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Jim Caviezel

Jim Caviezel

“I felt unworthy to play Jesus. I just accepted the responsibility and said, 'What actor wouldn't want to play this role?' ”

 
Bruce Willis

Bruce Willis

“I've always had confidence. Before I was famous, that confidence got me into trouble. After I got famous, it just got me into more trouble.”

 
Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

“Fame is a bitch, man.”

 
Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

“Don't think for a moment that I'm really like any of the characters I've played. I'm not. That's why it's called 'acting'.”

 
Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

“If the script feels good, then I'm in. It's that simple.”

 
Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy

“You don't step on stage to eat, you go there to be eaten.”

 
Marion Cotillard

Marion Cotillard

“I don't think you learn how to act. You learn how to use your emotions and feelings, and my first teacher was my mother and then I worked with my father, who helped me to find in myself all those emotions and how to play with the emotions.”

 
James McAvoy

James McAvoy

“I always believed that I never wanted to be an actor. I only did it because I was allowed to do it and I had to do something.”

 
Adrianne Palicki

Adrianne Palicki

“We had a fight scene that was amazingly well-choreographed, but then Mr. Woo came in and said, ‘Very good, but do this’, and he goes in there and starts fighting. It’s just amazing to see John Woo kick alien ass! It’s not something you get to see very often.”

 
Channing Tatum

Channing Tatum

“I was a stripper.. I'm not proud of it, but I'm not ashamed of it.”

 
Matt Damon

Matt Damon

“If your movies don't perform, they just stop calling you.”

 
Steven Seagal

Steven Seagal

“I am hoping that I can be known as a great writer and actor some day, rather than a sex symbol.”

 
Tommy Lee Jones

Tommy Lee Jones

“Acting is fun for me and it doesn't really matter how, whether it's hard work or easy work, it's always fun. ”

 
Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr.

“I know very little about acting. I'm just an incredibly gifted faker.”

 
Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson

“Being a movie star is a quality that somebody sort of embodies, and being a celebrity is something that people give to you. It has to do with being recognizable, as opposed to something that people recognize in you. I just hope to make good movies. I know that sounds simple, but it’s true”

 
Don Cheadle

Don Cheadle

“It's great to be in a film that's able to have people really want to become socially conscious, to walk out of the theatre and want to do something.”

 
Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner

“I like repressed characters. That gives me a lot of freedom to make a lot of different choices through subtleties.”

 
Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas

“It so amazes you how much stage fright you get. I've been in front of cameras all my life, but that first tee, standing over that ball that's not even moving, it's scarier than doing a movie.”

 
Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman

“Sometimes you have to go places with characters and emotions within yourself you don't want to do, but you have a duty to the story and as a storyteller to do it.”

 
Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart

“All I know is that I have to act. It’s a compulsion. I’m driven to it. I wouldn’t say that I would die if it were taken away from me, but a large part of me would shrivel up.”

 
Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen

“In theatre, I have been able to take parts I didn't think I could do - you have time to rehearse and learn. In movies, they want you to do what they know you can do - there isn't the time.”

 
Famke Janssen

Famke Janssen

“We’ve always been ready for female superheroes. Because women want to be them and men want to do them.”

 
James Marsden

James Marsden

“If you're lucky enough to pick what you do, that's the greatest career you can have. Ultimately, that's my goal: to have choices.”

 
Halle Berry

Halle Berry

“It very hard to separate one's self from a character. Sometimes the people closest to me have to be very understanding.”

 
Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire

“Every actor has to establish a presence that not only fits the overall needs of the story but allows him to interact with other actors in a credible and meaningful way. ”

 
Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe

“Weirdness is not my game. I'm just a square boy from Wisconsin.”

 
Kirsten Dunst

Kirsten Dunst

“I love what I do and I don’t want to stop – This is all I’ve ever wanted.”

 
James Franco

James Franco

“As an actor, you can tell yourself that your self-worth isn’t measured by how your last movie did at the box office. But I found when acting was all I had, inevitably I would be emotionally affected by how well a movie did.”

 
Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender

“In drama school, they don't think of movies as a pure form like theater, and it's films that I love most. There's an intimacy in movies - I wanted to have the same impact on others that movies had on me.”

 
Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon

“A good director creates an environment, which gives the actor the encouragement to fly.”

 
Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes

“Lot of the scripts I've been in with other non-white actors haven't been great. Lot of non-white actors ain't all that great.”

