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Pulse Nigeria Poll Readers believe female stars compromise motherhood for career

78.6% of Nigerian readers say that the reason why most female stars, especially in Hollywood, do not have kids is because they put their careers first.

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Hollywood actress, Gabrielle Union, shares never-before-seen wedding photos to mark 1-yr anniversary with husband, Dwyane Wade play

Hollywood actress, Gabrielle Union, shares never-before-seen wedding photos to mark 1-yr anniversary with husband, Dwyane Wade

(lindaikejisblog)

According to our poll, Nigerian readers agree that most Hollywood female stars do compromise motherhood for their careers. They say most of them prefer their jobs more than being a mother.

The star of hit TV series "Being Mary Jane" was featured on the magazine's October 2015 “Ageless” issue, where she opened up on being married to a younger man, placing her career over motherhood and being a stepmother to her husband's kids play

The star of hit TV series "Being Mary Jane" was featured on the magazine's October 2015 “Ageless” issue, where she opened up on being married to a younger man, placing her career over motherhood and being a stepmother to her husband's kids

(Redbook Magazine)

 

In the article, Hollywood actress Gabrielle Union, 42, opened up about not being able to have a child yet with husband Dwayne Wade. She told Redbook magazine that being too busy makes you forget about your personal life.

"A lot of my friends deal with this. There’s a certain amount of shame that is placed on women who have perhaps chosen a career over starting a family younger. The penance for being a career woman is barrenness. You feel like you’re wearing a scarlet letter," Union told the mag.

READ MORE: Gabrielle Union - "The penance for being a career woman is barrenness"

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade got engaged in December 2013, after four years of dating play

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade got engaged in December 2013, after four years of dating

(People)

 

So, we posed the question to our readers who agreed to the fact that some female stars concentrate on their careers so much as to have children or not being able to take care of their kids.

READ MORE: "Not Having A Child At 50 Is My Biggest Regret" - Vivica A. Fox

Vivica A. Fox play

Vivica A. Fox

(eurweb.com)

 

78.6% of Nigerian readers say that the reason why most female stars, especially in Hollywood, do not have kids is because they put their careers first. Meanwhile, 21.4% of the readers say that's not the case.

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