Quotations that match 'actor'.

As an actor, I am meant to dabble with different themes and genres. Sanjay Dutt
[ Actor Am Dabble Different Genres Meant Themes]
Actors never retire, they just get less and less work. Desmond Llewelyn
[ Actors Get Just Less Never Retire Work]
Studios have been trying to get rid of the actor for a long time and now they can do it. They got animation. NO more actor, although for now they still have to borrow a voice or two. Anyway, I find it abhorrent. James Coburn
[ Abhorrent Actor Although Animation Anyway Been Borrow Find Get Got Long More Now Rid Still Studios Time Trying Two Voice]
Some of the supporting roles that I've done as an actor, I took them because I knew that I would get to watch some of the leading guys in the movies, and also I'd get to work with them. Thomas Jane
[ Actor Also Because Done Get Guys Knew Leading Movies Roles Some Supporting Them Took Watch Work Would]
I think all actors - they'll hate me for saying this - but we are babies. We like to be loved, and we'll do anything if we're loved. Anjelica Huston
[ Actors Anything Babies Hate Loved Saying Think]
What career? A man's got a body of film of about four movies in about 10 years or something. I do it because I think I can do a good job of something and I'll enjoy it, do it, and sort of vanish. I don't want to be an actor for hire. Paul Hogan
[ Actor Because Body Career Enjoy Film Four Good Got Hire Job Man Movies Something Sort Think Vanish Want Years]
When they asked Jack Benny to do something for the Actor's Orphanage - he shot both his parents and moved in. Bob Hope
[ Actor Asked Benny Both His Jack Moved Orphanage Parents Shot Something]
It made me alive to the fact that the most important thing sometimes is what isn't said - to prepare for moments of revelation that can be read entirely on actors' faces without dialogue. Robert Towne
[ Actors Alive Dialogue Entirely Faces Fact Important Made Moments Most Prepare Read Revelation Said Sometimes Thing Without]
I think the choice of actors that we have is a little more varied and rich here in New York than in L.A. Jerry Orbach
[ Actors Choice Here Little More New Rich Than Think Varied York]
I would like to feel that I have a range and that it's not just a matter of being a comic actor or a serious actor, because those are really artificial classifications, I think. Jeffrey Jones
[ Actor Artificial Because Being Comic Feel Just Matter Range Really Serious Think Those Would]
I'm an actor in between jobs right now, so I kind of live the life of a 7-year old. Aaron Yoo
[ Actor Between Jobs Kind Life Live Now Old Right]
Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor, or a producer, or a writer, or a director, or an agent, or... So everybody understands the hours. Julie Benz
[ Actor Agent Angeles Director Everybody Hours Los Oh Producer Understands Well Writer]
It would be far to general a statement to try and describe the daily life of an actor in Hollywood, but I am quite certain that cappucinos have something to do with it. Corin Nemec
[ Actor Am Certain Daily Describe Far General Hollywood Life Quite Something Statement Try Would]
I don't think I know a Scientologist except when I see one or two of their actors on the Hollywood screen. Jerry Falwell
[ Actors Except Hollywood Know Scientologist Screen See Their Think Two]
I was heartbroken at the end of that, because I thought that was going to be it for me. Somehow I had worked my way into this movie and it had exposed me to people and I had a chance to be an actor, which I loved, but I didn't think it was ever going to happen again. Jason Schwartzman
[ Actor Again Because Chance End Ever Exposed Going Had Happen Heartbroken Into Loved Movie Somehow Think Thought Way Which Worked]
I was never a part of the Actor's Studio, because two friends of mine started it in 1947 and by that time I'd gone to California. Richard Widmark
[ Actor Because California Friends Gone Mine Never Part Started Studio Time Two]
Being a film actor is very different from a theatre actor. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actor Being Different Film Theatre Very]
The thing about being an actor is that you're in the business of not growing up. Luke Wilson
[ Actor Being Business Growing Thing Up]
There's a very small group of elite actresses who are my age, who people want to work with. It's not easy to get a good job with good actors. Amanda Peet
[ Actors Actresses Age Easy Elite Get Good Group Job Small Very Want Work]
I realized that I needed to be anonymous on the street and somebody else on the stage. I had tried to put my street self on the stage, but what they want is an actor on stage. Bobby Darin
[ Actor Anonymous Else Had Needed Put Realized Self Somebody Stage Street Tried Want]
There's just such a premium on hurrying, and the camera is the be all and end all, and the actors had better hurry up and get it right and get it done. Mary Steenburgen
[ Actors Better Camera Done End Get Had Hurry Hurrying Just Premium Right Such Up]
I was not a trained actor. Frankie Avalon
[ Actor Trained]
One of the things I enjoyed the most is just working as an actor. Wes Anderson
[ Actor Enjoyed Just Most Things Working]
I told her it was a bigger than life musical, that all the actors were going to be about the same age, late twenties into thirties. It would be a style; a kind of surreal high school. Randal Kleiser
[ Actors Age Bigger Going Her High Into Kind Late Life Musical Same School Style Surreal Than Thirties Told Twenties Were Would]
You go through at least the first two years of Star Trek and you find some amazing stuff. Everything that was going on Gene put into the series. He just put strange costumes on the actors and painted them funny colours and left the same situation in. Majel Barrett
[ Actors Amazing Colours Costumes Everything Find First Funny Gene Go Going Into Just Least Left Painted Put Same Series Situation Some Star Strange Stuff Them Through Trek Two Years]
Once I found out how much an Off-Off-Broadway actor makes, I was whoring myself out the next day. Rob Corddry
[ Actor Day Found How Makes Much Myself Next Once Out]
I've been on jobs where there's that one actor who is just a miserable, miserable no-good, dirty bastard, and it just turns the whole process sour. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actor Been Dirty Jobs Just Miserable Process Sour Turns Where Whole]
I suppose when I was a kid, and I went to movies, and later went to some plays on my own when I got a little older, in New Orleans, where I was living then, I zeroed in on the actor. Ray Walston
[ Actor Got Kid Later Little Living Movies New Older Orleans Own Plays Some Suppose Then Went Where]
Show me a great actor and I'll show you a lousy husband. Show me a great actress, and you've seen the devil. W. C. Fields
[ Actor Actress Devil Great Husband Lousy Seen Show]
An actress can only play a woman. I'm an actor, I can play anything. Whoopi Goldberg
[ Actor Actress Anything Only Play Woman]
As an actor I kind of do. I started out doing voice overs in the mid 80s when I was in grad school. Thomas Haden Church
[ Actor Doing Grad Kind Mid Out School Started Voice]
It's of course understandable that people want to know about actors in their favourite series. Jonathan Brandis
[ Actors Course Favourite Know Series Their Understandable Want]
It was just like Howlin' Wolf. Once you arrive at the point that you understand it, the emotional factor is darker than some of the saddest blues stuff. Robert Quine
[ Arrive Blues Darker Emotional Factor Just Once Point Saddest Some Stuff Than Understand Wolf]
My oldest step-son wants to direct or produce. As far as being an actor, I've already told them they have to wait until they're 18; I won't take them to auditions. Elizabeth Perkins
[ Actor Already Auditions Being Direct Far Oldest Produce Take Them Told Until Wait Wants Won]
I came to New York to be an actor and I became a film producer first. Griffin Dunne
[ Actor Became Came Film First New Producer York]
Television studios bet the farm on reality shows, where they didn't need any actors and movie studios had no plans for any quality movies that required the presence of me. Alfre Woodard
[ Actors Any Bet Farm Had Movie Movies Need Plans Presence Quality Reality Required Shows Studios Television Where]
With Animal Factory you'd think that because it's mostly interiors, you could shoot it anywhere. So we shot this in Philadelphia, and we had the cooperation of the prison system. Steve Buscemi
[ Animal Anywhere Because Cooperation Could Factory Had Interiors Mostly Philadelphia Prison Shoot Shot System Think]
All the dialogue on tape, and we'd play the tape in performance. Then I thought it'd be interesting if the actor's repeated what they heard on the tape, but at a slower speed, so we'd get a web of language. Richard Foreman
[ Actor Dialogue Get Heard Interesting Language Performance Play Repeated Slower Speed Tape Then Thought Web]
I have pretty thick skin, and I think if you're going to be in this business, if you're going to be an actor or a writer, you better have a thick skin. John Irving
[ Actor Better Business Going Pretty Skin Thick Think Writer]
I would like to do more dramas when I find a good role that will allow me to politely upset people's expectations of me as a comic actor. Ben Stiller
[ Actor Allow Comic Dramas Expectations Find Good More Politely Role Upset Will Would]
I've always seen it as the role of an artist to drag his inside out, give the audience all you've got. Writers, actors, singers, all good artists do the same. It isn't supposed to be easy. Henry Rollins
[ Actors Always Artist Artists Audience Drag Easy Give Good Got His Inside Out Role Same Seen Singers Supposed Writers]
My cameraman and I devised a method, which we started using from my second film, which applies mainly to day scenes shot in the studio, where we used bounced light instead of direct light. We agreed with this thing of four or five shadows following the actors is dreadful. Satyajit Ray
[ Actors Agreed Applies Bounced Cameraman Day Devised Direct Dreadful Film Five Following Four Instead Light Mainly Method Scenes Second Shadows Shot Started Studio Thing Used Using Where Which]
The role of Rimbaud is one of the most important roles to play for a young actor. Leonardo DiCaprio
[ Actor Important Most Play Role Roles Young]
The main factor in any form of creativeness is the life of a human spirit, that of the actor and his part, their joint feelings and subconscious creation. Konstantin Stanislavisky
[ Actor Any Creation Creativeness Factor Feelings Form His Human Joint Life Main Part Spirit Subconscious Their]
You don't have to find out what someone's mechanical abilities are. All those factors are already a known commodity. I've seen teams win championships and have their entire team quit the next day because they weren't happy. Larry Dixon
[ Abilities Already Because Championships Commodity Day Entire Factors Find Happy Known Mechanical Next Out Quit Seen Someone Team Teams Their Those Weren Win]
I don't like to repeat myself as an actor. Joe Lando
[ Actor Myself Repeat]
This is still a big barrier for me and it is for a lot of foreign actors. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Actors Barrier Big Foreign Lot Still]
Being a salesman and an actor were not that dissimilar: It is a good lesson in covering up your feelings. No one wants to buy from someone who looks depressed. Dougray Scott
[ Actor Being Buy Covering Depressed Dissimilar Feelings Good Lesson Looks Salesman Someone Up Wants Were Your]
At that time, about July 5, we had no Iraqi corrections officers working for us. It was a responsibility of the CPA, with contractors, to set up a training program. Janis Karpinski
[ Contractors Corrections Had Iraqi July Officers Program Responsibility Set Time Training Up Us Working]
Had I been more responsible I might have made something of myself as a junk bond trader, long-haul trucker or perhaps a plumbing contractor. Brock Yates
[ Been Bond Contractor Had Junk Made Might More Myself Perhaps Plumbing Responsible Something Trader]
I'm a good actor in that sense for directors because I always do what they say. Alex Cox
[ Actor Always Because Directors Good Say Sense]
What's great about being a character actor is you know that you can survive forever. It's not about the gloss of your eyebrows. Martin Short
[ Actor Being Character Eyebrows Forever Gloss Great Know Survive Your]
My concern is to continue respecting my work as I've done since I began as an actor and I could only do that if I'm strong enough to keep on doing what I think best in an artistic way. Javier Bardem
[ Actor Artistic Began Best Concern Continue Could Doing Done Enough Keep Only Respecting Since Strong Think Way Work]
Before there was any talk of a movie, people would sometimes ask me what actors I would imagine playing these characters. And the only thing I could ever say is: I have such a clear idea of these characters that they'd have to play themselves. Michael Cunningham
[ Actors Any Ask Before Characters Clear Could Ever Idea Imagine Movie Only Play Playing Say Sometimes Such Talk Themselves These Thing Would]
I provide the bricks and mortar with the words and situations - the director and the actors and the designers build the house. Eric Bogosian
[ Actors Bricks Build Designers Director House Mortar Provide Situations Words]
Trying different things is very important to me. I see people and want to wear their clothes and drive in their cars for awhile. That's probably one reason I became an actor. Fred Ward
[ Actor Awhile Became Cars Clothes Different Drive Important Probably Reason See Their Things Trying Very Want Wear]
I was warned not to do it. Actors who play Jesus are supposed to have a hard time getting other roles to follow, but I felt this was a myth. After all, how can you be typecast as Christ? Jeffrey Hunter
[ Actors After Christ Felt Follow Getting Hard How Jesus Myth Other Play Roles Supposed Time Typecast Warned]
Every other movie is one of those action things. I mean, 'Lost in Space'? A bunch of good actors running around shooting at special effects on a soundstage? I took my kids to see that and felt like I was on an acid trip. Tom Berenger
[ Acid Action Actors Around Bunch Effects Every Felt Good Kids Lost Mean Movie Other Running See Shooting Soundstage Space Special Things Those Took Trip]
What the Bleep Do We Know was not written with a deaf person in mind, but when they met me, it clicked with them to have me in it. But that happens with a lot of actors in Hollywood, not just with me. Marlee Matlin
[ Actors Clicked Deaf Happens Hollywood Just Know Lot Met Mind Person Them Written]
Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Acting Actor Acts Deals Delicate Does Each Emotions Exposes Hide Himself Mask Putting Time Up Very]
I try to do as many stunts as they'll let me do. I think it's important for an audience to feel that the actor's really doing it. Nicolas Cage
[ Actor Audience Doing Feel Important Many Really Stunts Think Try]
I pray and try every day to be a better actor. Rod Taylor
[ Actor Better Day Every Pray Try]
When you're starting out as an actor, there isn't much food around. I was lucky to have a hit pretty early on. I didn't starve too long. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actor Around Early Food Hit Long Lucky Much Out Pretty Starting Starve Too]
The only reason my work seems to be eclectic up to a certain period is because I was a failure as an actor. Hugh Grant
[ Actor Because Certain Eclectic Failure Only Period Reason Seems Up Work]
I think most actors are shy. I really do. The greatest actors can disappear. I had friends call me the Blend-In Man. Rip Torn
[ Actors Call Disappear Friends Greatest Had Man Most Really Shy Think]
I think actors always retain one foot in the cradle. We're switched on to our youth, to our childhood. We have to be because we're in the business of transferring emotions to other people. Derek Jacobi
[ Actors Always Because Business Childhood Cradle Emotions Foot Other Our Retain Switched Think Transferring Youth]
You never really know as an actor; it's completely out of your control, in terms of editing, and music, and film stock, shot selection, and what takes they use. Aaron Eckhart
[ Actor Completely Control Editing Film Know Music Never Out Really Selection Shot Stock Takes Terms Use Your]
I don't think you can discriminate against budgets, you know? I'm an actor, I guess, so I'm just trying to play as many characters as I can. If there's a character I think I can play, and they're going to let me do it, I'll do it whether it's $10 or $1 million or more. Ryan Gosling
[ Actor Against Budgets Character Characters Discriminate Going Guess Just Know Many Million More Play Think Trying Whether]
I always say if you've seen good acting on television, those actors are really good. Because there's just not enough time. You don't have any preparation. Sasha Alexander
[ Acting Actors Always Any Because Enough Good Just Preparation Really Say Seen Television Those Time]
All good actors are easy to work with. It's the ones that aren't very good who tend to be very difficult. Tom Wilkinson
[ Actors Difficult Easy Good Ones Tend Very Work]
We are also in the process of defining how best to work together with food and other companies to address diet and physical activity factors in order to prevent chronic diseases. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Activity Address Also Best Chronic Companies Defining Diet Diseases Factors Food How Order Other Physical Prevent Process Together Work]
Jason Lee is the most famous actor from Hawaii I can think of. Tia Carrere
[ Actor Famous Hawaii Jason Lee Most Think]
Money isn't a major motivating force in my life. Nor is my profession. There are other things that I care more about than being an actor. Kevin Costner
[ Actor Being Care Force Life Major Money More Motivating Nor Other Profession Than Things]
I like every single actor or actress in the world, because we never know what the conditions are like when they are working. I give everyone the benefit of the doubt and root for them like a psychotic sports fan. Judd Nelson
[ Actor Actress Because Benefit Conditions Doubt Every Everyone Fan Give Know Never Psychotic Root Single Sports Them Working World]
There are a whole lot of historical factors that have played a part in our being where we are today, and I think that to even to begin to understand our contemporary issues and contemporary problems, you have to understand a little bit about that history. Wilma Mankiller
[ Begin Being Bit Contemporary Even Factors Historical History Issues Little Lot Our Part Played Problems Think Today Understand Where Whole]
It took me a long time to realize that you have to have a bit of an interlanguage with actors. You have to give them something that they can act with. James Cameron
[ Act Actors Bit Give Long Realize Something Them Time Took]
Whatever you do, make sure you want to write more than you want to be a writer. Make sure you want to act more than you want to be an actor. That is what will sustain you. Bradley Whitford
[ Act Actor Make More Sure Sustain Than Want Whatever Will Write Writer]
Most parts that can be played by one actor can equally well be played by another, but not this. Kenneth More
[ Actor Another Equally Most Parts Played Well]
The actors I would like to work with are Julia Roberts, just because I've admired her work for a long time, well Brad Pitt. I think you know my reasons. Christina Milian
[ Actors Admired Because Brad Her Julia Just Know Long Pitt Reasons Roberts Think Time Well Work Would]
I feel like there is just as much violent programming in other countries and there is not the same incidence of factors. I think there are other factors contributing to violence in this country and not the media. Sara Gilbert
[ Contributing Countries Country Factors Feel Incidence Just Media Much Other Programming Same Think Violence Violent]
As an actor and as a person you come together with being in familiar territory although that has not been my whole life. That's been a part of it. I think a lot of people associate me with the west because of Sundance. Robert Redford
[ Actor Although Associate Because Been Being Come Familiar Life Lot Part Person Sundance Territory Think Together West Whole]
Consolidation isn't new, though... it was a major factor in our rush to form the Gathering and place a stake in the ground to ensure that there is a solid path for developers who are willing to stay independent and build their own companies on their own terms. Mike Wilson
[ Build Companies Consolidation Developers Ensure Factor Form Gathering Ground Independent Major New Our Own Path Place Rush Solid Stake Stay Terms Their Though Willing]
I got out of the Army - in my world - I came to New York, for instance, when the civil rights movement was just beginning, and that created a certain energy, a certain rumble, a certain impetus for black actors. James Earl Jones
[ Actors Army Beginning Black Came Certain Civil Created Energy Got Impetus Instance Just Movement New Out Rights Rumble World York]
When you think about it, we actors are kind of prostitutes. We get paid to feign attraction and love. Other people are paying to watch us kissing someone, touching someone, doing things people in a normal monogamous relationship would never do with anyone who's not their partner. It's really kind of gross. Megan Fox
[ Actors Anyone Attraction Doing Feign Get Gross Kind Kissing Love Monogamous Never Normal Other Paid Partner Paying Really Relationship Someone Their Things Think Touching Us Watch Would]
The most important thing that certainly the United States and other Asian and Pacific actors have done is to urge that whatever happens, however the dispute is resolved, that it be resolved peacefully. William Kirby
[ Actors Asian Certainly Dispute Done Happens However Important Most Other Pacific Peacefully Resolved States Thing United Urge Whatever]
And my dad, you're a great actor but you're a better father. Angelina Jolie
[ Actor Better Dad Father Great]
My doctor felt that the main contributing factor was so many years of malnutrition, especially during my formative years, even before I got into modeling. Carre Otis
[ Before Contributing Doctor During Especially Even Factor Felt Formative Got Into Main Malnutrition Many Modeling Years]
