She's revived her career thanks to her role in the hit HBO show "Boardwalk Empire," and Gretchen Mol was chosen as the cover subject for the May 2012 issue of Town & Country magazine.
The 39-year-old actress donned skimpy attire for the vintage-inspired spread lining the publication's pages while discrediting a widespread rumor and talking about the ways of Tinseltown.
Highlights from Miss Mol's interview are as follows. For more, be sure to pay a visit to Town & Country!
On claims that she was discovered while a hatcheck girl:
"I never checked a hat in my damn life."
On seeing buzz around her dwindle after 'Rounders' and 'Celebrity' didn't do so well at the box office:
"It suddenly felt very, 'Hey, she's not all that.' What you find out is that just as quickly as people get behind you, they fall away. I watched as the doors went open. Then, I watched them as they closed."