 
Stephen Dorff

Stephen Dorff

“I think acting is only one part of the piece of the movie. I'ts an important piece, but I'd like to be involved in all the other aspects of making movies. ”

 
Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

“Cumberbatch - it sounds like a fart in a bath, doesn't it? What a fluffy old name. I can never say it on a Monday morning. When I became an actor, Mum wasn't keen on me keeping it.”

 
Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor

“I like to disappear into a role. I equate the success of it with a feeling of being chemically changed.”

 
Christian Bale

Christian Bale

“I have a fear of being boring.”

 
Gary Oldman

Gary Oldman

“How many movies do you see when you can say this director really knew what film he wanted to make? I can count them on the fingers of one hand.”

 
Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway

“I got into this business to be an actress, to scare myself, and force myself into a place outside of my comfort zone.”

 
Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman

“I gravitate towards gravitas.”

 
Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson

“Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.”

 
Vera Farmiga

Vera Farmiga

“There are some times when I think acting can be a noble profession.”

 
Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal

“The truth is most of the films that make a lot of money no one remembers, and I'm not interested in making films that no one remembers.”

 
Michelle Monaghan

Michelle Monaghan

“You don't grow up in a town of 700 thinking you're going to be an actress. I loved doing plays, but it was just something to keep me busy.”

 
Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson

“I never was disillusioned with acting because I love acting.”

 
Donald Sutherland

Donald Sutherland

“I have never planned anything. I have been doing this job for over 50 years. I have been paid to work with some wonderful people and it has been a huge gift, to me.”

 
Stanley Tucci

Stanley Tucci

“The technique is the craft. You can take a plot and tell it over and over again but to me, there's an individual truth to it. First of all, in order for it to be art it has to be truthful. Secondly, it has to be individually true. It's that true individuality and that real truth that makes it art.”

 
Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman

“Actors are responsible to the people we play.”

 
Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore

“I'm looking for the truth. The audience doesn't come to see you, they come to see themselves.”

 
Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid

“Movies seem to be happening to me rather than me going out there and saying, 'Well, I'm going to play this.'”

 
Kiefer Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland

“I've made films that I've given all I had to, that no one has seen. The bottom line is I want to work and I want someone to enjoy it. ”

 
Dennis Haysbert

Dennis Haysbert

“I always thought things would end up pretty much the way they are right now, but I thought it would happen a whole lot earlier. I dreamt well, and those dreams are starting to come to fruition.”

 
Melinda Clarke

Melinda Clarke

“[on The Vampire Diaries] It's the human drama that's going to keep people hooked forever.”

 
Jackie Earle Haley

Jackie Earle Haley

“That transition from child to adult actor is so incredibly elusive. The roles that were coming to me as a young adult were not that great, but I was taking them anyway to pay the rent. And the more bad roles in bad movies I took, the less anybody wanted me for a good role in a good movie.”

 
Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson

“I also respond very strongly to characters I have not done before ... something I can really sink my teeth into, and what's scary, and what terrifies me, because that's where I need to go.”

 
David Duchovny

David Duchovny

“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.”

 
Evangeline Lilly

Evangeline Lilly

“In high school, people wanted to find the worst in me. I was a good student, I was good at soccer, I was vice president of the student council, I was a pretty girl. It was easy for people to look at me and say ‘Fuck you.’ That’s what happens in Hollywood. People are like, ‘I want to hate you, because everyone else seems to love you.’ But the reality is this: I’m a simple person who’s not interested in attention and who just wants to go about her business.”

 
Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu

“Everything I buy is vintage and smells funny. Maybe that`s why I don`t have a boyfriend.”

 
Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner

“Well, you can`t be trying to achieve success of any kind in this business without accepting that there`s going to be a flip side to it.”

 
Brandon Routh

Brandon Routh

“I could finally quit my job as a bartender and stop dreaming that I might be Superman and know that I was. Then I started thinking about how cool it was.”

 
Shannyn Sossamon

Shannyn Sossamon

“I'm a film doll. But I'm enjoying it. So I'm gonna keep doing it.”

 
Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman

“I am not someone who sacrifice all for the cinema, my life will be always more important.”

 
Anthony Hopkins

Anthony Hopkins

“I am able to play monsters well. I understand monsters. I understand madmen.”

 
Kate Beckinsale

Kate Beckinsale

“If someone had told me years ago that sharing a sense of humour was so vital to partnerships, I could have avoided a lot of sex!”

