Dave Bautista wears sunglasses to help with his anxiety. The Guardians of the Galaxy actor has opened up about his issues with self confidence, and he revealed it took him a long time to come to terms with his nerves in social situations.
Responding to a fan on Twitter, he wrote: “It took me 40 some odd years to be OK with it. I just got tired of feeling embarrassed about it and started owning it!
“And I wear sunglasses a lot! Trust me it helps. It drives my publicist insane! Better sunglasses than me dry heaving on the red carpet.”
“Wrestling really brought me out of my shell.”— Dave Bautista
The 50-year-old blockbuster star first rose to fame in the WWE, and in the
past he has credited his in-ring career with helping him to overcome his
anxiety and adjust to life in the spotlight.
He previously said: “Wrestling really brought me out of my shell. But I
wish when I was younger, I hadn’t been so ashamed. I wish I would’ve embraced it more because it’s OK, and I find out more, all the time, that a lot of actors are the same way.
“They get anxiety and get self-conscious, and get insecurities about their