Jack Nicholson is a textbook actor who's very intuitive. He is absolutely brilliant at going as far as you can go, always pushing to the edge, but still making it seem real. Tim Burton
[ Absolutely Actor Always Brilliant Edge Far Go Going Intuitive Jack Making Nicholson Pushing Real Seem Still Textbook Very]
I never achieved my first goal in the National Actors Theatre, which is to have a permanent Acting Company. Tony Randall
[ Achieved Acting Actors Company First Goal National Never Permanent Theatre Which]
I'm becoming a frustrated director, I think, in an actor's body. David Wenham
[ Actor Becoming Body Director Frustrated Think]
Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot; without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are. Denzel Washington
[ Actor Black Come Good Hard How Matter Opportunity Parts Shot White Without]
Art is the most beautiful deception of all. And although people try to incorporate the everyday events of life in it, we must hope that it will remain a deception lest it become a utilitarian thing, sad as a factory. Claude Debussy
[ Although Art Beautiful Become Deception Events Everyday Factory Hope Incorporate Lest Life Most Must Remain Sad Thing Try Utilitarian Will]
And so, you can do hundreds and hundreds of studies showing a general factor and just so long as you restrict your populations, your testing materials and the kinds of situations you look at, you can keep finding the same wrong thing again and again. Robert Sternberg
[ Again Factor Finding General Hundreds Just Keep Kinds Long Look Materials Populations Restrict Same Showing Situations Studies Testing Thing Wrong Your]
An actor should never be larger than the film he's in. Christian Bale
[ Actor Film Larger Never Should Than]
If you got a good imagination, a lot of confidence and you kind of know what you are saying, then you might be able to do it. I know a lot of colorful characters at home that would make great actors. Jason Statham
[ Able Actors Characters Colorful Confidence Good Got Great Home Imagination Kind Know Lot Make Might Saying Then Would]
I think it's hard to know. Feeling fulfilled, because actors face periods of unemployment, there is nothing worse than being at the top of your game; you have so much to give but do not have the platform to do this. Michael York
[ Actors Because Being Face Feeling Fulfilled Game Give Hard Know Much Nothing Periods Platform Than Think Top Unemployment Worse Your]
The psychology of a language which, in one way or another, is imposed upon one because of factors beyond one's control, is very different from the psychology of a language which one accepts of one's free will. Edward Sapir
[ Accepts Another Because Beyond Control Different Factors Free Imposed Language Psychology Upon Very Way Which Will]
I think some actors thrive on working at a much greater pace than I do. Daniel Day-Lewis
[ Actors Greater Much Pace Some Than Think Thrive Working]
It's difficult being a child actor. I don't think everything beautiful has to be exploited. Some things can be beautiful and left beautiful. Rick Schroder
[ Actor Beautiful Being Child Difficult Everything Exploited Left Some Things Think]
I want to keep doing different things. I'd like to do a more personal, dramatic movie next, I think. But as long as it's about characters and good writing and good parts for actors, that's what's important. Tony Goldwyn
[ Actors Characters Different Doing Dramatic Good Important Keep Long More Movie Next Parts Personal Things Think Want Writing]
A client is to me a mere unit, a factor in a problem. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Client Factor Mere Problem Unit]
The thing is, I want to play real characters and not all girls can be pretty. The thing is, you get these girls who say 'I'm a character actor' then you see them in a role and nothing has really changed but the outfit. Juliette Lewis
[ Actor Changed Character Characters Get Girls Nothing Outfit Play Pretty Real Really Role Say See Them Then These Thing Want]
The dream factory of that time was much simpler. As media outlets grew, everything became so complicated. Janet Leigh
[ Became Complicated Dream Everything Factory Grew Media Much Outlets Simpler Time]
And once you cease to be a real person, you stop being a good actor. Scott Speedman
[ Actor Being Cease Good Once Person Real Stop]
Just about every actor wants to be a Disney cartoon voice at some point. Randy Quaid
[ Actor Cartoon Disney Every Just Point Some Voice Wants]
As an actor, you may do things that aren't politically correct. Unless you're an actor who only does things for political reasons. I believe if we don't do the good, bad, and the ugly, we're not going to progress. Rosie Perez
[ Actor Bad Believe Correct Does Going Good May Only Political Politically Progress Reasons Things Ugly Unless]
My belief in God is responsible for what I am... How can I refuse to talk about something which is so much a prt of my life both as a man and as a actor? Robert Vaughn
[ Actor Am Belief Both God How Life Man Much Refuse Responsible Something Talk Which]
I mean, there's a little bit that gets out, but for the most part, the thing that makes us work, and makes our family successful, and our life successful, is when we walk home and we walk into our doors of our house, all that other stuff is left outside. It's not a factor. Tim McGraw
[ Bit Doors Factor Family Gets Home House Into Left Life Little Makes Mean Most Other Our Out Outside Part Stuff Successful Thing Us Walk Work]
The crossover wasn't happening. TV actors were TV actors, and film and stage actors were a whole different thing. And now there's just a lot of crossover. Christine Lahti
[ Actors Crossover Different Film Happening Just Lot Now Stage Thing Tv Were Whole]
But here I am today recording this and I'm in the studio with all the others on a clean mic. It's extraordinary, the actor's found a way of doing it for himself. John Leeson
[ Actor Am Clean Doing Extraordinary Found Here Himself Mic Others Recording Studio Today Way]
And $18 million in three Japanese banks, completely false. That I have two factories in Panama, also completely false. This is part of the counter campaign of some people. Alberto Fujimori
[ Also Banks Campaign Completely Counter Factories False Japanese Million Panama Part Some Three Two]
It's difficult working with very rich actors, because inevitably they become a little spoilt, and the managers and agents tend to control things more than is healthy. Mike Figgis
[ Actors Agents Because Become Control Difficult Healthy Inevitably Little Managers More Rich Tend Than Things Very Working]
In L.A., if you're an actor, your personal and professional lives are too intertwined. Jena Malone
[ Actor Intertwined Lives Personal Professional Too Your]
I think I enjoy working obviously as a lead, but also you know I feel I'm also a character actor as well, so I enjoy approaching various projects in all sort of capacities. Any film I have been able to do I feel very fortunate to have been a part of. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ Able Actor Also Any Approaching Been Capacities Character Enjoy Feel Film Fortunate Know Lead Obviously Part Projects Sort Think Various Very Well Working]
Well, I think that there is a connection between being a lawyer and a doctor and an actor. They kind of, in some ways, have the same appeal, I suppose. Jeffrey Jones
[ Actor Appeal Being Between Connection Doctor Kind Lawyer Same Some Suppose Think Ways Well]
I don't think there has been any increase in sophistication in the audience. When people are aware of a concept that's easy to understand, and there's an actor who will attract them to the theater and it's a movie that's funny three-quarters of the time, it will be successful. David Zucker
[ Actor Any Attract Audience Aware Been Concept Easy Funny Increase Movie Sophistication Successful Theater Them Think Three-Quarters Time Understand Will]
You're creating a different world and the actor's job is to be able to convince the audience to enter into that world, whether it be actually something that you recognize from your own life or not. Christian Bale
[ Able Actor Actually Audience Convince Creating Different Enter Into Job Life Own Recognize Something Whether World Your]
Apollo 13, as you may remember, gave us a reactor that is bubbling away right now somewhere in the Pacific. It's supposed to be bubbling away on the moon, but it's in the Pacific Ocean instead. David R. Brower
[ Apollo Away Bubbling Gave Instead May Moon Now Ocean Pacific Reactor Remember Right Somewhere Supposed Us]
I think L.A.'s terrific. You fly an hour and a half and you're in the mountains in three feet of powder. I also think it's a much better city if you're working as an actor. If you're not working and you don't see your dreams coming true, there can be a lot of heartache. Scott Patterson
[ Actor Also Better City Coming Dreams Feet Fly Half Heartache Hour Lot Mountains Much Powder See Terrific Think Three True Working Your]
The factor most ignored in discussing interstellar flight is the kinetic energy that must be invested in the ship to make its tons of matter move at a substantial fraction of the speed of light. Barney Oliver
[ Discussing Energy Factor Flight Fraction Ignored Invested Kinetic Light Make Matter Most Move Must Ship Speed Substantial Tons]
I think the show does better with newsmakers and politicians than it does with actors. Samantha Bee
[ Actors Better Does Newsmakers Politicians Show Than Think]
I love to be in the position of not knowing what I'm gonna do, but having rehearsed all of those so when something happens with the others actors I go with whatever that is I'm getting. Wayne Rogers
[ Actors Getting Go Gonna Happens Having Knowing Love Others Position Rehearsed Something Those Whatever]
I'm the most out-of-work actor I know. In the last two years I've basically taken meetings for a living. Macaulay Culkin
[ Actor Basically Know Last Living Meetings Most Taken Two Years]
I think the most important factor in getting out of the recession actually is just the regenerative capacity of - of American capitalism. Warren Buffett
[ Actually American Capacity Capitalism Factor Getting Important Just Most Out Recession Think]
The house is a factory. Dave Eggers
[ Factory House]
Last summer a second unit production crew went to France and shot scenes for several of this season's episodes. They shot costumed actors in and around real castles and landmarks, we couldn't possibly have duplicated here in Hollywood. Vic Morrow
[ Actors Around Castles Crew Duplicated Episodes France Here Hollywood Landmarks Last Possibly Production Real Scenes Season Second Several Shot Summer Unit Went]
In live action movies, you just hope that everything works. Because the actor may had a bad morning and doesn't play good, or accidents happen continuously. Many things contradict what you are trying to say. But in cartoons, nothing contradict what you want to say. John Hench
[ Accidents Action Actor Bad Because Cartoons Continuously Contradict Everything Good Had Happen Hope Just Live Many May Morning Movies Nothing Play Say Things Trying Want Works]
There has got to be more to life than being a really, really, ridiculously good actor. Gary Busey
[ Actor Being Good Got Life More Really Ridiculously Than]
I have a sneaking suspicion that if there were a way to make movies without actors, George Lucas would do it. Mark Hamill
[ Actors George Lucas Make Movies Sneaking Suspicion Way Were Without Would]
I suddenly realized that comedy, for me, was just being honest, and playing it for real. I've seen so many wonderful actors who turn into creatures from another planet when they're told they are supposed to be playing comedy. Bea Arthur
[ Actors Another Being Comedy Creatures Honest Into Just Many Planet Playing Real Realized Seen Suddenly Supposed Told Turn Wonderful]
Only a great actor finds the difficulties of the actor's art infinite. Ellen Terry
[ Actor Art Difficulties Finds Great Infinite Only]
Actors are crazy or we wouldn't be doing this. Eileen Brennan
[ Actors Crazy Doing]
I like working with an actor who doesn't do the oneupmanship. One who has no trick and gives a true, honest performance. Erik Estrada
[ Actor Gives Honest Performance Trick True Working]
I see my job as an actor to be as good a channel as I can be. Acting is a gift, and I have respect for it. Lili Taylor
[ Acting Actor Channel Gift Good Job Respect See]
I usually hang out on the set. I get to know everybody. I have a nice time with the other actors. Kurt Russell
[ Actors Everybody Get Hang Know Nice Other Out Set Time Usually]
The age factor means nothing to me. I'm old enough to know my limitations and I'm young enough to exceed them. Marv Levy
[ Age Enough Exceed Factor Know Limitations Means Nothing Old Them Young]
One thing that's great about being a character actor is that a movie doesn't rest on your shoulders. If it bombs, it won't hurt my career. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actor Being Bombs Career Character Great Hurt Movie Rest Shoulders Thing Won Your]
I learned so much from other actors and they definitely didn't treat me like some sex bomb or bimbo. I felt fully accepted in the regular movie world. I didn't feel categorised. Sylvia Kristel
[ Accepted Actors Bimbo Bomb Definitely Feel Felt Fully Learned Movie Much Other Regular Sex Some Treat World]
I like to grow as an actor, and you can do that by playing parts that are unfamiliar to you and uncomfortable. David Schwimmer
[ Actor Grow Parts Playing Uncomfortable Unfamiliar]
As a young actor, people were trying to define who I was before I really knew that for myself. But I still remember thinking, "This is what I love doing, and I hope I'm going to be able to do it forever." Tom Cruise
[ Able Actor Before Define Doing Forever Going Hope Knew Love Myself Really Remember Still Thinking Trying Were Young]
An emotional performance is usually more instinctive to an actor. Alan Bates
[ Actor Emotional Instinctive More Performance Usually]
There are certain actors who are very good at improvising, like Dustin Hoffman and Glenda Jackson. John Schlesinger
[ Actors Certain Dustin Good Hoffman Improvising Jackson Very]
My parents said, Oh, he's going to be a director someday. I wanted to be an actor. Quentin Tarantino
[ Actor Director Going Oh Parents Said Someday Wanted]
I found my niche as a character actor, and I've never felt like a movie star or teen idol and never wanted to. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Character Felt Found Idol Movie Never Niche Star Teen Wanted]
But the one thing that I did do was establish myself as a good actor. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Did Establish Good Myself Thing]
Music is always occurring. It is just a matter of marketing, attention, and many other factors, that determines whether people will hear these songs or not. Judy Collins
[ Always Attention Determines Factors Hear Just Many Marketing Matter Music Occurring Other Songs These Whether Will]
The one time I was an actor, it happened to be in a globally dominant juggernaut. That was lucky. Sarah Vowell
[ Actor Dominant Globally Happened Lucky Time]
Actors should be timeless and impersonal. Anne Parillaud
[ Actors Impersonal Should Timeless]
I watch and listen to movies today and am shocked by the way actors deliver their lines. Everybody mumbles now and I don't understand why. Maureen O'Hara
[ Actors Am Deliver Everybody Lines Listen Movies Now Shocked Their Today Understand Watch Way Why]
I'm getting to the point where they see me as a good actor, rather than just a good guy who can act. Morris Chestnut
[ Act Actor Getting Good Guy Just Point Rather See Than Where]
Cinema is a director's medium, so you're saying, "What do you want?" Being an actor is about adapting - physically and emotionally. If that means you have to look great for it and they can make you look great, then thank you. And if you have to have everything washed away, then I'm willing to do that too. Nicole Kidman
[ Actor Adapting Away Being Cinema Director Emotionally Everything Great Look Make Means Medium Physically Saying Thank Then Too Want Washed Willing]
I don't really consider myself to be an actor of any particular style. My aim with every role I undertake is to be truthful and honest in that particular portrayal. I don't have a particular methodology from any one school of thought or training. Benjamin Bratt
[ Actor Aim Any Consider Every Honest Methodology Myself Particular Portrayal Really Role School Style Thought Training Truthful Undertake]
Do you know what White House correspondents call actors who pose as reporters? Anchors. Jay Leno
[ Actors Anchors Call Correspondents House Know Pose Reporters White]
I don't know how to construct a career that'll make me famous. Except maybe get my ears pinned back, get my teeth done, and go to America. But then I'll be competing with billions of actors who haven't got false teeth, and who are 25. Ian Hart
[ Actors America Back Billions Career Competing Construct Done Ears Except False Famous Get Go Got Haven How Know Make Maybe Pinned Teeth Then]
When I was starting to get noticed as an actor in the 1970s for something other than the third cowboy on the right who ended up dying in every movie or episode, Burt Reynolds was the biggest star in the world. Bruce Dern
[ Actor Biggest Burt Cowboy Dying Ended Episode Every Get Movie Noticed Other Reynolds Right Something Star Starting Than Third Up World]
I have always been of the mind that good work is good work, whether performed on stage, on television or in film and, like any reasonable actor, I keep my options open. Benjamin Bratt
[ Actor Always Any Been Film Good Keep Mind Open Options Performed Reasonable Stage Television Whether Work]
A lot of actors in my age bracket look at being still standing as pretty good. Gary Cole
[ Actors Age Being Bracket Good Look Lot Pretty Standing Still]
I did start reading quite young but I was always read to by my parents, who are both actors. Bedtime stories from when I was about two/three to when I was about 15. In fact they didn't stop until I eventually kind of kicked them out of my bedroom. Samuel West
[ Actors Always Bedroom Bedtime Both Did Eventually Fact Kicked Kind Out Parents Quite Read Reading Start Stop Stories Them Three Two Until Young]
I started to act in highschool and became a professional actor at 19. Nick Mancuso
[ Act Actor Became Professional Started]
Actors have bodyguards and entourages not because anybody wants to hurt them - who would want to hurt an actor? - but because they want to get recognized. God forbid someone doesn't recognize them. James Caan
[ Actor Actors Anybody Because Bodyguards Forbid Get God Hurt Recognize Recognized Someone Them Want Wants Would]
I was not able to understand how it could be right to pay an actor, or a singer, or an instrumentalist for entertaining the public and wrong to pay a ball player for doing exactly the same thing. Al Spalding
[ Able Actor Ball Could Doing Entertaining Exactly How Pay Player Public Right Same Singer Thing Understand Wrong]
I think a lot of times it's not money that's the primary motivation factor; it's the passion for your job and the professional and personal satisfaction that you get out of doing what you do that motivates you. Martin Yan
[ Doing Factor Get Job Lot Money Motivates Motivation Out Passion Personal Primary Professional Satisfaction Think Times Your]
It wasn't a mission to be a rock star. It wasn't a mission of mine to even be a movie star. I just intended to be a good actor. Don Johnson
[ Actor Even Good Intended Just Mine Mission Movie Rock Star]
When you're a child you're able to assimilate so easily into any situation. You even start talking like the people you're around. I wasn't conscious that I was so good at that until I started to truly feel like an actor. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Able Actor Any Around Assimilate Child Conscious Easily Even Feel Good Into Situation Start Started Talking Truly Until]
Actors I admire? Ed Harris, or course, I think he's terrific; because I know he always had to fight being what he looked like a lot, but I think he's a terrific actor. Anthony Hopkins
[ Actor Actors Admire Always Because Being Course Ed Fight Had Harris Know Looked Lot Terrific Think]
I think there are a lot of other actors that are just talented, it's just about this opportunity - it's just about when are we going to be put in those positions where we can shine. Nia Long
[ Actors Going Just Lot Opportunity Other Positions Put Shine Talented Think Those Where]
Yes, it is a rehearsed show, yes, it was analogy of going to see a play at the theatre, where everything has to be in place and whole things, everything being works, all works together to get the best effect you know it's more like an actor learning a part. John Deacon
[ Actor Analogy Being Best Effect Everything Get Going Know Learning More Part Place Play Rehearsed See Show Theatre Things Together Where Whole Works Yes]
There is only one thing I respect in so-called Broadway actors... and that is their competitive sense. Elia Kazan
[ Actors Broadway Competitive Only Respect Sense So-Called Their Thing]
There are 100,000 actors in the Screen Actors Guild. Only 2,000 of them make more than $75,000 a year. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actors Guild Make More Only Screen Than Them Year]
I wouldn't say I'm a very controlling person. For instance, when I talk to the actors, I don't tell them exactly what I want because I want them to surprise me. I even encourage them to change some of the verses of the script if they need to. Alejandro Amenabar
[ Actors Because Change Controlling Encourage Even Exactly Instance Need Person Say Script Some Surprise Talk Tell Them Verses Very Want]
Publicity, publicity, publicity is the greatest moral factor and force in our public life. Joseph Pulitzer
[ Factor Force Greatest Life Moral Our Public Publicity]
If you talk to any of my Democratic colleagues who lost that year, they would tell that gun control was one of the major contributory factors in the loss of their seats. John Dingell
[ Any Colleagues Contributory Control Democratic Factors Gun Loss Lost Major Seats Talk Tell Their Would Year]
