Jurassic Park’s Laura Dern And Sam Neill Speak Out Over Film’s Age Gap Relationship

Jurassic Park stars Laura Dern and Sam Neill have spoken out about the age difference between them,

Laura has played Dr. Ellie Sattler in three of the franchise’s releases, including the latest, Jurassic World Dominion,

In a new interview with The Sunday Times, the actors address their twenty year age-gap.

A completely appropriate age difference for a leading man and lady,” Sam, who is now 74, told the newspaper

Harrison Ford and Sean Connery acting with much younger people.

Despite the age gap, Laura insists it felt “completely appropriate to fall in love with Sam Neill”.

The 55-year-old added: “And it was only now, when we returned in a moment of cultural awareness about the patriarchy,

The two stars also talked about how the latest release in the franchise differs from the original,

Took 45 minutes for anyone to catch a glimpse of one of the dinosaurs.

An audience 30 years later wouldn’t find that pace acceptable,