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Jennifer Garner Was About To Quit From Dallas Buyers Club Before Matthew McConaughey Stopped Her !

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Jennifer Garner Reveals She Was All Set To Walk Out Of Dallas Buyers Club

Jennifer Garner is famous for many roles and characters. However, one film that brought her acclaim was Dallas Buyers Club. The movie got her an Oscar nomination, and it was an instant hit at the box office. The cast also had Matthew McConaughey who also received praise for his acting in the movie. However, Jennifer recently opened up in an interview that she was all set to walk out of the film due to some personal reasons. If she had gone through with her decision, she would have missed out on a beautiful movie.

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Why Did Jennifer Garner Want To Walk Out Of Dallas Buyers Club

As mentioned before, Jennifer wanted to walk out of the movie due to some personal reasons. The reason was his son Samuel who was a newborn baby at that time. However, Jennifer decided to get back to work after giving birth, and the first project she said yes to was Dallas Buyers Club. The movie was taking so much of her time that she was having difficulty in finding time even to breastfeed him. She said, “So I took it, and that was because it was time for me to go back to work. My boobs were freaking out. It was bedtime, and we were doing some scene that was supposed to be light, and I started crying, and I was like, ‘I have to quit. I have to go home and be with my kids. I can’t do this anymore.’ ”

Jennifer Garner Reveals Matthew McConaughey Motivated Her To Work On The  Movie

When Jennifer broke down, Matthew came to her support instantly and motivated her that she could do both things. She said, “And sweet Matthew McConaughey pulled me aside and said, ‘What is going on with you?’ He said, ‘You can do both. You’ve got it. You can do it.’ ”

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Jennifer Garner Loves Matthew McConaughey As A Costar And Friend

Jennifer and Matthew share a good friendship, and Jennifer loves to be Matthew. She said, “And from then on, whenever I needed to, I would give him a high sign and I would go take care of it. How much do I love that guy? I know, a lot.”