I like the character roles. Somewhere back there I really came to the conclusion in my mind that the difference between acting and stardom was major. And that if you become a star, people are going to go to see you. If you remain an actor, they're going to go and see the story you're in. Morgan Freeman
[ Acting Actor Back Become Between Came Character Conclusion Difference Go Going Major Mind Really Remain Roles See Somewhere Star Stardom Story]
In the practical world of computing, it is rather uncommon that a program, once it performs correctly and satisfactorily, remains unchanged forever. Niklaus Wirth Computers
[ Computing Correctly Forever Once Performs Practical Program Rather Remains Unchanged Uncommon World]
I was still thought of as a kid actor even though I was in my mid twenties. Tommy Rettig
[ Actor Even Kid Mid Still Though Thought Twenties]
Directors, like actors, get typecast. John Landis
[ Actors Directors Get Typecast]
I had this sort of idolatry for certain actors who preceded me, people who inspired me, so I'm honored to be that way for young actors. Meryl Streep
[ Actors Certain Had Honored Idolatry Inspired Preceded Sort Way Young]
Actors are trusting souls, and we must go by gut-level instinct, even after our agents and business managers weigh all the odds. Anne Archer
[ Actors After Agents Business Even Go Instinct Managers Must Odds Our Souls Trusting Weigh]
Most actors are insecure enough already without having a director who adds to that. Marie Windsor
[ Actors Adds Already Director Enough Having Insecure Most Without]
Being overweight and obesity are major risk factors for many chronic diseases for South Dakotans of all ages. When people are overweight or obese, they have more health problems and more serious health problems, in addition to higher health care costs. Mike Rounds
[ Addition Ages Being Care Chronic Costs Diseases Factors Health Higher Major Many More Obese Obesity Overweight Problems Risk Serious South]
Both sides were supposed to release all their prisoners, those were unconditional. There was some prisoner release that took place but it's not been satisfactory. Warren Christopher
[ Been Both Place Prisoner Prisoners Release Satisfactory Sides Some Supposed Their Those Took Unconditional Were]
Actors are not all there when it comes to things like relationships. The thing about us is we still greatly enjoy each other. If it weren't for her support it would be hard for me to do what I am doing now. Mark-Paul Gosselaar
[ Actors Am Comes Doing Each Enjoy Greatly Hard Her Now Other Relationships Still Support Thing Things Us Weren Would]
An actor who knows his business ought to be able to make the London telephone directory sound enthralling. Donald Sinden
[ Able Actor Business Directory His Knows London Make Ought Sound Telephone]
I'm much more interested in what an actor has to say about something substantial and important than who they're dating or what clothes they're wearing or some other asinine, insignificant aspect of their life. Ben Affleck
[ Actor Asinine Aspect Clothes Dating Important Insignificant Interested Life More Much Other Say Some Something Substantial Than Their Wearing]
I'm not a celebrity. I don't call myself a celebrity. I'm an actor. Sophia Bush
[ Actor Call Celebrity Myself]
I only worked on Men of Honor for three weeks, but I walked away with so much. Because Bob is the kind of actor who gives you the opportunity to really go there. And we really had to go there. I mean, we were both playing drunks. Charlize Theron
[ Actor Away Because Bob Both Drunks Gives Go Had Honor Kind Mean Men Much Only Opportunity Playing Really Three Walked Weeks Were Worked]
There's no doubt in the world that directing makes you a better actor. Me, anyway. There's no doubt in the world that it makes me a more collaborative actor. Campbell Scott
[ Actor Anyway Better Collaborative Directing Doubt Makes More World]
What is it about actors? God knows I get bored with actors talking about themselves. Alan Rickman
[ Actors Bored Get God Knows Talking Themselves]
Well, yes, as I was a rather bad actor then and I wasn't making enough money, I thought, to make enough money to not make money as an actor, I'd better do some writing. Val Guest
[ Actor Bad Better Enough Make Making Money Rather Some Then Thought Well Writing Yes]
When you are a character actor they trust you will go in and give them a full character and leave. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Character Full Give Go Leave Them Trust Will]
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm
[ Answer Existence Human Love Only Problem Sane Satisfactory]
I'm supposed to be a pretty good theater actor. John Malkovich
[ Actor Good Pretty Supposed Theater]
On completion of my military service, I went back to the factory and to the trade union. Leon Jouhaux
[ Back Completion Factory Military Service Trade Union Went]
Everything I learned as an actor, I have basically applied to writing. Quentin Tarantino
[ Actor Applied Basically Everything Learned Writing]
I'm basically a movie actor now, and my big roles are mostly horror movies - unless I'm doing a guest star or something - and occasionally I try to get back into television. Robert Englund
[ Actor Back Basically Big Doing Get Guest Horror Into Mostly Movie Movies Now Occasionally Roles Something Star Television Try Unless]
You have to pretend to live in those clothes that they lived in, to live within the climate that they had then. You have to imagine with the help, obviously, of all the other technicians that are around - the writer, the director, the other actors. Derek Jacobi
[ Actors Around Climate Clothes Director Had Help Imagine Live Lived Obviously Other Pretend Technicians Then Those Within Writer]
As an actor, being on autopilot is the worst thing possible. Matthew Perry
[ Actor Being Possible Thing Worst]
I really have no ulterior motive in taking on certain roles. I have no larger issue that I really want to show people. I'm an actor, that's all. I just do what I do. Sally Field
[ Actor Certain Issue Just Larger Motive Really Roles Show Taking Ulterior Want]
The applause is a celebration not only of the actors but also of the audience. It constitutes a shared moment of delight. John Charles Polanyi
[ Actors Also Applause Audience Celebration Constitutes Delight Moment Only Shared]
When not much is happening and there seems to be nothing you can do to change that, you do wonder. But I am an actor, like it or not. I stuck with it and took what was offered. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Actor Am Change Happening Much Nothing Offered Seems Stuck Took Wonder]
Heart of America is a movie I'm very proud of. The young actors are great and the story has impact. Uwe Boll
[ Actors America Great Heart Impact Movie Proud Story Very Young]
I should be soaring away with my head tilted slightly toward the gods, feeding on the caviar of Shakespeare. An actor must act. Laurence Olivier
[ Act Actor Away Caviar Feeding Gods Head Must Shakespeare Should Slightly Soaring Tilted Toward]
After 9/11 and the impending actors' strike of a few years ago, roles dried up for everyone. Alfre Woodard
[ Actors After Ago Dried Everyone Few Impending Roles Strike Up Years]
Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless. Sinclair Lewis
[ Advertising Because Cheapest Economic Factor Goods Particularly Selling Valuable Way Worthless]
I wish I were a character actor. Of course, if I played hockey without a mask, I could become one. Michael Vartan
[ Actor Become Character Could Course Hockey Mask Played Were Wish Without]
When an actor has money he doesn't send letters, he sends telegrams. Anton Chekhov
[ Actor Letters Money Send Sends Telegrams]
I suspect there isn't an actor alive who was able to truthfully answer his family's questions after his first day's activity in his future profession. Simone Signoret
[ Able Activity Actor After Alive Answer Day Family First Future His Profession Questions Suspect Truthfully]
No not pigeon holed me as an actor, or as a character, or as to what I could do - but what I would do... and the fact is the things you don't do are almost as important as as the things that you do. Dabney Coleman
[ Actor Almost Character Could Fact Important Pigeon Things Would]
Our job is to make manifest the story, to be it. In a sense, the theatre is such a big star itself, bigger than any Shakespearean actor I could hire, that we should take the opportunity to fill it with voice and verse and movement, not interpretation. Mark Rylance
[ Actor Any Big Bigger Could Fill Hire Interpretation Itself Job Make Manifest Movement Opportunity Our Sense Shakespearean Should Star Story Such Take Than Theatre Verse Voice]
I got to talking to an old actor, and he had a bunch of stories about the Rough Riders. Tom Berenger
[ Actor Bunch Got Had Old Riders Rough Stories Talking]
I've always thought that actors wanted to be pop musicians and pop musicians wanted to be actors. Gary Kemp
[ Actors Always Musicians Pop Thought Wanted]
Christina Ricci is amazing, the most professional actor I think I've ever met. You can be chatting with her and when they call action, she's right there. Lisa Kudrow
[ Action Actor Amazing Call Chatting Christina Ever Her Met Most Professional Right She Think]
Everyone the world over talks about British actors and British talent and I think that's because we were trained - until now - in theatre. Brenda Blethyn
[ Actors Because British Everyone Now Over Talent Talks Theatre Think Trained Until Were World]
It's often wrong to write for specific actors because one ends up using what is least interesting about them, their mannerisms and habits. I prefer not to write for specific people. Claude Chabrol
[ Actors Because Ends Habits Interesting Least Mannerisms Often Prefer Specific Their Them Up Using Write Wrong]
The more you participate in our common endeavors, the more successful your work in the factory, mine, wharf or village, in an economic institute or in the arts, in commerce or administration, the sooner we will be where we all want to be. Walter Ulbricht
[ Administration Arts Commerce Common Economic Endeavors Factory Institute Mine More Our Participate Sooner Successful Village Want Where Will Work Your]
David Cronenberg knows what we actors do as artists. William Hurt
[ Actors Artists Cronenberg David Knows]
Human and moral factors must always be considered. They must never be missing from policies and from public discussion. Herman Kahn
[ Always Considered Discussion Factors Human Missing Moral Must Never Policies Public]
The public must suffer untold pangs from the stiffness, the deliberate stifling of emotion, on the part of many British actors. Ivor Novello
[ Actors British Deliberate Emotion Many Must Pangs Part Public Stifling Suffer Untold]
It's hard to compare actors from different generations. Kim Hunter
[ Actors Compare Different Generations Hard]
The more film I watch, the more John Ford looks like a giant. His politics aren't so good, and you have to learn to accept John Wayne as an actor, but he's a poet in black and white. Jonathan Lethem
[ Accept Actor Black Film Ford Giant Good His John Learn Looks More Poet Politics Watch Wayne White]
British actors behave like Europeans; they are also extremely well trained. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Actors Also Behave British Europeans Extremely Trained Well]
When I left Barcelona, staying in Spain was an important factor in my decision to join Madrid. I did not have to change country or learn a new language, adopt a different sort of lifestyle, and so on. Luis Figo
[ Adopt Barcelona Change Country Decision Did Different Factor Important Join Language Learn Left Lifestyle Madrid New Sort Spain Staying]
Actors, I don't think, ever really grow up. I'm hoping that that rejuvenating process applies to me, too. It has so far. I've been very lucky. Derek Jacobi
[ Actors Applies Been Ever Far Grow Hoping Lucky Process Really Rejuvenating Think Too Up Very]
It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art. Margaret Oliphant
[ Art Been Chiefly Credited Excellent Fate Industry Life Little Long Morals Production Quality Satisfactory Virtue]
The weird thing about this business - and I'm sure this operates in many other things, but it's very present and acute in this business - is that a lot of people don't realize that they have power. Particularly actors. Lili Taylor
[ Actors Acute Business Lot Many Operates Other Particularly Power Present Realize Sure Thing Things Very Weird]
I'm a very proud actor. F. Murray Abraham
[ Actor Proud Very]
I remember hitting Sarah Michelle Gellar with a right hook during my first week on the job. It was awful. They usually pair actors with stunt doubles to avoid things like that. Eliza Dushku
[ Actors Avoid Awful Doubles During First Hitting Hook Job Michelle Pair Remember Right Sarah Stunt Things Usually Week]
Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing. Morris Chestnut
[ Across Actors Black Board Cross Directing Filmmakers Films Given Into Make New Opportunity Over Showtime Want Well White Young]
Well, from an acting point of view, I bear no relation, I don't look like Alfred Kinsey at all, but I thought somewhere in my artist's soul, my actor's soul, I could capture something of the spirit of the man. Liam Neeson
[ Acting Actor Alfred Artist Bear Capture Could Kinsey Look Man Point Relation Something Somewhere Soul Spirit Thought View Well]
People get on a show and they fought tooth and nail. Almost 95% of the actors out there want to be on a television series. Then as soon as they get onto one, no, no, I want to be a movie star. This television series stuff, no, no no. Victoria Pratt
[ Actors Almost Fought Get Movie Nail Onto Out Series Show Soon Star Stuff Television Then Tooth Want]
I've worked in a factory. I was a garbage man. I worked in a post office. It's not that long ago. I like to think that I'm just a regular guy. Denzel Washington
[ Ago Factory Garbage Guy Just Long Man Office Post Regular Think Worked]
And I'm very surprised that all this stuff actually worked out to where I could have a career in film, gain the benefit of my education, and be thankful that I was able to break into my craft as an actor. Terrence Howard
[ Able Actor Actually Benefit Break Career Could Craft Education Film Gain Into Out Stuff Surprised Thankful Very Where Worked]
I think actors become jacks-of-all-trades and masters of none. Josh Lucas
[ Actors Become Masters None Think]
Our philosophy precedes from the belief that sport is an inalienable part of the educational process and a factor for promoting peace, friendship, cooperation and understanding among peoples. Juan Antonio Samaranch
[ Among Belief Cooperation Educational Factor Friendship Inalienable Our Part Peace Peoples Philosophy Precedes Process Promoting Sport Understanding]
I'm exceedingly proud of being an actor, but I never recommend it to anyone. Theodore Bikel
[ Actor Anyone Being Exceedingly Never Proud Recommend]
Acting is something different to everybody. I just know that if you watch an actor or actress getting better and better, I think that's them just understanding themselves better and better. Cameron Diaz
[ Acting Actor Actress Better Different Everybody Getting Just Know Something Them Themselves Think Understanding Watch]
When I decided I wanted to be an actor, I said I wanted to work with quality actors and directors. Puff Daddy
[ Actor Actors Decided Directors Quality Said Wanted Work]
My real training as an actor was when I started doing theatre. Steve Buscemi
[ Actor Doing Real Started Theatre Training]
My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting. Armand Assante
[ Acting Actor Dream Great Olivier Olympics Shakespearean Stage Youngster]
The real joy is in constructing a sentence. But I see myself as an actor first because writing is what you do when you are ready and acting is what you do when someone else is ready. Steve Martin
[ Acting Actor Because Constructing Else First Joy Myself Ready Real See Sentence Someone Writing]
I'm not the sexiest thing in the world, I feel actors who have to 'play' sexy lose all their sex appeal. When they start with the tongue and the heavy lids, it looks so ridiculous. I think you just have to be yourself. Stephanie Zimbalist
[ Actors Appeal Feel Heavy Just Looks Lose Play Ridiculous Sex Sexiest Sexy Start Their Thing Think Tongue World Yourself]
I have friends who are leading men, and they're only ever allowed to play leading men of a certain type. But as a character actor, there's a wider variety of projects available. On the big Hollywood films, all they care about is having their lead in place, so it's actually easier for someone like me to slip in. And I'm happy to do so. Eddie Marsan
[ Actor Actually Allowed Available Big Care Certain Character Easier Ever Films Friends Happy Having Hollywood Lead Leading Men Only Place Play Projects Slip Someone Their Type Variety Wider]
Most of my career up until the last couple of years has basically been a training ground for me. Actors that came up in the '50s and '60s, they had the theater, and television was in its infancy. Thomas Jane
[ Actors Basically Been Came Career Couple Ground Had Infancy Last Most Television Theater Training Until Up Years]
That may be a factor because we are the older show; we have been on the air for a while. Is it our day? Is it time to hang it up? But it seems that the show still continues, and we still enjoy being here. And that's a very important element. Mark-Paul Gosselaar
[ Air Because Been Being Continues Day Element Enjoy Factor Hang Here Important May Older Our Seems Show Still Time Up Very While]
I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy. I never studied acting, but those two qualities are exactly the qualities that make for an activist. Susan Sarandon
[ Acting Activist Actor Because Empathy Exactly Imagination Make Never Qualities Strong Studied Think Those Two Very]
There are only three things that can kill a farmer: lightning, rolling over in a tractor, and old age. Bill Bryson
[ Age Farmer Kill Lightning Old Only Over Rolling Things Three Tractor]
The most fun you can possibly have as an actor is to walk that line between what's real and what's interesting. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Between Fun Interesting Line Most Possibly Real Walk]
The streets and alleys of the ward were notoriously filthy, and the contractors habitually neglected them, not failing, however, to draw their regular payments from the city treasury. Ray Stannard Baker
[ Alleys City Contractors Draw Failing Filthy Habitually However Neglected Notoriously Payments Regular Streets Their Them Treasury Ward Were]
Before I was an actor I was an apprentice jockey, and now I'm out there racing against boys, sort of the spokesperson for people over 50 that they can do it. Davy Jones
[ Actor Against Apprentice Before Boys Jockey Now Out Over Racing Sort Spokesperson]
Being an actor is an extension of telling a story and I loved story telling as a child. Amanda Burton
[ Actor Being Child Extension Loved Story Telling]
I get a little jealous of these actor boys. They walk into a club, and in two seconds flat there are swarms of girls who are wanting so badly to touch them or just say hello. That's not the case with me, or any other girl I know. Claire Danes
[ Actor Any Badly Boys Case Club Flat Get Girl Girls Hello Into Jealous Just Know Little Other Say Seconds Swarms Them These Touch Two Walk Wanting]
Sure, I have a lot of friends that are actors. Just because I guess I run into a lot of actors in my work. Beau Bridges
[ Actors Because Friends Guess Into Just Lot Run Sure Work]
We had a very energetic floor manager and he was always jumping around all over the place. The director would send down messages like, Can you tell that actor to calm down? Sarah Sutton
[ Actor Always Around Calm Director Down Energetic Floor Had Jumping Manager Messages Over Place Send Tell Very Would]
Those offers come in now and again. They're not knocking down my door. I'm only an old character actor, and I'm not needed. Carroll O'Connor
[ Actor Again Character Come Door Down Knocking Needed Now Offers Old Only Those]
I know a lot of actors don't watch themselves on TV, but I think it's good to see how else you can improve. Michael Welch
[ Actors Else Good How Improve Know Lot See Themselves Think Tv Watch]
How many actors have a shot at being a part of something that became a part of pop culture? It's been very rewarding. I'm not getting the 20 million bucks for the new movies, but at least I'm getting warmth and recognition from people wherever I go. Adam West
[ Actors Became Been Being Bucks Culture Getting Go How Least Many Million Movies New Part Pop Recognition Rewarding Shot Something Very Warmth Wherever]
A lot of parents tell their children that if they want to be an actor, that's fine, but they should do something else first, so they've got something to fall back on. It doesn't work like that, as far as I'm concerned. Ewan McGregor
[ Actor Back Children Concerned Else Fall Far Fine First Got Lot Parents Should Something Tell Their Want Work]
In motion pictures, the actor rules. The camera served the actor. Richard Donner
[ Actor Camera Motion Pictures Rules Served]
Before acting, I wanted to become a journalist. I also toyed with the idea of being a chef - but that's only when people asked me what I wanted to be. In fact, I always used to say I wanted to be an actor, but I didn't ever believe that I was good enough to be come one. Ian Mckellen
[ Acting Actor Also Always Asked Become Before Being Believe Chef Come Enough Ever Fact Good Idea Journalist Only Say Toyed Used Wanted]
It'd be disingenuous to say I don't like attention - I'm an actor for God's sake - and it's flattering and all, but attention was never my big goal. I just like to work and have a good time. Paul Giamatti
[ Actor Attention Big Disingenuous Flattering Goal God Good Just Never Sake Say Time Work]
That's driven by any number of factors, the most prominent of which have been the combat experience of two major campaigns - one in Afghanistan and the other in Iraq - and the ongoing demands of the global war on terrorism. Stephen Cambone
[ Afghanistan Any Been Campaigns Combat Demands Driven Experience Factors Global Iraq Major Most Number Ongoing Other Prominent Terrorism Two War Which]
