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“If I could tell my younger self something, I would tell her that she’s not alone, there are a lot of people who are just as scared and anxious as she is and they are living their lives and making the most of it.”

Mara Wilson has OCD, depression and anxiety.

Mara Wilson has OCD, depression and anxiety. When Mara was 5 years old, her eldest brother Danny started acting in television commercials and she wanted to follow in his footsteps. She went on to appear in a number of commercials. She starred in Mrs. Doubtfire (1993) and got her break with the remake of Miracle on 34th Street (1994). At the age of nine, Mara was cast in the lead role in the film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s book Matilda (1996). Today, Mara Wilson is a stage actress, a voice actress, a writer, and a playwright.

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