villanueva, a religious Latina woman who becomes pregnant after being artificially inseminated by mistake

In demand: In Jane The Virgin, she plays Jane Gloriana Villanueva, a religious Latina woman who becomes pregnant after being artificially inseminated by mistake

Another round: The season three finale of the comedy series aired earlier this week; it was already renewed for a fourth season back in January

Another round: The season three finale of the comedy series aired earlier this week; it was already renewed for a fourth season back in January

She described how she wanted to protect herself and tell herself it’s ok to be anxious: ‘There is nothing different or strange about having anxiety and I will prevail.

‘I like watching this video. It makes me uncomfortable but there is a freedom I feel maybe even an acceptance,’ she added. ‘This is me. Puro Gina.’

In Jane The Virgin, she plays Jane Gloriana Villanueva, a religious Latina woman who becomes pregnant after being artificially inseminated by mistake.

The season three finale of the comedy series aired earlier this week; it was already renewed for a fourth season back in January.

The Chicago native has been dating current boyfriend Joe LoCicero for the past nine months. 

Happy: The Chicago native has been dating current boyfriend Joe LoCicero for the past nine months

Happy: The Chicago native has been dating current boyfriend Joe LoCicero for the past nine months

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