Davis spent much of the 2012 awards season donning hair pieces to events. When Oscar night finally arrived, The Help‘s Best Actress nominee said her husband encouraged her to go au naturel. ”It gives me flavor. It makes me feel like I’m spicing up my life a bit,” she told People magazine.
Going under the shears ”reduced me to, like, mental-patient-level crying,” Anne Hathaway told Kelly Ripa of shaving her head to play Fantine in Les Misérables. Apparently, a $10 million paycheck is hollow succor to an actress who is bereft of hair.