Originally Posted by psylockolussus
Her bills must be expensive.
She lives in Downtown New York in a nice home, so yeah, she's eventually going to need some money. She has a certain lifestyle she wants to maintain, just like all of us do. I've never taken 3 yrs off (which she essentially did) to make a passion project, but I understand that she would eventually want to make some money again so she can continue to pursue her passion of directing.
Without the visibility of her acting parts, she probably wouldn't be directing movies starring Milla Jovovich and travelling all over the world promoting them. She needs some money and she needs some visibility in Hollywood to get anything funded as a director.