A Dumont actor was considered to be too stilted - the way we Dumont actors used to speak. Leon Askin
[ Actor Actors Considered Dumont Speak Too Used Way]
You know the actor John Garfield? In one movie he walked up to this train station, the ticket booth, and the guy says, 'Yes, where are you going?' And he says, 'I want a ticket to nowhere.' I thought: that's it. The freedom to do that. I want a ticket to nowhere. Wayne Shorter
[ Actor Booth Freedom Garfield Going Guy John Know Movie Nowhere Says Station Thought Ticket Train Up Walked Want Where Yes]
I like the Baldwin boys a great deal. Alec is super-smart, super-articulate, almost too smart to be an actor. Anthony LaPaglia
[ Actor Alec Almost Baldwin Boys Deal Great Smart Too]
I am hoping that I can be known as a great writer and actor some day, rather than a sex symbol. Steven Seagal
[ Actor Am Day Great Hoping Known Rather Sex Some Symbol Than Writer]
An actor is something less than a man, while an actress is something more than a woman. Richard Burton
[ Actor Actress Less Man More Something Than While Woman]
If you cast the picture correctly, you have a whole lot of leeway. You can make mistakes in other aspects but pull it off with the right actors. John Frankenheimer
[ Actors Aspects Cast Correctly Leeway Lot Make Mistakes Off Other Picture Pull Right Whole]
I think every young actor in Los Angeles went up for that role. It was between Frankie Muniz and me, and he pulled out, so I got the role. Shia LaBeouf
[ Actor Angeles Between Every Frankie Got Los Out Pulled Role Think Up Went Young]
After working for years in Hollywood where the actors have taken over, it was a real relief to get down there and not only have some children, but also have some actors that had no attitude. Phillip Noyce
[ Actors After Also Attitude Children Down Get Had Hollywood Only Over Real Relief Some Taken Where Working Years]
That's the great thing about a tractor. You can't really hear the phone ring. Jeff Foxworthy
[ Great Hear Phone Really Ring Thing Tractor]
The great difference between screen acting and theatre acting is that screen acting is about reacting - 75% of the time, great screen actors are great reactors. Nicolas Roeg
[ Acting Actors Between Difference Great Reacting Reactors Screen Theatre Time]
Richard Marquand, on Jedi, was very much an actor's director. Peter Mayhew
[ Actor Director Jedi Much Richard Very]
Being an actor you have a lot of expenses. Esai Morales
[ Actor Being Expenses Lot]
Insecurity, commonly regarded as a weakness in normal people, is the basic tool of the actor's trade. Miranda Richardson
[ Actor Basic Commonly Insecurity Normal Regarded Tool Trade Weakness]
I became an actor, and because I had success as an actor, I became famous. I was acting for quite a while before I got famous; television made me famous. I guess that it's television that is responsible for everybody's desire to be famous. Kelsey Grammer
[ Acting Actor Became Because Before Desire Everybody Famous Got Guess Had Made Quite Responsible Success Television While]
I think that being a producer is business and being an actor is art. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Art Being Business Producer Think]
We're actors. We're the opposite of people. Tom Stoppard
[ Actors Opposite]
Nobody taught Picasso how to paint - he learned for himself. And nobody can teach you to be a producer. You can learn the mechanics, but you can't learn what's right about a script or a director or an actor. That comes from instinct and intuition. It comes from inside you. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Actor Comes Director Himself How Inside Instinct Intuition Learn Learned Mechanics Nobody Paint Picasso Producer Right Script Taught Teach]
Had we really succeeded therefore in altering the period of vibration, which Maxwell, as I have just noted, held to be impossible? Or was there some disturbing circumstances from one or more factors which distorted the result? Pieter Zeeman
[ Altering Circumstances Distorted Disturbing Factors Had Held Impossible Just Maxwell More Noted Period Really Result Some Succeeded Therefore Vibration Which]
You can keep yourself alive. That's the magic of being an actor. Sonia Braga
[ Actor Alive Being Keep Magic Yourself]
I'm a working actor so I never really pick a film because of a genre, and I don't really turn them down because of genre. Anything that's unlike the picture I just finished is always more interesting. David Keith
[ Actor Always Anything Because Down Film Finished Genre Interesting Just More Never Pick Picture Really Them Turn Unlike Working]
The attitude we have towards our personal pets as opposed to the animals that suffer under the factory farm is hypocritical and delusional. James Cromwell
[ Animals Attitude Delusional Factory Farm Hypocritical Opposed Our Personal Pets Suffer Towards Under]
I've always considered myself an actor first and foremost. Stanley Tucci
[ Actor Always Considered First Foremost Myself]
I'm just back in line with every other actor looking for a job right now and keeping my fingers crossed. Joe Lando
[ Actor Back Crossed Every Fingers Job Just Keeping Line Looking Now Other Right]
A great actor is independent of the poet, because the supreme essence of feeling does not reside in prose or in verse, but in the accent with which it is delivered. Lee Strasberg
[ Accent Actor Because Delivered Does Essence Feeling Great Independent Poet Prose Reside Supreme Verse Which]
It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity. Ben Kingsley
[ Actor Being Better Celebrity Charity Just Luncheon Rather Serve Than Voice]
Chris Cooper is one of my favorite actors in the world. I've seen him in most everything he's done. Meryl Streep
[ Actors Chris Cooper Done Everything Favorite Him Most Seen World]
At one time I thought he wanted to be an actor. He had certain qualifications, including no money and a total lack of responsibility. Hedda Hopper
[ Actor Certain Had Including Lack Money Qualifications Responsibility Thought Time Total Wanted]
It was like there's got to be some way to stay working and stay productive in Los Angeles. TV is that kind of thing for an actor. Unless you get stuck in one of these shows where you have to go to Vancouver. Ethan Suplee
[ Actor Angeles Get Go Got Kind Los Productive Shows Some Stay Stuck These Thing Tv Unless Vancouver Way Where Working]
Hardly any actor objects to press. It's a question of it being done in the way they like to see it done, meaning to get down to the serious interview what the profession is so we can reach out to the people to help them get along. Harvey Keitel
[ Actor Along Any Being Done Down Get Hardly Help Interview Meaning Objects Out Press Profession Question Reach See Serious Them Way]
And so I've always been fascinated by the technical end of theater, and a lot of my closest friends are not actors, but in the other end of the business. Rene Auberjonois
[ Actors Always Been Business Closest End Fascinated Friends Lot Other Technical Theater]
I think, frankly, that I'm a better director than I was an actor. Jonathan Frakes
[ Actor Better Director Frankly Than Think]
For an actor, you're rejected eight or ten times a day. All you've got to sell is yourself. You're not selling products, they're not turning down a car, they're turning you down. Most people can't handle that. Most people are essentially not set up that way. Barry Corbin
[ Actor Car Day Down Eight Essentially Got Handle Most Products Rejected Sell Selling Set Ten Times Turning Up Way Yourself]
Have you ever talked to someone, and you're not even really talking to them? Actors are the worst for that. Joe Rogan
[ Actors Even Ever Really Someone Talked Talking Them Worst]
I really believe great actors, even with disease and age, can be great. Olivier Martinez
[ Actors Age Believe Disease Even Great Really]
The worst thing that an actor can do is go into any project with a lack of respect for the material. You can have an opinion about it, but you have to respect yourself in doing it. Alfred Molina
[ Actor Any Doing Go Into Lack Material Opinion Project Respect Thing Worst Yourself]
I'm not a comedian. I'm an actor who just happens to be funny on occasion. Anthony Anderson
[ Actor Comedian Funny Happens Just Occasion]
I've made a career over the last seventeen years of mostly playing men in uniform, especially cops. The one thing for an actor that is death, is if you're bored. The boredom will show in your work. Benjamin Bratt
[ Actor Bored Boredom Career Cops Death Especially Last Made Men Mostly Over Playing Seventeen Show Thing Uniform Will Work Years Your]
The factories were heavily bombed, but practically the construction work had been redone very quickly. Gianni Agnelli
[ Been Bombed Construction Factories Had Heavily Practically Quickly Redone Very Were Work]
I made a decision that whether or not I was going to make under the national poverty level wasn't going to play a part in whether or not I was an actor. That's what I do. Don Johnson
[ Actor Decision Going Level Made Make National Part Play Poverty Under Whether]
In a collaborative environment directors hire actors because they want their input, not just their bodies. Kelly Lynch
[ Actors Because Bodies Collaborative Directors Environment Hire Input Just Their Want]
For me it came from the material. It was so well written and brought the opportunity to work with great actors. And of course the opportunity to 'mince about' was an added element that I wanted to take advantage of! Dwayne Johnson
[ Actors Added Advantage Brought Came Course Element Great Material Mince Opportunity Take Wanted Well Work Written]
I feel I have to work hard to nurture whatever talent I have as an actor. I feel like it's not natural to me. So I don't take it for granted... What I think is my natural ability - which is writing - I think I totally take that for granted. David Duchovny
[ Ability Actor Feel Granted Hard Natural Nurture Take Talent Think Totally Whatever Which Work Writing]
The actor depends wholly on himself. He gives his performance in what, to him, seems the most effective manner. Bela Lugosi
[ Actor Depends Effective Gives Him Himself His Manner Most Performance Seems Wholly]
Emphasis was usually put on the horizontal acceleration factor, for the simple reason that ordinary structures have a built-in safety factor for the vertical component; that is, gravity. Charles Francis Richter
[ Acceleration Built-In Built-In Component Emphasis Factor Gravity Horizontal Ordinary Put Reason Safety Simple Structures Usually Vertical]
The reason actors, artists, writers have agents is because we'll do it for nothing. That's a basic fact - you gotta do it. Morgan Freeman
[ Actors Agents Artists Basic Because Fact Gotta Nothing Reason Writers]
There is a class system in acting just like in anything else. Black females fall in a category below black male actors. Debra Wilson
[ Acting Actors Anything Below Black Category Class Else Fall Females Just Male System]
To be a good actor you have to be something like a criminal, to be willing to break the rules to strive for something new. Nicolas Cage
[ Actor Break Criminal Good New Rules Something Strive Willing]
Actors, after all, dream. Nastassja Kinski
[ Actors After Dream]
I guess I work well with others I handle younger actors well. Hector Elizondo
[ Actors Guess Handle Others Well Work Younger]
I joined the Actors Studio and began to work with Lee Strasberg, and that changed my work. Sally Field
[ Actors Began Changed Joined Lee Studio Work]
I think it's really odd, too, that the public is so privy to how much money the actors make and what movies cost. It seems to me to be beside the point. When I go to a movie I really don't want to think about the money. I want to see the story. Holly Hunter
[ Actors Beside Cost Go How Make Money Movie Movies Much Odd Point Privy Public Really See Seems Story Think Too Want]
I was very sad to hear of the death of Ronnie Barker, who was such a warm, friendly and encouraging presence to have when I started in television. He was also a great comic actor to learn from. John Cleese
[ Actor Also Barker Comic Death Encouraging Friendly Great Hear Learn Presence Ronnie Sad Started Such Television Very Warm]
My advice to an aspiring actor would be to never stop learning or working for what you want. Nothing comes easy, ever, if you want something, you have to work for it. By working for it I mean work on your craft, learn from people who have something to teach. It's just like anything else, practice makes perfect. James Lafferty
[ Actor Advice Anything Aspiring Comes Craft Easy Else Ever Just Learn Learning Makes Mean Never Nothing Perfect Practice Something Stop Teach Want Work Working Would Your]
We film in front of a live audience, and I was a theater actor before I got into television, so I like that. Jillian Bach
[ Actor Audience Before Film Front Got Into Live Television Theater]
To wait, for an actor, is not like someone who's waiting to see the doctor. It's not the kind of wait where you get bored. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actor Bored Doctor Get Kind See Someone Wait Waiting Where]
Directors and producers were afraid of a Dumont actor while at the same time they admired him. Leon Askin
[ Actor Admired Afraid Directors Dumont Him Producers Same Time Were While]
Today's films are so technological that an actor becomes starved for roles that deal with human relationships. Natalie Wood
[ Actor Becomes Deal Films Human Relationships Roles Starved Technological Today]
We have the best driver in the world in drifting and best guy in rally racing and stuff like that. So obviously there's a lot of stuff that I didn't do, but there's a lot of really incredible things that I don't think we've ever seen an actor do. Sean William Scott
[ Actor Best Drifting Driver Ever Guy Incredible Lot Obviously Racing Rally Really Seen Stuff Things Think World]
I think every actor should go back and do theater periodically. Chad Lowe
[ Actor Back Every Go Periodically Should Theater Think]
I don't really think of myself as an actor. Dylan Moran
[ Actor Myself Really Think]
Whatever talent I had, I'm sure it helped that my parents were in the business and that I grew up around actors, comedians and directors. Ben Stiller
[ Actors Around Business Comedians Directors Grew Had Helped Parents Sure Talent Up Were Whatever]
If you ever want to eat a tuna sandwich again, don't go to a tuna factory. I visited one where they had two lines: one was the human food line and one was the cat food line - and they didn't look any different. Mark Mobius
[ Again Any Cat Different Eat Ever Factory Food Go Had Human Line Lines Look Sandwich Tuna Two Visited Want Where]
I have never had trouble with any actor being able to visualise things. They are amazing. As long as you have your monster head on a long stick, so you can hold it up there and you can wave it around and let them see it and explain it to them, they are just great. Dennis Muren
[ Able Actor Amazing Any Around Being Explain Great Had Head Hold Just Long Monster Never See Stick Them Things Trouble Up Visualise Wave Your]
When you know youre whoring it hurts. I have kids. I'm not going to run down an actor for doing this. Tim Roth
[ Actor Doing Down Going Hurts Kids Know Run]
These are extremely talented actors who are all putting their talents into the Lost in Space movie. Mark Goddard
[ Actors Extremely Into Lost Movie Putting Space Talented Talents Their These]
As an actor, I felt I couldn't compete. I wasn't as cute as the leading man; I wasn't as brilliant as Robin Williams. Phil Hartman
[ Actor Brilliant Compete Cute Felt Leading Man Robin Williams]
There is both a skill factor and an effort factor in dream recall. People can develop dream recall skills, such as lying still in the morning and writing down whatever comes to mind. Henry Reed
[ Both Comes Develop Down Dream Effort Factor Lying Mind Morning Recall Skill Skills Still Such Whatever Writing]
I never saw myself so much as an actor. I wanted to be a cartoonist like Charles M. Schulz and create my own world and be able to have a studio at home and not commute and be able to be with my family. Mark Hamill
[ Able Actor Cartoonist Charles Commute Create Family Home Much Myself Never Own Saw Studio Wanted World]
An actors' tribute to me is in his work. Lee Strasberg
[ Actors His Tribute Work]
I like to cast actors I admire, one's that are talented. Each one will bring something new to the part. This play has been done thousands of times and now certain characters are too familiar. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Admire Been Bring Cast Certain Characters Done Each Familiar New Now Part Play Something Talented Thousands Times Too Will]
A totally healthy actor is a paradox. Vittorio Gassman
[ Actor Healthy Paradox Totally]
So many actors wear wigs nowadays. Besides, if someone is hiring me because of how I wear my hair, I don't want to work with them anyway. Maria Bello
[ Actors Anyway Because Besides Hair Hiring How Many Nowadays Someone Them Want Wear Wigs Work]
And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Anywhere Border Carpentry Chances Course Cross Dishes Factories Gardens Go Homes Mexican Millions Much Pretty Restaurant Restaurants Shops States United Us Washed Will Work]
Will and Tommy Lee are the only actors I've ever worked with where neither of them want to say any lines. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Actors Any Ever Lee Lines Neither Only Say Them Tommy Want Where Will Worked]
I wanted control over the merchandising, the actual packaging of the product. That was a big factor. The only way for me to exercise control on all those levels was to start my own label. Helen Reddy
[ Actual Big Control Exercise Factor Label Levels Merchandising Only Over Own Packaging Product Start Those Wanted Way]
We want the best actor, and that's why Matt Damon worked so well in this role, because he's a great actor. Bobby Farrelly
[ Actor Because Best Damon Great Matt Role Want Well Why Worked]
That's the only way to do it. Just like an actor. You can get a great performance if you do a bunch of takes and edit it. You find the moments and string them together. Lindsey Buckingham
[ Actor Bunch Edit Find Get Great Just Moments Only Performance String Takes Them Together Way]
Before 1972, no actors got residuals. They just got paid. No residuals. John Ratzenberger
[ Actors Before Got Just Paid Residuals]
If you've ever been around a group of actors, you've noticed, no doubt, that they can talk of nothing else under the sun but acting. It's exactly the same way with baseball players. Your heart must be in your work. Christy Mathewson
[ Acting Actors Around Baseball Been Doubt Else Ever Exactly Group Heart Must Nothing Noticed Players Same Sun Talk Under Way Work Your]
But my favorite period for actors is the 70s. I think so many great movies were made in the 70s. The 90s just seem to be a confused decade. Nobody knows, really, what's going on. Ethan Suplee
[ Actors Confused Decade Favorite Going Great Just Knows Made Many Movies Nobody Period Really Seem Think Were]
If you watch the show and the characters don't look at each other while they're talking, the actors probably aren't getting along. Victoria Pratt
[ Actors Along Characters Each Getting Look Other Probably Show Talking Watch While]
I think the more the actor lets you know what he thinks of the character, the less the audience cares - like a comedian who laughs at his own jokes. Neil LaBute
[ Actor Audience Cares Character Comedian His Jokes Know Laughs Less Lets More Own Think Thinks]
But, on balance, we seized the marketplace. We've got a great infrastructure. And yes it's struggling in some areas because of some external factors and some internal factors. Jim Cantalupo
[ Areas Balance Because External Factors Got Great Infrastructure Internal Marketplace Seized Some Struggling Yes]
When a performance isn't working, it's usually because the actor is trying to do something and they're not able to express their idea very well. It's a muddled expression. Casey Affleck
[ Able Actor Because Express Expression Idea Muddled Performance Something Their Trying Usually Very Well Working]
As a working actor, all I want to do is work. That's it. It's terrifying when you don't work. It's very hard when you don't work. There have been times when I've been out of work for like six months. I feel theatre to me is like manna. Sandra Oh
[ Actor Been Feel Hard Months Out Six Terrifying Theatre Times Very Want Work Working]
It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be. Isaac Asimov
[ Account Any Change Continuing Decision Dominant Factor Inevitable Into Longer Made Only Sensible Society Taking Today Will Without World]
It is my greatest joy to live a really good part, even though it imposes great strain. An artist is tired but proud when he has created a great work of art. So it is with the actor who really lives a great role and is proud of the part he played. Conrad Veidt
[ Actor Art Artist Created Even Good Great Greatest Imposes Joy Live Lives Part Played Proud Really Role Strain Though Tired Work]
In the factory we make cosmetics; in the drugstore we sell hope. Charles Revson
[ Cosmetics Drugstore Factory Hope Make Sell]
An actor without a playwright is like a hole without a doughnut. George Jean Nathan
[ Actor Hole Playwright Without]
When you're doing a play you get to go full speed ahead, all night, in front of an audience. It's a roller-coaster ride, responding to other actors, it feeds you. Sean Patrick Thomas
[ Actors Ahead Audience Doing Feeds Front Full Get Go Night Other Play Responding Ride Speed]
Look at someone like Edward Norton. A truly phenomenal actor. He's definitely went to school and trained. Jason Statham
[ Actor Definitely Edward Look Norton Phenomenal School Someone Trained Truly Went]
The atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun. George Orwell
[ Atom Bombs Cities Earth Factories Going Lies Loudspeakers Piling Police Round Still Streaming Sun Through Up]
Generally speaking, actors are allowed NO input. Actors are dumb. Dirk Benedict
[ Actors Allowed Dumb Generally Input Speaking]
Many great horror stories are period pieces and English actors have a facility for historic characters. Robert Englund
[ Actors Characters English Facility Great Historic Horror Many Period Pieces Stories]
