She says, “I thought the character was extremely complex and would be a challenge for me as an actor.
The second I read the script, I was drawn to Olivia’s strength, passion, humanity, and her desire for change.
The survey found that of dating freshmen and seniors have experienced violence and abusive dating behaviors in their lifetime, with more than half of those surveyed saying they have difficulty identifying what constitutes dating abuse.
These statistics from Liz Claiborne Inc., a longtime leader in the fight to end domestic violence, add important new details to what we already know: One in three women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime.
By laying bare one woman’s story and the many opportunities to alter its outcome, has the power to educate, heal, empower and — most importantly — save lives.
I had the great privilege of working on the film, and it has aired on nearly 300 public television stations, reaching markets covering 85 percent of the United States population. is also in the process of releasing data from their 2010 College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll in conjunction with their groundbreaking “It’s Time to Talk Day”.
Police say he had left her body in a park near her home, hidden under debris.