Saffron burrows dating fiona shaw
Shaw likes to go home after the theatre “tired and spent” and hopes, when mortali- ty does finally come knocking, she is “satisfyingly exhausted in the way George Bernard Shaw said we should feel on our deathbeds”. 30-year old British actress Saffron Burrows is a rarity in entertainment–an openly bisexual feminist with a successful film career who doesn’t shy away from lesbian relationships in her work or her life.
A relationship is sent by God and accident.” Now her maternal instincts are played out on her much- loved 9-nine-year-old nephew, Jim. “There’s no time to rest, Tim,” she says, laughing. I can hear the bell tolling, but it’s not for me.” And then, like her mother, she’s off.‘It is very difficult to talk about anything at all because it becomes so personal,’ she adds eventually.‘It is right to talk about Mike [Figgis] but any other area of life is not really the domain of newsprint.Up to that point acting had been a facility, after it, it became a reality. Honestly, I get more recognised for .” Shaw is single, “very happily” (this after newspaper reports linking her with the actress Saffron Burrows; she won’t confirm or deny this).With a part like that you’re communicating the private sorrows of an audi- ence. She’s not dating or particularly relationship-focused and talks about living in a “community of people” in Primrose Hill and feeling “safe and content”.