Every actor and actress is possessed of the absorbing passion to create something distinctive and unique. Hattie McDaniel
[ Absorbing Actor Actress Create Distinctive Every Passion Possessed Something Unique]
The freshest moments in my films have always been with unknown actors. John Singleton
[ Actors Always Been Films Moments Unknown]
I'm an actor, coming from New York theater. Skeet Ulrich
[ Actor Coming New Theater York]
Like De Niro. He's one of the best character actors we have ever had. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actors Best Character De Ever Had Niro]
It was very natural for me to want to disappear into dark theater, I am really very shy. That is something that people never seem to fully grasp because, when you are an actor, you are meant to be an exhibitionist. Nicole Kidman
[ Actor Am Because Dark Disappear Exhibitionist Fully Grasp Into Meant Natural Never Really Seem Shy Something Theater Very Want]
Eisenhower had about the most expressive face I ever painted, I guess. Just like an actor's. Very mobile. When he talked, he used all the facial muscles. And he had a great, wide mouth that I liked. When he smiled, it was just like the sun came out. Norman Rockwell
[ Actor Came Eisenhower Ever Expressive Face Facial Great Guess Had Just Liked Mobile Most Mouth Muscles Out Painted Smiled Sun Talked Used Very Wide]
I can remember when nobody believed an actor and didn't care what he believed. Lionel Barrymore
[ Actor Believed Care Nobody Remember]
I really think the mind of someone who hasn't been welded into place by their work or studios or actors or this whole society is a wonderful mind to work with, so I'd like to do a big picture with an unknown director. Joan Severance
[ Actors Been Big Director Hasn Into Mind Picture Place Really Society Someone Studios Their Think Unknown Welded Whole Wonderful Work]
Acting is not that far from mental disease: An actor works on splitting his character into others. It is like a kind of schizophrenia. Vittorio Gassman
[ Acting Actor Character Disease Far His Into Kind Mental Others Schizophrenia Splitting Works]
When I was 18, I joined the Screen Actors Guild, and after college I came to New York. Marla Maples
[ Actors After Came College Guild Joined New Screen York]
I had no intention of being an actor. I was quite good at it. I was pretty capable at other things but never any good at anything. Sean Bean
[ Actor Any Anything Being Capable Good Had Intention Never Other Pretty Quite Things]
An actor who is good at comedy can also be very good at drama, but not necessarily vice versa. Desi Arnaz
[ Actor Also Comedy Drama Good Necessarily Versa Very Vice]
I was fortunate as a young actor, to go straight to the RSC, where I learned that being an actor can bring with it wonderful responsibilities. Ben Kingsley
[ Actor Being Bring Fortunate Go Learned Responsibilities Rsc Straight Where Wonderful Young]
The most influential of all educational factors is the conversation in a child's home. William Temple
[ Child Conversation Educational Factors Home Influential Most]
The whole point about becoming an actor is variety and changing roles. Richard Wilson
[ Actor Becoming Changing Point Roles Variety Whole]
There's something about doing theatre in London - it sinks a little bit deeper into your soul as an actor. It's something about the tradition of theatre, about performing on the West End stage. Christian Slater
[ Actor Bit Deeper Doing End Into Little London Performing Sinks Something Soul Stage Theatre Tradition West Your]
There is a strange pecking order among actors. Theater actors look down on film actors, who look down on TV actors. Thank God for reality shows, or we wouldn't have anybody to look down on. George Clooney
[ Actors Among Anybody Down Film God Look Order Pecking Reality Shows Strange Thank Theater Tv]
I became an actor so I didn't have to be myself. Mark Ruffalo
[ Actor Became Myself]
The medieval university looked backwards; it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge. The modern university looks forward, and is a factory of new knowledge. Thomas Huxley
[ Backwards Factory Forward Knowledge Looked Looks Medieval Modern New Old Professed Storehouse University]
As an actor we're just like workers in a factory, we provide our services to directors. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Actor Directors Factory Just Our Provide Services Workers]
Film actors reach a certain level, but they don't get beyond it unless they work in the theater. Shirley Knight
[ Actors Beyond Certain Film Get Level Reach Theater Unless Work]
When you're an actor, actually, you shouldn't come up with too many ideas. Jean-Louis Trintignant
[ Actor Actually Come Ideas Many Too Up]
Till now I have never shot a scene without taking account of what stands behind the actors because the relationship between people and their surroundings is of prime importance. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Account Actors Because Behind Between Importance Never Now Prime Relationship Scene Shot Stands Surroundings Taking Their Till Without]
Theatre is a sacred space for actors. You are responsible; you are in the driving-seat. Greta Scacchi
[ Actors Responsible Sacred Space Theatre]
I feel like I'm the most well-adjusted character on the show, even though I'm sure the other actors would tell you the same thing about their characters. Thomas Lennon
[ Actors Character Characters Even Feel Most Other Same Show Sure Tell Their Thing Though Well-Adjusted Would]
Hollywood is where they shoot too many pictures and not enough actors. Walter Winchell
[ Actors Enough Hollywood Many Pictures Shoot Too Where]
All actors do that. Should do that and do that. For the most part. I say all actors. I'm exaggerating, but you know who does and who doesn't. Vince is a wonderful young actor who knows his work and did a beautiful job on this film. Harvey Keitel
[ Actor Actors Beautiful Did Does Exaggerating Film His Job Know Knows Most Part Say Should Vince Wonderful Work Young]
Part of my strength as an actor comes from what I've learned all these years: when you play a villain, you try to get the light touches; when you play a hero, you try to get in some of the warts. John Forsythe
[ Actor Comes Get Hero Learned Light Part Play Some Strength These Touches Try Villain Warts Years]
When I got to the reading all the work, I was reduced to being an actor in an experimental play that I'd already written. And I didn't want to be an actor. David Antin
[ Actor Already Being Experimental Got Play Reading Reduced Want Work Written]
But all actors go through the process, it's hit and miss, you have achievement and failure. Thomas Haden Church
[ Achievement Actors Failure Go Hit Miss Process Through]
Actors are able to trick themselves into treating anything as if it's fantastic. It's a kind of madness really. Tom Baker
[ Able Actors Anything Fantastic Into Kind Madness Really Themselves Treating Trick]
I look for things that are going to challenge me as an actor. Devon Sawa
[ Actor Challenge Going Look Things]
Religious faith depends on a host of social, psychological and emotional factors that have little or nothing to do with probabilities, evidence and logic. Michael Shermer
[ Depends Emotional Evidence Factors Faith Host Little Logic Nothing Probabilities Psychological Religious Social]
I am an actor and I live in the world of pretend in my working capacity. I live in the world of my imagination. Derek Jacobi
[ Actor Am Capacity Imagination Live Pretend Working World]
Actors love mental disorders, dialects, and corsets. Give them one of the three and they're happy. Robin Tunney
[ Actors Corsets Dialects Disorders Give Happy Love Mental Them Three]
Fate destined me to play Fagin. It was the part of a lifetime, and I was the only actor to be in the stage production and in the film. Ron Moody
[ Actor Destined Fagin Fate Film Lifetime Only Part Play Production Stage]
What I try to do as an actor is constantly find that, find ways to risk, find opportunities to fall on my face if it's going to be worth it, and then maybe I'll surprise myself. Jeremy Irons
[ Actor Constantly Face Fall Find Going Maybe Myself Opportunities Risk Surprise Then Try Ways Worth]
Actors often behave like children, and so we're taken for children. I want to be grown up. Jeremy Irons
[ Actors Behave Children Grown Often Taken Up Want]
I would love to have a part opposite a great actor - like, say, Pacino or De Niro or Hoffman. And to work with a top director. That's my dream. Jon Lovitz
[ Actor De Director Dream Great Hoffman Love Niro Opposite Pacino Part Say Top Work Would]
I think in both of those situations, it's important as an actor to learn, despite the success I had as a kid, that it's important to understand what it means to be a small fish in a big pond. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actor Big Both Despite Fish Had Important Kid Learn Means Pond Situations Small Success Think Those Understand]
The quality of your work, in the long run, is the deciding factor on how much your services are valued by the world. Orison Swett Marden
[ Deciding Factor How Long Much Quality Run Services Valued Work World Your]
We all know that in war the political and military factors have to complement each other. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Complement Each Factors Know Military Other Political War]
Most actors spend a lot of time training themselves to be an actor. And I kind of didn't do that. I just started doin' it in front of an audience and had to deliver. David Carradine
[ Actor Actors Audience Deliver Doin Front Had Just Kind Lot Most Spend Started Themselves Time Training]
It has been shown that, in contrast to everything which classical national economy has hitherto taught, not the producer but the consumer is the ruling factor in economic life. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Been Classical Consumer Contrast Economic Economy Everything Factor Hitherto Life National Producer Ruling Shown Taught Which]
Got through it without fluffing, that's the main thing any actor can hope for. John Leeson
[ Actor Any Got Hope Main Thing Through Without]
The United States is the greatest law factory the world has ever known. Charles Evans Hughes
[ Ever Factory Greatest Known Law States United World]
I've always known I wanted to be an actor. It never crossed my mind to be anything else. I think I probably decided for sure when I saw 'Sounder'. Christopher Judge
[ Actor Always Anything Crossed Decided Else Known Mind Never Probably Saw Sounder Sure Think Wanted]
I've been around where I knew other actors were going to steal the scene, and I don't compete with them. Kevin Costner
[ Actors Around Been Compete Going Knew Other Scene Steal Them Were Where]
Some actors couldn't figure out how to withstand the constant rejection. They couldn't see the light at the end of the tunnel. Harrison Ford
[ Actors Constant End Figure How Light Out Rejection See Some Tunnel Withstand]
I'm a director's actor; I'm a storyteller's actor. Michael Ironside
[ Actor Director Storyteller]
If I'm doing my job as an actor, the audience knows everything I know about the character. Liev Schreiber
[ Actor Audience Character Doing Everything Job Know Knows]
My background is somewhat unusual, as I trained to be a ballet dancer. I worked in the theatre for eight or nine years as a contemporary dancer. But as an actor one does read Shakespeare and does try to learn the classics. William Kempe
[ Actor Background Ballet Classics Contemporary Dancer Does Eight Learn Nine Read Shakespeare Somewhat Theatre Trained Try Unusual Worked Years]
I didn't need the insurance. I do it again if my DP tells me it didn't look good in the camera or if the actors didn't hit their marks. But if everything was working why do it again? Debbie Allen
[ Actors Again Camera Everything Good Hit Insurance Look Marks Need Tells Their Why Working]
In the meantime, I just have to create those realistic goals about the fact that I don't have a ton of options as an actor who's been on a science fiction show for 8 years. Michael Shanks
[ Actor Been Create Fact Fiction Goals Just Meantime Options Realistic Science Show Those Ton Years]
It's what I learn from the great actors that I work with. Stillness. That's all and that's the hardest thing. Morgan Freeman
[ Actors Great Hardest Learn Stillness Thing Work]
Pork was in 1971, and I stopped hanging out at The Factory by like 1973. Harvey Fierstein
[ Factory Hanging Out Pork Stopped]
Harrison Ford - one of my favorite actors - has a wonderful sense of character and depth and uniqueness to him, yet he's able to just deliver the lines without putting any English on it. Thomas Jane
[ Able Actors Any Character Deliver Depth English Favorite Ford Harrison Him Just Lines Putting Sense Uniqueness Without Wonderful Yet]
A reporter discovers, in the course of many years of interviewing celebrities, that most actors are more attractive behind a spotlight than over a spot of tea. Phyllis Battelle
[ Actors Attractive Behind Celebrities Course Discovers Interviewing Many More Most Over Reporter Spot Spotlight Tea Than Years]
The best actors instinctively feel out what the other actors need, and they just accommodate it. Christopher Nolan
[ Accommodate Actors Best Feel Instinctively Just Need Other Out]
You know, I don't think you need to be educated to be a great actor. Mark Rylance
[ Actor Educated Great Know Need Think]
Michael Caine is a movie star, but he's also a great actor. I can't say that about every movie star. It's the concentration he has. Norman Jewison
[ Actor Also Concentration Every Great Michael Movie Say Star]
Ask everyone whether they're an actor or a doctor or a teacher or whatever is entitled to his or her opinion. But unfortunately, because actors are in the public eye, whether we want it or not, sometimes our opinions carry more weight or influence than they deserve. Debra Messing
[ Actor Actors Ask Because Carry Deserve Doctor Entitled Everyone Eye Her His Influence More Opinion Opinions Our Public Sometimes Teacher Than Unfortunately Want Weight Whatever Whether]
I'm not that complicated as an actor. I have a formula in which I work, yeah. But not like Sean Penn does. Sean is one of the few actors I know who can work like that, actually becoming the character he is playing, and get consistent results. I don't believe you can ever be someone else. You manifest different levels of your own personality to come up with a character. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Actor Actors Actually Becoming Believe Character Come Complicated Consistent Different Does Else Ever Few Formula Get Know Levels Manifest Own Penn Personality Playing Results Sean Someone Up Which Work Yeah Your]
A State in the grip of neo-colonialism is not master of its own destiny. It is this factor which makes neo-colonialism such a serious threat to world peace. Kwame Nkrumah
[ Destiny Factor Grip Makes Master Own Peace Serious State Such Threat Which World]
As an actor, the second and last ones were interesting for me. Because those parts had the most change in playing someone who was both light and dark, sort of Jekyl and Hyde. Sigourney Weaver
[ Actor Because Both Change Dark Had Hyde Interesting Last Light Most Ones Parts Playing Second Someone Sort Those Were]
If you were a kid actor, if you had any plans of being an actor as an adult, you were really barking up the wrong tree. Susan Olsen
[ Actor Adult Any Barking Being Had Kid Plans Really Tree Up Were Wrong]
Playing a robot is possibly the most difficult role you can have as an actor, because you have to take all your innate emotional responses and completely suppress them. Even the way you walk is affected. Kristanna Loken
[ Actor Affected Because Completely Difficult Emotional Even Innate Most Playing Possibly Responses Robot Role Suppress Take Them Walk Way Your]
The Oscar nomination made me a recognizable name to other actors and people in general. Carol Kane
[ Actors General Made Name Nomination Oscar Other Recognizable]
Every part I play is just a variant of my own personality. No real character actor, of course, just me. Michael Gambon
[ Actor Character Course Every Just Own Part Personality Play Real Variant]
I've probably had more jobs than any other actor living. Dick Van Patten
[ Actor Any Had Jobs Living More Other Probably Than]
Basically, the actor's job is to pay attention to the script. Joe Morton
[ Actor Attention Basically Job Pay Script]
In recurring episodes over the next couple of decades, the minority view gradually won. A profusion of factors differentiates each case from the others, including naked partisanship on both sides, but the trend has been clear. Michael Kinsley
[ Been Both Case Clear Couple Decades Differentiates Each Episodes Factors Gradually Including Minority Naked Next Others Over Partisanship Profusion Recurring Sides Trend View Won]
I read the script, and I knew it was a good part. It was written for a white actor. That's what I'm up against - I have to try to make roles happen for me that aren't written black. Gregory Hines
[ Actor Against Black Good Happen Knew Make Part Read Roles Script Try Up White Written]
Studying cows, pigs and chickens can help an actor develop his character. There are a lot of things I learned from animals. One was that they couldn't hiss or boo me. James Dean
[ Actor Animals Boo Character Chickens Cows Develop Help His Hiss Learned Lot Pigs Studying Things]
Being an actor myself I realize that all actors believe they are qualified to play any role. If you showed me a script with a black woman character I would tell you that I could do it. That is what we do. We act as if we are someone else. Richard Masur
[ Act Actor Actors Any Being Believe Black Character Could Else Myself Play Qualified Realize Role Script Showed Someone Tell Woman Would]
Only a certain breed of actor should ever even try to work for Orson Welles. I'm glad I'm one of that breed. Mercedes McCambridge
[ Actor Breed Certain Even Ever Glad Only Orson Should Try Welles Work]
I'm one of those fortunate actors who gets to work pretty much every day. I've had a run of good fortune and work with some terrific people who have hired me. Rob Paulsen
[ Actors Day Every Fortunate Fortune Gets Good Had Hired Much Pretty Run Some Terrific Those Work]
I think one of the coolest things about the job is the level of trust we have for each other. The actors fully trust that the writers will write amazing episodes, and the writers trust that the actors will follow their instincts with the characters. John Krasinski
[ Actors Amazing Characters Coolest Each Episodes Follow Fully Instincts Job Level Other Their Things Think Trust Will Write Writers]
Apple was our benefactor at starting General Magic, but about a year later decided they would rather BE General Magic and tried to make us blink out of existence... which we eventually did, but it took a few years. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Benefactor Blink Decided Did Eventually Existence Few General Later Magic Make Our Out Rather Starting Took Tried Us Which Would Year Years]
It's a question of why they come for your advice. Whatever I tell you, it doesn't matter, it is completely irrelevant in a way. I know so many actors who were discouraged and put that aside. You will get half-baked opinions. Michael York
[ Actors Advice Aside Come Completely Discouraged Get Half-Baked Irrelevant Know Many Matter Opinions Put Question Tell Way Were Whatever Why Will Your]
The best actors do not let the wheels show. Milan Kundera
[ Actors Best Show Wheels]
I want to be so strong as an actor that people wouldn't say... eh, that's Josh Lucas. Josh Lucas
[ Actor Eh Josh Lucas Say Strong Want]
Human societies vary in lots of independent factors affecting their openness to innovation. Jared Diamond
[ Affecting Factors Human Independent Innovation Lots Openness Societies Their Vary]
An actor shouldn't undergo psychoanalysis, because there are a lot of things you're better off not knowing. Paul Lynde
[ Actor Because Better Knowing Lot Off Psychoanalysis Things Undergo]
The making of an Atheist implies a mental stimulation and training which brings into play the primary factors of social progress. Joseph McCabe
[ Atheist Brings Factors Implies Into Making Mental Play Primary Progress Social Stimulation Training Which]
Being here allows me to make the case that not all aging, narcissistic movie actors whose children could be mistaken for their grandchildren necessarily act with the same motivation. Warren Beatty
[ Act Actors Aging Allows Being Case Children Could Grandchildren Here Make Mistaken Motivation Movie Narcissistic Necessarily Same Their Whose]
The actor is too prone to exaggerate his powers; he wants to play Hamlet when his appearance is more suitable to King Lear. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Actor Appearance Exaggerate Hamlet His King Lear More Play Powers Prone Suitable Too Wants]
It's really hard for actors to cross over and get any respect as a singer, and if I could just keep it separate and not use my music in movies, it's cool. Taryn Manning
[ Actors Any Cool Could Cross Get Hard Just Keep Movies Music Over Really Respect Separate Singer Use]
Disney has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears him up. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Actor Best Casting Disney Him Just Tears Up]
Most actors go, 'I read the script and fell in love with it'; I fall in love with the directors. Sam Worthington
[ Actors Directors Fall Fell Go Love Most Read Script]
To the truly benevolent mind, indeed, nothing is more satisfactory than to hear of a miser denying himself the necessaries of life a little too far and ridding us of his presence altogether. James Payn
[ Altogether Benevolent Denying Far Hear Himself His Indeed Life Little Mind Miser More Necessaries Nothing Presence Ridding Satisfactory Than Too Truly Us]
What I ended up doing was becoming an actor who didn't mind doing other people's words. Gregory Harrison
[ Actor Becoming Doing Ended Mind Other Up Words]
I finally realized that yeah I did want to be an actor and it wasn't out of habit, but I needed to grow up for myself and then kind of re-enter the industry with a sound understanding of what my sensibilities and my values are as a relatively formed human being. Claire Danes