 
Jude Law

Jude Law

“When you step back and watch people, you realize that we use every single body part. Movement, dance - I find it genius because it's ultimate expression, really.”

 
Jason Statham

Jason Statham

“I suppose that's the European way, dangerous and hairy.”

 
Timothy Olyphant

Timothy Olyphant

“People love to be scared. I guess it's a primal deal.”

 
Amy Smart

Amy Smart

“Well, what is acting but the study of human behavior? And that's so fascinating to me.”

 
Mark Wahlberg

Mark Wahlberg

“A lot of people tend to chew up the scenery. I'm a firm believer in less is more, especially on the big screen.”

 
Edward Norton

Edward Norton

“Life, like poker, has an element of risk. It shouldn't be avoided. It should be faced.”

 
Harrison Ford

Harrison Ford

“You may get real tired watching me, but I'm not going to quit. ”

 
Dolph Lundgren

Dolph Lundgren

“Hollywood is great for entertaining people, it’s a wonderful business but it’s make-believe, you must remember that. That’s one of the most important things to remember and the distinction in your own life, otherwise people get lost in their own fame, and it makes them unhappy.”

 
Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger

“For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.”

 
Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix

“I never think that I'm good at anything I do. I can always do it better, I know my weakness. I've never been perfect.”

 
Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf

“I just wish the crowd I was associated with was more passionate about what they were doing and less consumed with the commerce of the art form. ”

 
Guy Pearce

Guy Pearce

“I always look at films as real stories with real people in real situations. That's why I struggle with the whole notion of calling someone the 'good guy' or the 'bad guy,' because I think we all have potential to do good things and all have the potential to do bad things.”

 
Jim Sturgess

Jim Sturgess

“Actually, I feel like [the film that I’ve just seen] every time I come out of the cinema. If that film’s about being a hippie, then I’m like, "That’s it, I’m gonna grow my own vegetables.”

 
Ben Kingsley

Ben Kingsley

“All the great writers root their characters in true human behavior.”

 
Paul Bettany

Paul Bettany

“It's my theory that Lars [von Trier] tried to make [Dogville] before, but it just happened to turn into The Idiots.”

 
Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel

“I would get into fights with other bouncers when a guy was already on the floor and the other guys thought it was alright to jump up in the air and land on the guy's head.”

 
Michelle Rodriguez

Michelle Rodriguez

“I knew nothing about the independent film industry. I didn’t know much about the industry itself. All I knew was how to watch movies, how to enjoy them, how to hate them, how not to like them.”

 
Milla Jovovich

Milla Jovovich

“From now on, I approach the cinema as a business woman. I intend to be in more action movies because, apart from Angelina Jolie, no other actress stands out in this genre.”

 
Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley

“I always feel like I’m the one with everything to prove.”

 
Aaron Paul

Aaron Paul

“This business can be very dangerous to young kids coming out here with the dream. Fame changes people. How can it not? It's almost impossible not to. But I'm thirty years old, and have a grasp of who I am, but when you're seventeen, you think you know everything, but you truly are an infant, still very much learning.”

 
Will Smith

Will Smith

“It`s a whole different thing being an actor. A rapper is about being completely true to yourself. Being an actor is about changing who you are. You make yourself a different person. You become a different person. ”

 
Simon Pegg

Simon Pegg

“I think at its best the American sense of humor is the same as the British sense of humor at its best, which is to be wry and ironic and self deprecating.”

 
Meg Ryan

Meg Ryan

“A l lot of films I've done are essentially about women who are finding their voice, women who don't know themselves well. ”

 
Jeff Daniels

Jeff Daniels

“One of the more noble things the Oscars can do is pay attention to movies no one knows about. Blockbusters don't need much help.”

 
Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried

“I’ve always loved movies that have that kind of fantastical element to them.”

 
Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis

“I don't think it's true that blondes have more fun... Trust me, it is not true! ”

 
Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi

“I didn't think I'd ever be able to do movies. That was for serious actors.”

 
Sam Neill

Sam Neill

“I've worked all my life to shed myself of any character.”

 
Noomi Rapace

Noomi Rapace

“I wanted to do my [own] stunt scenes. And I wanted also to wake up some kind of aggressive side in me. I think that everybody has some kind of animal inside, and sometimes it’s good to let it out.”

