Zoe Saldana and her husband, Marco Perego, are conserving their house a gender-neutral setting.
The actress needs her three sons — twins Cy and Bowie, four, and Zen, 2 — to be raised in a family with each “feminine and male toys” in order that the younger boys do not develop up studying deep-rooted gender stereotypes.
The 40-year-old “Guardians of the Galaxy” star instructed Us Weekly, “I’m at all times gonna be sincere and that’s at all times one of the best ways to welcome wholesome and truthful discourse, particularly round parenthood.”
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“[The twins] made a remark two weeks in the past like, ‘Boys are stronger than women,’ as a result of they’re in that stage of comparisons. And you need to take a second and form of put collectively a solution that they’ll perceive,” she added.
She known as her sons clean slates and hoped that they’re going to study from instance as nicely.
Saldana instructed the publication again in 2018 that Perego helps quite a bit with the extra home roles usually carried out by ladies in a family and “vice versa” for herself.
“I get to do a variety of male issues, which is, I do not know, put the TV collectively, make things better that break,” she stated. “We’re kind of a really gender-fluid family. I believe it is essential to boost boys in that setting, and women as nicely.”
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The “Avatar” star stated she knew issues can be completely different when she met Perego, an Italian artist. “I’ve by no means met a male like my husband, who [believes] any lady is of course his equal,” she instructed Girls’s Well being.
They secretly married in June 2013 after solely three months of courting, and the 2 now typically share a hyphenated final identify.