[ Actor Being Did Finally Formed Grow Habit Human Industry Kind Myself Needed Out Realized Relatively Sensibilities Sound Then Understanding Up Values Want Yeah]
Actors, lots of times, are great when they have great parts. For me, a lot of times, it's been the part. Bruce Davison
[ Actors Been Great Lot Lots Part Parts Times]
All the things that happen to people in the industry today, the actors, what they have to put up with, all the people wanting to know every single moment of their lives - I think it's really sad. Tab Hunter
[ Actors Every Happen Industry Know Lives Moment Put Really Sad Single Their Things Think Today Up Wanting]
The capitalists speculate on the two following factors: the female worker must be paid as poorly as possible and the competition of female labour must be employed to lower the wages of male workers as much as possible. Clara Zetkin
[ Capitalists Competition Employed Factors Female Following Labour Lower Male Much Must Paid Poorly Possible Speculate Two Wages Worker Workers]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
There are certain stars who are not actors. I don't want to be that type. Natalie Wood
[ Actors Certain Stars Type Want]
I've worked with Steven Spielberg three times. I'm proud to say that I'm one of those actors that continues to get hired by the same directors. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actors Continues Directors Get Hired Proud Same Say Spielberg Steven Those Three Times Worked]
You can't get an actor to do something that is beyond his range, so you have to be aware of the range of the actor and, if necessary, alter the part to suit the actor. John Boorman
[ Actor Alter Aware Beyond Get His Necessary Part Range Something Suit]
I've been nominated twice before as actor in a leading part. Now I'm nominated as actor in a supporting part. If I don't win, I'll just wait until I'm nominated for being in the theater during the show. Do they have one like that? Alan Alda
[ Actor Been Before Being During Just Leading Nominated Now Part Show Supporting Theater Twice Until Wait Win]
I pray to be of service to the playwright, the audience, the other actors and my character. Lusia Strus
[ Actors Audience Character Other Playwright Pray Service]
But then there is the one who seems to have a hard time separating the actor's work from reality. Audrey Meadows
[ Actor Hard Reality Seems Separating Then Time Work]
It's like a cast of actors; you're all working together closely under pressure to produce something everyday. And when we put up an issue, it's like the curtains opening on a new play. I really like that daily sense of surprise. David Talbot
[ Actors Cast Closely Curtains Daily Everyday Issue New Opening Play Pressure Produce Put Really Sense Something Surprise Together Under Up Working]
I saw and I met a lot of people who were in the field. It also provided a context in which I came to respect what the actor did, because I saw how difficult it actually was to do. Ron Silver
[ Actor Actually Also Because Came Context Did Difficult Field How Lot Met Provided Respect Saw Were Which]
Well, I've been in several films including documentaries, but the big blockbuster, I was hired as advisor to the actors, I was trying to make Jesuits out of them. Daniel Berrigan
[ Actors Advisor Been Big Blockbuster Documentaries Films Hired Including Jesuits Make Out Several Them Trying Well]
The factory of the future will have only two employees, a man and a dog. The man will be there to feed the dog. The dog will be there to keep the man from touching the equipment. Warren G. Bennis
[ Dog Employees Equipment Factory Feed Future Keep Man Only Touching Two Will]
As an actor, you have to have your history. Nora Dunn
[ Actor History Your]
I'm a political scientist and I study these things, and I know that economic problems, with the rising unemployment and inflation and low productivity and so forth, were a factor in that election, in that defeat of President Carter. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ Carter Defeat Economic Election Factor Forth Inflation Know Low Political President Problems Productivity Rising Scientist Study These Things Unemployment Were]
The part an actor played on stage was once written on a separate roll of paper. Talcott Parsons
[ Actor Once Paper Part Played Roll Separate Stage Written]
Unfortunately, most actors want to play off their own personal mystique and good looks and whatever, but that will only carry you but so far. Joe Morton
[ Actors Carry Far Good Looks Most Mystique Off Only Own Personal Play Their Unfortunately Want Whatever Will]
I consider it probably one of the biggest honors to be in the Academy. There are only like 1300 actors in it, and as far as I know, you're a member for life. To this day, I'm wondering how lucky I was. William Sanderson
[ Academy Actors Biggest Consider Day Far Honors How Know Life Lucky Member Only Probably Wondering]
I don't know what else I could do but pretend to be an actor. Alec Guinness
[ Actor Could Else Know Pretend]
Well, acting is cheap; I knew all these actors who weren't in the Screen Actors Guild yet, and it happened that they were all just about thirty years old. John Sayles
[ Acting Actors Cheap Guild Happened Just Knew Old Screen These Thirty Well Were Weren Years Yet]
When actors are talking, they are servants of the dramatist. It is what they can show the audience when they are not talking that reveals the fine actor. Cedric Hardwicke
[ Actor Actors Audience Dramatist Fine Reveals Servants Show Talking]
I didn't want to be an actor. James Caviezel
[ Actor Want]
I consider those actors who amaze me are somehow less attractive to me than those actors who move me. Robert Lansing
[ Actors Amaze Attractive Consider Less Move Somehow Than Those]
He was a psychotic. He was a borderline psychotic. He was a terrific, sensational actor, with a magical screen presence, you couldn't keep your eyes off him, but he was paranoid. He was sure everybody was out to get him. Mark Rydell
[ Actor Everybody Eyes Get Him Keep Magical Off Out Paranoid Presence Psychotic Screen Sensational Sure Terrific Your]
If you factor in not just who's doing what at home, but how much more time working fathers are spending on work outside the home, on average they spend two hours more per day outside the home. James Levine
[ Average Day Doing Factor Fathers Home Hours How Just More Much Outside Per Spend Spending Time Two Work Working]
I'm a method actor. Seann William Scott
[ Actor Method]
Weapons are an important factor in war, but not the decisive one; it is man and not materials that counts. Mao Tse-Tung
[ Counts Decisive Factor Important Man Materials War Weapons]
There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring. Tim Roth
[ Acting Actor Boring Character Famous Generally Intention Just Less Life Means Person Pressure Pretty Rich Which Will Would Your]
Out of all the actors I have worked with, I love working with Larry Hagman the most. We were very close and it was just a wonderful time. Barbara Eden
[ Actors Close Just Larry Love Most Out Time Very Were Wonderful Worked Working]
If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy. Thomas Aquinas
[ Convicted Death Even Heresy More Much Power Put Putting Reason Secular]
I believe that God felt sorry for actors so he created Hollywood to give them a place in the sun and a swimming pool. The price they had to pay was to surrender their talent. Cedric Hardwicke
[ Actors Believe Created Felt Give God Had Hollywood Pay Place Pool Price Sorry Sun Surrender Swimming Talent Their Them]
Actors cannot go on for over running around the trees. Rajendra Prasad
[ Actors Around Cannot Go Over Running Trees]
The single most important factor in determining America's success in the 21st century will be maintaining our ability to be an innovative and creative society. Ron Kind
[ Ability America Century Creative Determining Factor Important Innovative Maintaining Most Our Single Society Success Will]
The last movie I did, I was very lucky: I got to work with probably the best actor of our era, Billy Bob Thornton. He's just incredible. I was like a sponge: I soaked up everything he had to say. Tim McGraw
[ Actor Best Billy Bob Did Era Everything Got Had Incredible Just Last Lucky Movie Our Probably Say Soaked Sponge Up Very Work]
As a director, I've been able to combine with what I've learned as an actor and as a producer: it melds quite nicely into what I feel like I should have been doing all along. Griffin Dunne
[ Able Actor Along Been Combine Director Doing Feel Into Learned Nicely Producer Quite Should]
Temporarily in 1934 I became a department head in the German Labor Front and dealt with the improvement of labor conditions in German factories. Then I was in charge of public works on the staff of Hess. I gave up both these activities in 1941. Albert Speer
[ Activities Became Both Charge Conditions Dealt Department Factories Front Gave German Head Improvement Labor Public Staff Temporarily Then These Up Works]
I love actors. I married one. OK, I married a fantastic one. Felicity Huffman
[ Actors Fantastic Love Married Ok]
I want to prove a point. That point is, actors are artists, not narcissists necessarily. William Hurt
[ Actors Artists Necessarily Point Prove Want]
Actors get pigeonholed very quickly, particularly movie actors. In the theater, one is more used to casting people against type and trusting that their talent and skill will get them through. Sam Mendes
[ Actors Against Casting Get More Movie Particularly Pigeonholed Quickly Skill Talent Theater Their Them Through Trusting Type Used Very Will]
The staff, stage managers, ushers all behaved as if they respected the actors. Estelle Parsons
[ Actors Behaved Managers Respected Staff Stage Ushers]
In between, I go broke because I seem to do movies where you're not paid a lot as an actor. Sean Penn
[ Actor Because Between Broke Go Lot Movies Paid Seem Where]
No matter what happens, we couldn't let people say Asian-American actors can't act. Mako
[ Act Actors Happens Matter Say]
When I said I no longer wanted to be a painter, that I wanted to be an actor, the first thing I did was get a stinking job in an insurance building. Rod Taylor
[ Actor Building Did First Get Insurance Job Longer Painter Said Stinking Thing Wanted]
Not taboo - it's just that straight actors still risk their careers commercially and economically. They have to please the crowd - they're movie stars; their image is their industry. It goes beyond acting. Ang Lee
[ Acting Actors Beyond Careers Commercially Crowd Economically Goes Image Industry Just Movie Please Risk Stars Still Straight Taboo Their]
Arnold Schwarzenegger's publicist told USA Today that the actor has not ruled out running for governor of California, saying that he will make a decision soon. Reportedly Arnold needs that time to learn how to pronounce "gubernatorial." Jimmy Fallon
[ Actor Arnold California Decision Governor How Learn Make Needs Out Pronounce Publicist Reportedly Ruled Running Saying Schwarzenegger Soon Time Today Told Usa Will]
Among those who are satisfactory in this respect it is desirable to have represented as great a diversity of intellectual tradition, social milieu and personal character as possible. Talcott Parsons
[ Among Character Desirable Diversity Great Intellectual Milieu Personal Possible Represented Respect Satisfactory Social Those Tradition]
It's a risk casting anyone against type or what they're known to do. But there's one thing better than having a great actor, which is having a great actor who's never done what you're asking him to do. He's hungry to get out of the trailer every day and hungry to test himself. Sam Mendes
[ Actor Against Anyone Asking Better Casting Day Done Every Get Great Having Him Himself Hungry Known Never Out Risk Test Than Thing Trailer Type Which]
The life of an action star is very short. I want to be an actor like Robert De Niro , like Dustin Hoffman or Clint Eastwood who in their 70s or 80s can still act. Jackie Chan
[ Act Action Actor Clint De Dustin Eastwood Hoffman Life Niro Robert Short Star Still Their Very Want]
I got out of college and I went to get my master's in creative writing at San Francisco State. I was working as an actor at the Actor's Workshop, being abused as a intern. Peter Coyote
[ Abused Actor Being College Creative Francisco Get Got Intern Master Out San State Went Working Workshop Writing]
I think film and television are really a director's medium, whereas theatre is the actor's medium. Christopher Eccleston
[ Actor Director Film Medium Really Television Theatre Think Whereas]
I like the sensibility of Australian film a lot and the crews are fantastic. Great characters, wonderful people and no line between - I think in Hollywood they have this line between actors and crew a lot, and that just didn't exist, which I really appreciated. Barbara Hershey
[ Actors Appreciated Australian Between Characters Crew Crews Exist Fantastic Film Great Hollywood Just Line Lot Really Sensibility Think Which Wonderful]
There comes a point in many people's lives when they can no longer play the role they have chosen for themselves. When that happens, we are like actors finding that someone has changed the play. Brian Moore
[ Actors Changed Chosen Comes Finding Happens Lives Longer Many Play Point Role Someone Themselves]
Jerry Weintraub, the producer, might be a pain in the ass, but he really knows how to treat his actors. Bernie Mac
[ Actors Ass His How Jerry Knows Might Pain Producer Really Treat]
I want to try and work in different genres with different types of actors, on small movies and big movies. Sam Mendes
[ Actors Big Different Genres Movies Small Try Types Want Work]
When I first started out, I was a bad actor. Harrison Ford
[ Actor Bad First Out Started]
I just don't think that I could be the kind of actor I want to be and not be honest with myself. Honesty is very important to me as an actor and as a person. I didn't even think about it. Randy Harrison
[ Actor Could Even Honest Honesty Important Just Kind Myself Person Think Very Want]
I'm always looking, as an actor, for activities. I think it's far more interesting to watch what people do than what they say. You always want to watch behavior, because the dialogue as written by our illustrious leaders is great. Eminently playable. Adam Baldwin
[ Activities Actor Always Because Behavior Dialogue Eminently Far Great Illustrious Interesting Leaders Looking More Our Playable Say Than Think Want Watch Written]
I'll always be there because I'm a skilled professional actor. Whether or not I've any talent is beside the point. Michael Caine
[ Actor Always Any Because Beside Point Professional Skilled Talent Whether]
You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very often it's a role that's underwritten, where the character has no personality at all. And they need a character actor who can fill it in. Harvey Fierstein
[ Actor Always Character Fill Got Know Leads Need Obviously Offered Often Other Personality Role Romantic Stuff Very Where]
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with, acting is easy. But making sure all the ducks are in a row is the hard part. It's very rare. John Lithgow
[ Acting Actors Directed Ducks Easy Good Got Hard Making Part Rare Row Sure Very Well Work Written]
Having been an actor and a writer for so long - 20 years or so - I felt that it would be daft to go to one's grave without having directed. It's a natural extension of writing and acting, and so I knew it would happen one day. Stephen Fry
[ Acting Actor Been Daft Day Directed Extension Felt Go Grave Happen Having Knew Long Natural Without Would Writer Writing Years]
Not so much in Canada, but certainly in the US, as I'm sure you know, money is all, and if they can get another 26 programs of the same thing even though it advances the culture or those actor's careers not at all it doesn't matter. Rowan Atkinson
[ Actor Advances Another Canada Careers Certainly Culture Even Get Know Matter Money Much Programs Same Sure Thing Those Though Us]
There's a fine line between the Method actor and the schizophrenic. Nicolas Cage
[ Actor Between Fine Line Method Schizophrenic]
So many people are called but few serve as actors, you know what I mean? Faye Dunaway
[ Actors Called Few Know Many Mean Serve]
I never felt being an actor or making a movie was an easy thing to do. Juliette Binoche
[ Actor Being Easy Felt Making Movie Never Thing]
I think there are certain actors that have that kind of energy about them, that taking over a room energy. Glenn Close
[ Actors Certain Energy Kind Over Room Taking Them Think]
If you cannot be on the project each day to check on things, then you should not try and be your own contractor. Robert Metcalfe
[ Cannot Check Contractor Day Each Own Project Should Then Things Try Your]
The whole point of being an actor is to get satisfaction out of a role - unless you're just vain about celebrity. Jonny Lee Miller
[ Actor Being Celebrity Get Just Out Point Role Satisfaction Unless Vain Whole]
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor. Max von Sydow
[ Actor Course English Fantastic Important Language Most Mother Musical Rich Think Tongue Your]
When I got into this, I never thought about reviews. I never thought about what people would say about me, I was just a young guy who was excited to become a comedian and an actor, and I just wanted to get to do what I got to do. Adam Sandler
[ Actor Become Comedian Excited Get Got Guy Into Just Never Reviews Say Thought Wanted Would Young]
It is all about marketing; that is where the real craft comes in. The best actors do not necessarily become the biggest stars. And vice versa. Dirk Benedict
[ Actors Become Best Biggest Comes Craft Marketing Necessarily Real Stars Versa Vice Where]
Yes, he wanted me to do Funny Games before, which I didn't want to do because the film was very theoretical - the way people experience violence on screen. There was very little space for fiction, it was more like a sacrifice for the actors than anything else. Isabelle Huppert
[ Actors Anything Because Before Else Experience Fiction Film Funny Games Little More Sacrifice Screen Space Than Theoretical Very Violence Want Wanted Way Which Yes]
You know, as I do, actors who, having become worldwide celebrities thanks to a TV series, complain of their lot and declare themselves ready to drop it all. James MacArthur
[ Actors Become Celebrities Complain Declare Drop Having Know Lot Ready Series Thanks Their Themselves Tv Worldwide]
I'm not saying that Sam J. Jones was Flash Gordon - there's no such thing. No actor can be the person, that's a bunch of crap. People pay to see an actor be himself, whether he plays Hamlet or whatever. Sam J. Jones
[ Actor Bunch Crap Flash Gordon Hamlet Himself Jones Pay Person Plays Sam Saying See Such Thing Whatever Whether]
Whenever a critic mentions the salary of an actor, I'm thinking, He's not talking about the movie. Harold Ramis
[ Actor Critic Mentions Movie Salary Talking Thinking Whenever]
I wouldn't say no to being in a film with Jude Law. I love English actors. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actors Being English Film Jude Law Love Say]
I never really wanted to be an actor. And that was the beginning of it, I began to write things down and eventually became a writer on a television show. Barry Levinson
[ Actor Became Began Beginning Down Eventually Never Really Show Television Things Wanted Write Writer]
It's always strange being a kid on the set, because you're treated like an equal when you're working. But then when you break, the other actors go back to their trailers to take naps and drink beer, and I have to, like, go do school. Natalie Portman
[ Actors Always Back Because Beer Being Break Drink Equal Go Kid Naps Other School Set Strange Take Their Then Trailers Treated Working]
One of the first lessons you learn as an actor is to listen. John Frankenheimer
[ Actor First Learn Lessons Listen]
I don't like that, because there are a lot of people whose works I admire as actors or actresses, or musicians. And you know, I've been a big fan of different musicians or actors. Laura Bush
[ Actors Actresses Admire Because Been Big Different Fan Know Lot Musicians Whose Works]
This is one of the factors that also made me very much want to make this film, apart from the fact that I loved it. If the boy hadn't been Jewish and the man hadn't been Muslim, it wouldn't have made any difference to the film. I don't think it's relevant, really. Omar Sharif
[ Also Any Apart Been Boy Difference Fact Factors Film Hadn Jewish Loved Made Make Man Much Muslim Really Relevant Think Very Want]
Yeah, I started when I was 6 years old. My brother and sister would get all of these presents at Christmas time from the cast and crew of their show and I was jealous. So I decided that I had to become an actor. Sara Gilbert
[ Actor Become Brother Cast Christmas Crew Decided Get Had Jealous Old Presents Show Sister Started Their These Time Would Yeah Years]
In other words, I wouldn't like to be an actor if I could only be real. I like to get wild, behaviorally wild, and it's crazy to think of any form where it's just one way. Jack Nicholson
[ Actor Any Could Crazy Form Get Just Only Other Real Think Way Where Wild Words]
We can compare classical chess and rapid chess with theatre and cinema - some actors don't like the latter and prefer to work in the theatre. Boris Spassky
[ Actors Chess Cinema Classical Compare Latter Prefer Rapid Some Theatre Work]
I never quite understood these actors - though I envy them sometimes - who can lie out for a year or two. I feel as though time is a real pressing issue, and I want to get as much work done in the time that I have left. Sylvester Stallone
[ Actors Done Envy Feel Get Issue Left Lie Much Never Out Pressing Quite Real Sometimes Them These Though Time Two Understood Want Work Year]
I haven't gotten labeled as a Hispanic actor. Mario Lopez
[ Actor Gotten Haven Hispanic Labeled]
It's developing a relationship with actors that makes it work. Richard Donner
[ Actors Developing Makes Relationship Work]
More has been screwed up on the battlefield and misunderstood in the Pentagon because of a lack of understanding of the English language than any other single factor. John W. Vessey, Jr.