 
Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson

“Acting is invigorating. But I don’t analyse it too much. It’s like a dog smelling where it’s going to do its toilet in the morning.”

 
Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver

“Some of the most intense affairs are between actors and characters. There’s a fire in the human heart and we jump into it with the same obsession as we have with our lovers.”

 
Josh Hartnett

Josh Hartnett

“Life isn't what it's like in the movies.”

 
Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

“I'm a meathead. I can't help it, man. You've got smart people and you've got dumb people.”

 
Winona Ryder

Winona Ryder

“I've always felt a need to have a life which is completely separate - at least as far as possible - from the kind of illusory lifestyle that comes with being a celebrity.”

 
Tim Roth

Tim Roth

“I have a bad time between jobs because I’m always convinced I’ll never work again. I think it may be an English thing, this fear of unemployment.”

 
Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum

“I love to be directed, It's a delight to trust somebody so completely.”

 
Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes

“As an actor, a part of you expects to be looked at. A part of you wants to be looked at. But when I’m playing a part, in my imagined world, I feel I’m not me. I may be using bits of me, but I love the sense that I’m being someone else.”

 
Adrien Brody

Adrien Brody

“When you're the one character that changes dramatically in the movie ... it better be a change for the better.”

 
Bill Murray

Bill Murray

“All of us kids ended up 'doing Mom.' There are four of us who've tried show business. Five if you insist on counting my sister the nun, who does liturgical dance.”

 
Ian Holm

Ian Holm

“I’ve always been a minimalist. It was Bogart who once said, ‘If you think the right thoughts, the camera will pick it up’. The most important thing in the face is the eyes, and if you can make the eyes talk, you’re halfway there.”

 
Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly

“I do finish reading a script and say, Why are they making it and what are they talking about? I like to try and be responsible in my choices in that way.”

 
Alain Delon

Alain Delon

“I like to be loved like I love myself.”

 
Casper Van Dien

Casper Van Dien

“I bounce off four walls, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, because I only sleep those four hours a day.”

 
Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

“With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.”

 
Cillian Murphy

Cillian Murphy

“Too many filmmakers today are trying to put their work into a box. I can't stand that! Making movies is a lot of work. Let's take some risks.”

 
Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington

“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.”

 
Bill Pullman

Bill Pullman

“There was an idea of accepting everyone; there was no sense of exclusion. ”

 
Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe

“I like villains because there's something so attractive about a committed person -- they have a plan, an ideology, no matter how twisted. They're motivated.”

 
Joe Pesci

Joe Pesci

“I couldn't get any jobs, and when that happens, you get so humble it's disgusting. I didn't feel like a man anymore -- I felt really creepy. I was bumping into walls and saying, ''Excuse me.”

 
Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning

“One of my favorite things about doing movies is that you get to do different things you'd never do in real life. ”

 
Keri Russell

Keri Russell

“Acting happened to me. If I had pursued it, I think it would have been like someone going to a bar, desperately looking for love and not finding anyone.”

 
Elizabeth Banks

Elizabeth Banks

“I'm pleased that Hollywood hasn't figured out how to pigeonhole me yet...”

 
Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck

“I'm always described as 'cocksure' or 'with a swagger,' and that bears no resemblance to who I feel like inside. I feel plagued by insecurity.”

 
Anna Kendrick

Anna Kendrick

“I just wanted to be on stage. I didn't know why. I wanted to sing and dance and perform. Why does anyone want to do anything?”

 
Jessica Alba

Jessica Alba

“My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything - even if you have no clue what you're doing.”

 
Adam Sandler

Adam Sandler

“I do love the films I've done in the past. I work hard in my movies and my friends work hard and we're trying to make people laugh and I'm very proud of that. ”

 
Hayden Christensen

Hayden Christensen

“Actors are observers. They're trying to have an understanding of human sensibility. And how do you have that accurate observation if you regard yourself as someone of great importance? When you're the one constantly being observed, because they view you as a celebrity? It's all wrong.”

 
Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson

“I look at myself as an audience member. I still love movies, and I still go and sit in the back of the big dark room with everybody else, and I want the same thrill.”

 
Kristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart

“I don’t want to make movies for kids, and I don’t want to make movies for adults either.”

 
Abbie Cornish

Abbie Cornish

“Whenever I am acting, it's everything, you know. If I'm researching a role, I'm completely consumed in that and, between action and cut, I live in this suspended time.”

