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Anne Hathaway dreamt of becoming a nun

The actor wanted to be a Catholic nun when she was a child, but could not devote herself to the religion. Read on to know why.

india Updated: Sep 14, 2006 19:13 IST
Indo-Asian News Service
Indo-Asian News Service

Actress Anne Hathaway wanted to be a Catholic nun when she was a child but could not devote her self to a religion that does not permit homosexual acts.

According to, Hathaway had set on becoming a num till she was 15. But when she discovered that her brother was gay she changed her mind.

She says: "I felt like I got a calling from god. But when I realised my older brother was gay, I couldn't support a religion that didn't support my brother."

First Published: Sep 13, 2006 17:38 IST