[ Any Battlefield Because Been English Factor Lack Language Misunderstood More Other Pentagon Screwed Single Than Understanding Up]
Some of these guys... I've worked with Ice Cube, I think he's an immensely talented rapper and actor. Anthony Anderson
[ Actor Cube Guys Ice Immensely Rapper Some Talented These Think Worked]
I was a comfort factor. I'm not a hustler. Mary Matalin
[ Comfort Factor Hustler]
There are actors who spend 20 years working and still don't achieve what I've achieved so quickly. So I think my only course of action is to work as hard as I can, not just for the sake of the film, but also to prove to these people that I do have talent. Zhang Ziyi
[ Achieve Achieved Action Actors Also Course Film Hard Just Only Prove Quickly Sake Spend Still Talent These Think Work Working Years]
It's a lot more fun for actors to cry and rant and rave, or have a drug problem or a drinking problem. Jerry Orbach
[ Actors Cry Drinking Fun Lot More Problem Rant Rave]
God writes a lot of comedy... the trouble is, he's stuck with so many bad actors who don't know how to play funny. Garrison Keillor
[ Actors Bad Comedy Funny God How Know Lot Many Play Stuck Trouble Writes]
I think dress, hairstyle and make-up are the crucial factors in projecting an attractive persona and give one the chance to enhance one's best physical features. Vivienne Westwood
[ Attractive Best Chance Crucial Dress Enhance Factors Features Give Hairstyle Make-Up Persona Physical Projecting Think]
I was working on the farm to get in shape, about a mile away from my parents. You know, I did everything as a kid to stay in shape - jogging, work on the farm, driving the tractor. I'll never forget. Guy Lafleur
[ Away Did Driving Everything Farm Forget Get Jogging Kid Know Mile Never Parents Shape Stay Tractor Work Working]
I enjoy being a highly overpaid actor. Roger Moore
[ Actor Being Enjoy Highly Overpaid]
Love is the one emotion actors allow themselves to believe. James Spader
[ Actors Allow Believe Emotion Love Themselves]
It's nice to establish yourself as an actor first and a singer second. Proof is such a tremendous piece of work, and I'm incredibly lucky to be a part of it. I'm sure that the musicals will happen in the future, though. Neil Patrick Harris
[ Actor Establish First Future Happen Incredibly Lucky Musicals Nice Part Piece Proof Second Singer Such Sure Though Tremendous Will Work Yourself]
As an actor, I've always wanted to do characters that would help me find my connection with others and connect all of us together. You always want the energy of the character, the spirit of the person, to enter you. I've been doing this for 26 years and some of the things I've done are always with me. Forest Whitaker
[ Actor Always Been Character Characters Connect Connection Doing Done Energy Enter Find Help Others Person Some Spirit Things Together Us Want Wanted Would Years]
As an actor I think sometimes producers need a little bit of encouragement to see you in a particular role, they may not have as much imagination as you would expect. Steve Kanaly
[ Actor Bit Encouragement Expect Imagination Little May Much Need Particular Producers Role See Sometimes Think Would]
I think I'm a better actress for having friends and interests outside the theatre. I wouldn't want to live my life surrounded by other actors all the time. Penelope Keith
[ Actors Actress Better Friends Having Interests Life Live Other Outside Surrounded Theatre Think Time Want]
So I went and did an audition and became the biggest radio actor in Sydney, and that's how it all started. Rod Taylor
[ Actor Audition Became Biggest Did How Radio Started Sydney Went]
A variety of factors contribute to the price of gasoline in the United States. These factors include worldwide supply, demand and competition for crude oil, taxes, regional differences in access to gasoline supplies and environmental regulations. Gary Miller
[ Access Competition Contribute Crude Demand Differences Environmental Factors Gasoline Include Oil Price Regional Regulations States Supplies Supply Taxes These United Variety Worldwide]
The best actors, I think, have a childlike quality. They have a sort of an ability to lose themselves. There's still some silliness. Kenneth Branagh
[ Ability Actors Best Childlike Lose Quality Silliness Some Sort Still Themselves Think]
I never said all actors are cattle; what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Actors Cattle Never Said Should Treated]
The truth is the Super Bowl long ago became more than just a football game. It's part of our culture like turkey at Thanksgiving and lights at Christmas, and like those holidays beyond their meaning, a factor in our economy. Bob Schieffer
[ Ago Became Beyond Bowl Christmas Culture Economy Factor Football Game Holidays Just Lights Long Meaning More Our Part Super Than Thanksgiving Their Those Truth Turkey]
I'm a dog person, I've had dogs all my life. But you see, it's not really a dog. It's more like a little robot. It's an actor. It displays no emotion whatsoever. I swear that dog doesn't know any of us even though we've done five seasons of Frasier. John Mahoney
[ Actor Any Displays Dog Dogs Done Emotion Even Five Had Know Life Little More Person Really Robot Seasons See Swear Though Us Whatsoever]
I was very intense. I think it's a privilege to be an actor. Elia Kazan
[ Actor Intense Privilege Think Very]
To have a songwriter that wrote so specifically what I felt to be true... I've never been much of an actor either. If something is real for me, then I can do it. Barry McGuire
[ Actor Been Either Felt Much Never Real Something Songwriter Specifically Then True Wrote]
I like young actors because they're so unspoiled, not like some of those actors who are about half an hour into their fifteen minutes of fame by the time they get to me. John Hughes
[ Actors Because Fame Fifteen Get Half Hour Into Minutes Some Their Those Time Unspoiled Young]
It's also that comedians don't have the kind of narcissism that actors have. They're writers who perform their own material. It's more interesting. And they're sexy because they risk more. Stand-up comedians risk more than anyone. Rachel Weisz
[ Actors Also Anyone Because Comedians Interesting Kind Material More Narcissism Own Perform Risk Sexy Stand-Up Than Their Writers]
Nothing can teach you what it's like to work on a film set, and the best education there can be for an actor is to walk up the street and observe human nature. Rosamund Pike
[ Actor Best Education Film Human Nature Nothing Observe Set Street Teach Up Walk Work]
I was convinced there as only one actor to play Templeton the Rat, and that was Tony Randall. Joseph Barbera
[ Actor Convinced Only Play Rat Tony]
I'm glad that I'm being acclaimed as an actor. Today, when my hard work has paid off I can chill out about it. Akshay Kumar
[ Actor Being Chill Glad Hard Off Out Paid Today Work]
Actors are cattle. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Actors Cattle]
I've never been one of those actors who has touted myself as a fascinating human being. I had to decide early on whether I was to be an actor or a personality. Robert De Niro
[ Actor Actors Been Being Decide Early Fascinating Had Human Myself Never Personality Those Whether]
I love involving actors at all levels - and they have to know that I want to hear their contributions, with dialogue, with story suggestions, with script changes, whatever. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Actors Changes Contributions Dialogue Hear Involving Know Levels Love Script Story Suggestions Their Want Whatever]
A lot of talented actors still have to pay their bills. Mark Wahlberg
[ Actors Bills Lot Pay Still Talented Their]
You, the actor, must be aware of when you're being funny, but the character you're playing should always be oblivious to the fact. Jon Lovitz
[ Actor Always Aware Being Character Fact Funny Must Oblivious Playing Should]
After filming I like to go home and lie down with my daughter and have a glass of wine so I don't really socialize with the other actors. Izabella Scorupco
[ Actors After Daughter Down Filming Glass Go Home Lie Other Really Socialize Wine]
Actors didn't use to be celebrities. A hundred years ago, they put the theaters next to the brothels. Joseph Gordon-Levitt
[ Actors Ago Brothels Celebrities Hundred Next Put Theaters Use Years]
I have the absolute utmost respect for soap opera actors now. They work harder than any actor I know in any other medium. And they don't get very much approbation for it. Joan Collins
[ Absolute Actor Actors Any Approbation Get Harder Know Medium Much Now Opera Other Respect Soap Than Utmost Very Work]
We will pursue every factor, every element, every second of the timeline, of the final hours of Maurice's life. We will pursue that relentlessly. That will be our quest from now on. Robin Gibb
[ Element Every Factor Final Hours Life Maurice Now Our Pursue Quest Relentlessly Second Timeline Will]
Anytime you have a difficult encounter with your child, there is a good chance that at least one of these factors is bringing out the worst in him or her: transitions, time pressure, competition for your attention, conflicting objectives. Cathy Rindner Tempelsman
[ Anytime Attention Bringing Chance Child Competition Conflicting Difficult Encounter Factors Good Her Him Least Objectives Out Pressure These Time Transitions Worst Your]
I definitely wanted to be an actor. I didn't want to be on TV, I didn't want to be famous, I didn't want to be anyone in particular; I just wanted to do it. I see young people now who look at magazines, or American Idol and their goal is to have that lifestyle - to have good handbags, or go out with cute guys from shows, or whatever. But I definitely wanted to be an actor. Lauren Graham
[ Actor American Anyone Cute Definitely Famous Go Goal Good Guys Handbags Idol Just Lifestyle Look Magazines Now Out Particular See Shows Their Tv Want Wanted Whatever Young]
There are lots of wonderful old Italian actors. You don't need to take an Egyptian to play an Italian actor. Omar Sharif
[ Actor Actors Egyptian Italian Lots Need Old Play Take Wonderful]
I know I'm an actor, but I'm not at all a believer in people watching a lot of TV. I've never had television in my home. Alexandra Paul
[ Actor Believer Had Home Know Lot Never Television Tv Watching]
In the courtroom, it's where a lawyer really becomes an actor. There's a very fine line between delivering a monologue in a play and delivering a monologue to a jury. I've always felt that way - I've been in a lot of courtrooms. The best lawyers are really theatrical. Woody Harrelson
[ Actor Always Becomes Been Best Between Courtroom Delivering Felt Fine Jury Lawyer Lawyers Line Lot Monologue Play Really Theatrical Very Way Where]
In writing music, the structure of each piece is a very important factor. Leo Ornstein
[ Each Factor Important Music Piece Structure Very Writing]
A storyteller is basically what actors and writers are. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Actors Basically Storyteller Writers]
The breadth of the potential readership is also a factor. Mark Millar
[ Also Breadth Factor Potential Readership]
It's an incredible privilege for an actor to look into the camera. It's like looking right into the heart of the film, and you can't take that lightly. Emily Watson
[ Actor Camera Film Heart Incredible Into Lightly Look Looking Privilege Right Take]
Think of Frank Capra and Preston Sturges. They used the same actors over and over again. Matthew Modine
[ Actors Again Frank Over Same Think Used]
Knowing who the actors were as you were designing them helped, with Catherine's beauty and Renee's frailty, they directed me visually just by who they were. Colleen Atwood
[ Actors Beauty Catherine Designing Directed Frailty Helped Just Knowing Them Visually Were]
For at the same time many people seem eager to extend the circle of our moral consideration to animals, in our factory farms and laboratories we are inflicting more suffering on more animals than at any time in history. Michael Pollan
[ Animals Any Circle Consideration Eager Extend Factory Farms History Inflicting Laboratories Many Moral More Our Same Seem Suffering Than Time]
My first instinct was to cast as close to the short story as possible, but then I realized that I needed actors who could go for it and that they had to function well as a couple in a love story. Ang Lee
[ Actors Cast Close Could Couple First Function Go Had Instinct Love Needed Possible Realized Short Story Then Well]
Broadway has changed tremendously from the early days when the shows were referred to as musical comedies. Musical Theater is now a more expanded art form. Back then, singer/actors were not the norm. From the 60's to now, it is necessary to do it all to be a consummate Broadway performer. Betty Buckley
[ Actors Art Back Broadway Changed Comedies Consummate Days Early Expanded Form More Musical Necessary Norm Now Performer Referred Shows Singer Theater Then Tremendously Were]
People think actors have such glamorous lives, but the truth is actors go where nobody wants to go. Juliette Binoche
[ Actors Glamorous Go Lives Nobody Such Think Truth Wants Where]
I hate acting when I see it. I don't want to feel it, I don't want to see it, I want to be taken away with the story - I don't want the actor's ego in front of me. That's what I try to live when I do the work. Rutger Hauer
[ Acting Actor Away Ego Feel Front Hate Live See Story Taken Try Want Work]
Being typecast is a great thing for an actor. I was considered one of the New York mob actors. Debi Mazar
[ Actor Actors Being Considered Great Mob New Thing Typecast York]
What I loathe is the multi-national conglomerates who must take responsibility for the degradation and pollution of so much of our landscape with their factory farming and greed. Fay Godwin
[ Degradation Factory Farming Greed Landscape Loathe Much Must Our Pollution Responsibility Take Their]
The Welsh are all actors. It's only the bad ones who become professional. Richard Burton
[ Actors Bad Become Ones Only Professional Welsh]
I thought his performance was absolutely wonderful and had said so, but he seemed, as actors quite often are when they first see.something, to be disappointed. I think he expected more from the film and himself. John Schlesinger
[ Absolutely Actors Disappointed Expected Film First Had Himself His More Often Performance Quite Said See Seemed Something Think Thought Wonderful]
And it's very strange, but I think there is something very common - not only in Celtic music - but there is a factor or element in Celtic music that is similar in music that we find in Japan, the United States, Europe, and even China and other Asian countries. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Asian Celtic China Common Countries Element Europe Even Factor Find Japan Music Only Other Similar Something States Strange Think United Very]
The man who builds a factory builds a temple, that the man who works there worships there, and to each is due, not scorn and blame, but reverence and praise. Calvin Coolidge
[ Blame Builds Due Each Factory Man Praise Reverence Scorn Temple Works Worships]
The film business is absurd. Stars don't last very long. It's much more interesting to be a proper actor. Tom Courtenay
[ Absurd Actor Business Film Interesting Last Long More Much Proper Stars Very]
I think theatre is by far the most rewarding experience for an actor. You get 4 weeks to rehearse your character and then at 7:30 pm you start acting and nobody stops you, acting with your entire soul. Christopher Eccleston
[ Acting Actor Character Entire Experience Far Get Most Nobody Pm Rehearse Rewarding Soul Start Stops Theatre Then Think Weeks Your]
My opposition to the Vietnam War. I was the first Hollywood actor to speak out against it. Robert Vaughn
[ Actor Against First Hollywood Opposition Out Speak Vietnam War]
Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude. William James
[ Attitude Between Conflict Damaging Deepening Difference Factor Make Relationship Someone Whenever Your]
I did well as an actor in Australia, and then Paramount invited me over... to have a look at me. Rod Taylor
[ Actor Australia Did Invited Look Over Paramount Then Well]
A key factor is to do training that is fun. Bill Toomey
[ Factor Fun Key Training]
Commercial jobs are pretty easily adjustable because they only take a few hours to complete, which is one of the reasons they are a Godsend to the actor. Thayer David
[ Actor Because Commercial Complete Easily Few Hours Jobs Only Pretty Reasons Take Which]
I think we all have a lot of darkness in our bellies. As an actor, the challenge of tapping into that, reaching down into that sadness or anger, is very therapeutic. Kevin Bacon
[ Actor Anger Bellies Challenge Darkness Down Into Lot Our Reaching Sadness Tapping Therapeutic Think Very]
My father comes from a generation of film that actors my age don't even know about, which is really sad. Amber Tamblyn
[ Actors Age Comes Even Father Film Generation Know Really Sad Which]
In my first film, I was a basketball player. Like every good actor, I lied when they asked me if I could play. David Morse
[ Actor Asked Basketball Could Every Film First Good Lied Play Player]
What does it mean for an actor to make a part his own? It means that he takes on what you had intended and starts to put in his own stuff so that it becomes something that could only happen if he played it. James L. Brooks
[ Actor Becomes Could Does Had Happen His Intended Make Mean Means Only Own Part Played Put Something Starts Stuff Takes]
The play is one of the very few pieces of great dramatic and comic writing that I have read in a long, long time. I was drawn to it because of the power of the writing, which gives me the actor a chance to explore many facets of myself. Linda Lavin
[ Actor Because Chance Comic Dramatic Drawn Explore Facets Few Gives Great Long Many Myself Pieces Play Power Read Time Very Which Writing]
If you're going to be that kind of actor and go way out there, it's really important to take care of yourself and have a safe place, whatever that is. Annabella Sciorra
[ Actor Care Go Going Important Kind Out Place Really Safe Take Way Whatever Yourself]
An actor should be ready to play any role within reason. For example, I think the most ridiculous thing for me to do would be to try and play Shakespeare. Glenn Ford
[ Actor Any Example Most Play Ready Reason Ridiculous Role Shakespeare Should Thing Think Try Within Would]
If someone plays a brooding actor in a film, people think they're brooding all the time. Joe Rogan
[ Actor Brooding Film Plays Someone Think Time]
Every actor is somewhat mad, or else he'd be a plumber or a bookkeeper or a salesman. Bela Lugosi
[ Actor Else Every Mad Plumber Salesman Somewhat]
An actor remembers his first piece of published praise. It is written on his heart. Conrad Veidt
[ Actor First Heart His Piece Praise Published Remembers Written]
We are talking about someone who has lived. It must be honored in every respect. The fictional can take any kind of channel - according to the actor's marriage to the character. Kate Mulgrew
[ According Actor Any Channel Character Every Fictional Honored Kind Lived Marriage Must Respect Someone Take Talking]
So many singers want to act, and so many actors try to sing. Crystal Gayle
[ Act Actors Many Sing Singers Try Want]
There's nothing like a play. It's so immediate and every performance is different. As an actor, you have the most control over what the audience is seeing. David Schwimmer
[ Actor Audience Control Different Every Immediate Most Nothing Over Performance Play Seeing]
You need to develop, somehow, a huge amount of faith and confidence in yourself, because there's a lot of rejection throughout an actor's life and you have to believe in yourself more than anyone else. Stephen Collins
[ Actor Amount Anyone Because Believe Confidence Develop Else Faith Huge Life Lot More Need Rejection Somehow Than Throughout Yourself]
I try not to have high expectations of people because it just sets you up for disappointment, but it's great to work with actors who are that talented and accomplished. Famke Janssen
[ Accomplished Actors Because Disappointment Expectations Great High Just Sets Talented Try Up Work]
If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn't be that, I'd want to be a superhero. Vin Diesel
[ Actor Asked Back Choice First Grade Grew Had Said School Superhero Up Want Wanted Would]
We actors always say how difficult and physically demanding a role was. But give me a break, it's only a movie. Javier Bardem
[ Actors Always Break Demanding Difficult Give How Movie Only Physically Role Say]
If you can't fully believe in your ideas, it very quickly communicates to a group of actors who need something to hold onto. They need to believe that whatever criticism, whatever comment is received, is meant. Trevor Nunn
[ Actors Believe Comment Communicates Criticism Fully Group Hold Ideas Meant Need Onto Quickly Received Something Very Whatever Your]
Actors were exploited no less by the capitalist managers than they were by the state. Bela Lugosi
[ Actors Capitalist Exploited Less Managers State Than Were]
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business. Bette Davis
[ Actor Any Business Dare Enemy Get Made Make Out Professional Regret Should]
Ellis Peters's historical detail is very accurate and very minute, and therefore is not only interesting to read but good for an actor to acquire a sense of the period. And the other thing I think is that an actor lives in the land of imagination. Derek Jacobi
[ Accurate Acquire Actor Detail Ellis Good Historical Imagination Interesting Land Lives Minute Only Other Period Read Sense Therefore Thing Think Very]
I'm picking and choosing in terms of the stress factor. If it's not fun, I'm not going to do it. Anita Baker
[ Choosing Factor Fun Going Picking Stress Terms]
You have to get through the Hamlet hoop as a young actor. Your classical qualifications are based on the quality of your Hamlet. And then, as an older actor, you have to get through the Lear hoop. And I'm approaching the Lear hoop. Derek Jacobi
[ Actor Approaching Based Classical Get Hamlet Hoop Lear Older Qualifications Quality Then Through Young Your]
I did seven indies because the independent market used to be a lot better before all the stars were doing independents. As a beginning actor, that's where you started. Josh Holloway
[ Actor Because Before Beginning Better Did Doing Independent Independents Indies Lot Market Seven Stars Started Used Were Where]
It was difficult being a teacher and out of the closet in the '50s. By the time I retired, the English department was proud of having a gay poet of a certain minor fame. It was a very satisfactory change! Thom Gunn
[ Being Certain Change Closet Department Difficult English Fame Gay Having Minor Out Poet Proud Retired Satisfactory Teacher Time Very]
Agents are still asking for millions of dollars for actors that don't sell one ticket. Uwe Boll
[ Actors Agents Asking Dollars Millions Sell Still Ticket]
And that if you become a star, people are going to go to see you. If you remain an actor, they're going to go and see the story you're in. Morgan Freeman
[ Actor Become Go Going Remain See Star Story]
I don't know what its like for most actors, but really clearly for myself acting has always been the fulfilment of personal fantasies. It isn't just art, its about being a person I've always wanted to be, or being in a situation, or being a hero. Richard Dreyfuss
[ Acting Actors Always Art Been Being Clearly Fantasies Fulfilment Hero Just Know Most Myself Person Personal Really Situation Wanted]
I think it's easy for directors to stay fresh more than actors, especially once an actor becomes a star. It's hard for Russell Crowe to walk down a street or take a subway. I can fly coach. Michael Mann
[ Actor Actors Becomes Coach Crowe Directors Down Easy Especially Fly Fresh Hard More Once Russell Star Stay Street Subway Take Than Think Walk]
It was great as an actor to be given the story line I was given but I didn't expect Craig to stay so it was a lovely twist when I found out they'd decided to keep him. Richard Fleeshman
[ Actor Craig Decided Expect Found Given Great Him Keep Line Lovely Out Stay Story Twist]
Actors must practice restraint, else think what might happen in a love scene. Cedric Hardwicke
[ Actors Else Happen Love Might Must Practice Restraint Scene Think]
The key factor is whether the agent is a member of the Association of Authors' Representatives, which screens its members and requires them to uphold a Canon of Ethics. Richard Curtis
[ Agent Association Authors Canon Ethics Factor Key Member Members Representatives Requires Screens Them Uphold Whether Which]
You can see my decision as either a distinctive factor or as a limitation. I don't feel it is a limitation. Ennio Morricone
[ Decision Distinctive Either Factor Feel Limitation See]
I think people will be curious to see what I can do as a dramatic actor. Ben Stiller
[ Actor Curious Dramatic See Think Will]
I have been an actor now for 40 years having worked in over 10 countries and three languages. Nick Mancuso
[ Actor Been Countries Having Languages Now Over Three Worked Years]
The first thing you do when you get out to center field is put up your finger and check the wind chill factor. Mickey Rivers
[ Center Check Chill Factor Field Finger First Get Out Put Thing Up Wind Your]
We had a showing of Battlestar in LA last week. I walked out the door and there were 50 people. I signed a ton of autographs. Other actors walked away without signing. These are the fans. I guess it depends. on who you are. Noah Hathaway
[ Actors Autographs Away Battlestar Depends Door Fans Guess Had La Last Other Out Showing Signed Signing These Ton Walked Week Were Without]
Because you know, down deep in my heart, when all is said and done, I still live under the illusion that basically people think of me as an up-and-coming young actor. Jack Nicholson
[ Actor Basically Because Deep Done Down Heart Illusion Know Live Said Still Think Under Young]
I don't care if people think I am an overactor, as long as they enjoy what I do. People who think that would call Van Gogh an overpainter. Jim Carrey
[ Am Call Care Enjoy Gogh Long Think Van Would]
Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes. Norman Douglas
[ Echoes Education]
A writer can write in an attic, or on top of a bus. Or with a sharp stick in some wet cement. To act, an actor has to have words. A stage. a camera turning. Paul Muni
[ Act Actor Attic Bus Camera Cement Sharp Some Stage Stick Top Turning Wet Words Write Writer]
I'd wanted to be an actor from the age of five. Ron Moody
[ Actor Age Five Wanted]
I'm a ballplayer, not an actor. Joe DiMaggio
[ Actor Ballplayer]
Every actor in the room honored Sidney for being there so many years before. And everybody was so moved to be at a place where history was being made again. It was tangible. Lee Grant
[ Actor Again Before Being Every Everybody History Honored Made Many Moved Place Room Sidney Tangible Where Years]
I knew an actor's career goes up and down and back up again. Your standing in this business can't be your whole identity; otherwise, you're doomed. Lisa Kudrow
[ Actor Again Back Business Career Doomed Down Goes Identity Knew Otherwise Standing Up Whole Your]
You know something, if you're not acting, you're not an actor - you've gotta work. No way around it. Lance Henriksen
[ Acting Actor Around Gotta Know Something Way Work]
My Mom and Dad did it pretty good, so I know it can work. The foremost thing I would say about working with Robin and Sean is that they were devoted to this project and devoted to their characters. You can't ask for any more from talented actors like that. Nick Cassavetes
[ Actors Any Ask Characters Dad Devoted Did Foremost Good Know Mom More Pretty Project Robin Say Sean Talented Their Thing Were Work Working Would]
Actors need bricks to play with, and in fact we rejected all the improvised fragments we had made without a plan. Improvisation without a plan is like tennis without tennis balls. Lars von Trier
[ Actors Balls Bricks Fact Fragments Had Improvisation Improvised Made Need Plan Play Rejected Tennis Without]
A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for instruments instead of for actors. Colin Henry Wilson
[ Actors Instead Instruments Parts Play Stage Symphony Written]
I avoid clients for whom advertising is only a marginal factor in their marketing mix. They have an awkward tendency to raid their advertising appropriations whenever they need cash for other purposes. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Appropriations Avoid Awkward Cash Clients Factor Marginal Marketing Mix Need Only Other Purposes Raid Tendency Their Whenever Whom]
I used to sit near Marilyn Monroe in the Actor's Studio. She'd get dressed up because that was her identity. Sad. Those cameras wouldn't leave her alone. She didn't know where to hide. Doris Roberts
[ Actor Alone Because Cameras Dressed Get Her Hide Identity Know Leave Marilyn Monroe Near Sad She Sit Studio Those Up Used Where]
They had some really cool rigged cars and things that were different that they would tow behind the camera car that were actually on these trailers that manipulated side to side and stuff like they were getting hit, and actually put the actor right in the middle of the chase. David R. Ellis
[ Actor Actually Behind Camera Car Cars Chase Cool Different Getting Had Hit Manipulated Middle Put Really Rigged Right Side Some Stuff These Things Tow Trailers Were Would]
It was only when I realized how actors have the power to move people that I decided to pursue acting as a career. Cate Blanchett
[ Acting Actors Career Decided How Move Only Power Pursue Realized]
If I wasn't an actor, I'd be a secret agent. Thornton Wilder
[ Actor Agent Secret]
Having secured my Indian actors, I started for Baltimore, where I organized my combination, and which was the largest troupe I had yet had on the road. Buffalo Bill
[ Actors Baltimore Combination Had Having Indian Largest Organized Road Secured Started Troupe Where Which Yet]
One thing, when you're an actor, you finish something and then you have to worry about what the next gig is. When you're a musician, you can always write your own stuff, and I'm working on new stuff for a new album right now. Chris Isaak
[ Actor Album Always Finish Gig Musician New Next Now Own Right Something Stuff Then Thing Working Worry Write Your]
I'd like to see myself married with a child and hopefully still involved in the entertainment business as an actor who is also able to write a bit and direct some projects. Fred Savage
[ Able Actor Also Bit Business Child Direct Entertainment Hopefully Involved Married Myself Projects See Some Still Write]
As an actor you become that lighting rod between the person who made the play and the audience. Christopher Walken
[ Actor Audience Become Between Lighting Made Person Play Rod]
The majority of directors I've worked with didn't know how to talk to actors. Stanley Tucci
[ Actors Directors How Know Majority Talk Worked]
I don't think actors get good training today. I put my training to use in everything I do. Don Knotts
[ Actors Everything Get Good Put Think Today Training Use]
I like to do theater and hopefully be effective. Most actors, at least contemporary actors of my generation, can't do it. They don't have the chops. Jeffrey Wright
[ Actors Chops Contemporary Effective Generation Hopefully Least Most Theater]
Music always came first. I never set out to be an actor. David Soul
[ Actor Always Came First Music Never Out Set]
It was really really neat to make the movie because there were mentally challenged actors in the movie. So that was really really cool to work with them and they were always really happy, and they made everybody really happy on the set too. Dakota Fanning
[ Actors Always Because Challenged Cool Everybody Happy Made Make Mentally Movie Neat Really Set Them Too Were Work]
Paul and I were both struggling actors. One night he would serve me in a restaurant, and the next night I would serve him. It was what out of work actors did. David Soul
[ Actors Both Did Him Next Night Out Paul Restaurant Serve Struggling Were Work Would]
Then I got out of the service, and I was going to be a Shakespearean actor. Harvey Korman
[ Actor Going Got Out Service Shakespearean Then]
Observe due measure, for right timing is in all things the most important factor. Hesiod
[ Due Factor Important Measure Most Observe Right Things Timing]
Is this film more interesting than a documentary of the same actors having lunch? Gene Siskel
[ Actors Documentary Film Having Interesting Lunch More Same Than]
I'm a character actor so I've jumped around to all kinds of things. Joe Mantegna
[ Actor Around Character Jumped Kinds Things]
People's backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors. John Betjeman
[ Back Benefactors Front Gardens Houses Interesting More Much Public Railways Than Their]
As actors, we went where we wanted to, and the camera followed us: it was like having another person in the room. There was no formal structure to the process. It was very liberating. Emily Watson
[ Actors Another Camera Followed Formal Having Liberating Person Process Room Structure Us Very Wanted Went Where]
In my career as an actor, there is a catchphrase that Scofield always says often in regards to his brother, 'Have a little faith.' In my own career as an actor, there were times when I was the only one who believed in myself in the face of the odds. Wentworth Miller
[ Actor Always Believed Brother Career Face Faith His Little Myself Odds Often Only Own Regards Says Times Were]
The great actors are the luminous ones. They are the great conductors of the stage. Ethel Barrymore
[ Actors Conductors Great Luminous Ones Stage]
It takes two years on the stage for an actor or an actress to learn how to speak correctly and to manage his voice properly, and it takes about ten years to master the subtle art of being able to hold one's audience. D. W. Griffith
[ Able Actor Actress Art Audience Being Correctly His Hold How Learn Manage Master Properly Speak Stage Subtle Takes Ten Two Voice Years]
There's no one actor in particular that I want to model my career after, except for the people who have been able to keep their career varied and who choose things that interest them. That opportunity is all I really want. Hugh Dancy
[ Able Actor After Been Career Choose Except Interest Keep Model Opportunity Particular Really Their Them Things Varied Want]
The most disastrous phenomenon of the current situation is the factor that imperialism is employing for its own ends all the powers of the proletariat, all of its institutions and weapons, which its fighting vanguard has created for its war of liberation. Clara Zetkin
[ Created Current Disastrous Employing Ends Factor Fighting Imperialism Institutions Liberation Most Own Phenomenon Powers Proletariat Situation Vanguard War Weapons Which]
As you get older and ease your way into being a character actor you have to be comfortable with where you are in life and career, and I'm very comfortable with what I'm doing - working on projects I'm proud of. George Clooney
[ Actor Being Career Character Comfortable Doing Ease Get Into Life Older Projects Proud Very Way Where Working Your]
Well, I think on second units it's all about execution. Because you come in there, you don't have to worry so much about the studio and all the other actors and all that. David R. Ellis
[ Actors Because Come Execution Much Other Second Studio Think Units Well Worry]
It's the weirdest thing. When you go into acting, you expect to be a huge star and to be recognized... It did happen, but not in the way you expect it to... In L.A., I'm just another character actor. Dan Castellaneta
[ Acting Actor Another Character Did Expect Go Happen Huge Into Just Recognized Star Thing Way Weirdest]
I think actors are at the mercy of the opportunities presented to them. So you kind of have to wait for them to choose you. My music is insular - I can choose that. Dwight Yoakam
[ Actors Choose Insular Kind Mercy Music Opportunities Presented Them Think Wait]
The artist is seen like a producer of commodities, like a factory that turns our refrigerators. Sol LeWitt
[ Artist Commodities Factory Our Producer Seen Turns]
It's true what people say - that actors are the closest thing there is to children. They play. Nastassja Kinski
[ Actors Children Closest Play Say Thing True]
I'm going to build a reactor, that's for sure. Ron Ziegler
[ Build Going Reactor Sure]
The ideas of the great playwrights are almost always larger than the experiences of even the best actors. Stella Adler
[ Actors Almost Always Best Even Experiences Great Ideas Larger Playwrights Than]
Although Patterson Beams was not my first plug-in, I knew from the beginning that I would write it, because the single biggest time consuming factor for me was editing each beam manually. Robert Patterson
[ Although Beam Beams Because Beginning Biggest Consuming Each Editing Factor First Knew Patterson Single Time Would Write]
A good actor is someone who knows how to take the part and make it real and make it honest and be effective in it. If it's in a funny movie and, as long as they are cast in an appropriate way, humor will come from it. Ivan Reitman
[ Actor Appropriate Cast Come Effective Funny Good Honest How Humor Knows Long Make Movie Part Real Someone Take Way Will]
The whole world appears to me like a huge vacuum, a vast empty space, whence nothing desirable, or at least satisfactory, can possibly be derived; and I long daily to die more and more to it; even though I obtain not that comfort from spiritual things which I earnestly desire. David Brainerd
[ Appears Comfort Daily Derived Desirable Desire Die Earnestly Empty Even Huge Least Long More Nothing Obtain Possibly Satisfactory Space Spiritual Things Though Vacuum Vast Whence Which Whole World]
Actors take risks all the time. We put ourselves on the line. It is creative to be able to interpret someone's words and breathe life into them. Patty Duke
[ Able Actors Breathe Creative Interpret Into Life Line Ourselves Put Risks Someone Take Them Time Words]
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. This myth asserts that people simply either have certain charismatic qualities or not. That's nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. Warren G. Bennis
[ Asserts Born Certain Charismatic Dangerous Either Fact Factor Genetic Leaders Leadership Made Most Myth Nonsense Opposite Qualities Rather Simply Than True]
For as long as one has no further point of reference, apart from the position of the maximum, the wavelength thus remains uncertain by an integral factor. Max von Laue
[ Apart Factor Further Integral Long Maximum Point Position Reference Remains Thus Uncertain Wavelength]
I think becoming an actor because it's a ridiculously insecure profession to go into. I feel very comfortable but very lucky. I think any time that you imagine that it's plain sailing for hereon in, then you're kidding yourself. Hugh Dancy
[ Actor Any Because Becoming Comfortable Feel Go Imagine Insecure Into Kidding Lucky Plain Profession Ridiculously Sailing Then Think Time Very Yourself]
Today I divide my day between being actor, producer and distributor, and the monotony is broken. Ajay Devgan
[ Actor Being Between Broken Day Distributor Divide Monotony Producer Today]
I had a feeling about Shakespeare's soliloquies, that there should be a real exchange between the actor and the audience. Trevor Nunn
[ Actor Audience Between Exchange Feeling Had Real Shakespeare Should]
Seems to me that this business, for actors anyway, is not so much about whether or not you do good work. It's about whether or not you get the chance to do good work. Hugh Laurie
[ Actors Anyway Business Chance Get Good Much Seems Whether Work]
On the other hand, one factor helps us that no other liberation struggle in this region could count on - our liberation front is characterized by relatively highly developed class forces, tested in political struggles. Joe Slovo
[ Characterized Class Could Count Developed Factor Forces Front Hand Helps Highly Liberation Other Our Political Region Relatively Struggle Struggles Tested Us]
That text-books be permitted in Catholic schools such as will not offend the religious views of the minority, and which from an educational standpoint shall be satisfactory to the advisory board. Charles Tupper
[ Advisory Board Catholic Educational Minority Offend Permitted Religious Satisfactory Schools Shall Standpoint Such Views Which Will]
Clubs are so lame. Nobody even dances at these clubs. They stand around and get drunk and they schmooze. There is no enjoyment factor. Shia LaBeouf
[ Around Clubs Dances Drunk Enjoyment Even Factor Get Lame Nobody Stand These]
For both reasons, owing to the thermal motion and to the working together of various wavelengths, factors arise which, in a similar manner to the structural factor, exert some influence upon the brightness of the interference points but not upon their location. Max von Laue
[ Arise Both Brightness Exert Factor Factors Influence Interference Location Manner Motion Owing Points Reasons Similar Some Structural Their Thermal Together Upon Various Wavelengths Which Working]
Acting is all about big hair and funny props... All the great actors knew it. Olivier knew it, Brando knew it. Harold Ramis
[ Acting Actors Big Brando Funny Great Hair Knew Olivier Props]
Look there are going to be, there are already adjustment processes in place but the point is that you'll actually make them work and get satisfactory outcomes if there's decent burden sharing along the way. If there's, if you like a proper transitional assistance. John Anderson
[ Actually Adjustment Along Already Assistance Burden Decent Get Going Look Make Outcomes Place Point Processes Proper Satisfactory Sharing Them Transitional Way Work]