 
Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake

“I think that there is a lot of musicality to acting.”

 
Liv Tyler

Liv Tyler

“There is no definition of beauty, but when you can see someone's spirit coming through, something unexplainable, that's beautiful to me. ”

 
Michelle Pfeiffer

Michelle Pfeiffer

“Somewhere along the line I made the switch and was able to look at the bight side rather than the dark side all the time. Now I look at everything I have and think how lucky I am.”

 
Jason Bateman

Jason Bateman

“I've been offered a couple of leads in some movies that really suck. I mean, you know, if they're offering me the lead, the script ain't that great. The stuff that's good, I'm a little further down the cast list.”

 
Deborah Kara Unger

Deborah Kara Unger

“I seem to get involved in many 'black worlds' but I find shades of gray. ”

 
Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage

“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.”

 
Jon Voight

Jon Voight

“You start where you can get an opportunity, you take everything that you can do to gain entrance. You do the little work and you try to find people who can teach you.”

 
Rachel Weisz

Rachel Weisz

“I find Hollywood really toxic.”

 
Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock

“I've been in enough films where the studio wanted that extra little cuteness to make it sellable. ”

 
George Clooney

George Clooney

“It's not about an opening weekend. It's about a career, building a set of films you're proud of. Period.”

 
Ed Harris

Ed Harris

“Acting is not a competition to me. One of the first things I learned about acting was, the only person you compete against is yourself. ”

 
Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

“I disagree with people who think you learn more from getting beat up than you do from winning. ”

 
Sam Rockwell

Sam Rockwell

“I just see myself as a character actor. I`d like to be a star in the same way as Gary Oldman or John Malkovich are famous, who get to do character pieces and not act like movie stars. ”

 
Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey

“I'm not someone who's led my life trying to get publicity; I'd rather do my work and go home.”

 
Amber Heard

Amber Heard

“it’s very rare to find a character that is both dynamic and a woman - and not clichéd or obvious way. You just never find it in Hollywood films – the female characters are either the girlfriend, the stepping stone character, the pretty girl next door and so on. Its hard to find a really inspiring a deep character who is allowed to be female – and also beautiful. ”

 
Aaron Eckhart

Aaron Eckhart

“A film has its own life and takes its own time. ”

 
Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

“If you have to have a job in this world, a high-priced movie star is a pretty good gig.”

 
Jesse Eisenberg

Jesse Eisenberg

“I meet people who are in movies, and the stuff that they write is terrible, but nobody tells them that because they’re famous. So I worry that my stuff might be like that, too.”

 
Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Mary Elizabeth Winstead

“I've been performing since I came out of the womb. I've been dancing and singing since I was a toddler. Acting seemed like a natural progression from that.”

 
David Strathairn

David Strathairn

“Film is our literature, so we should tell stories that are apropos of our culture, in that we can learn something about ourselves.”

 
Carey Mulligan

Carey Mulligan

“My generation tends to play it cool these days. But there is no room for cool. You have got to be irritating and desperate, and if you are not it is terribly boring.”

 
Peter Stormare

Peter Stormare

“[The Coen Brothers] have an obsession with pancakes. It's a Midwestern thing, I guess. I had never had pancakes. I grew up in Sweden, and I'm not a big fan of pancakes.”

 
Eva Mendes

Eva Mendes

“I feel I'll take on the responsibility of showing the world a whole different kind of Latin woman.”

 
Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson

“You can think of Hollywood as high school. TV actors are freshmen, comedy actors are maybe juniors, and dramatic actors - they`re the cool seniors.”

 
Peter Facinelli

Peter Facinelli

“I’ve been very fortunate to have worked with a lot of great actors. It’s like tennis; when you’re playing with someone who’s really good, it makes you raise your game.”

 
Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke

“I take pleasure in the little things. Double cheeseburgers, those are good, the sky ten minutes before it rains, the moment your laugh turns into a cackle. ”

 
Ashley Judd

Ashley Judd

“Oh sure, I can do that, no problem. Gain 30 pounds, sing a song, ride a horse, jump off a building, no worries.”

 
Ray Liotta

Ray Liotta

“I think people like watching edgy things. ”

 
Al Pacino

Al Pacino

“The actor becomes an emotional athlete. The process is painful -- my personal life suffers. ”

 
Colin Farrell

Colin Farrell

“Being Irish is very much a part of who I am. I take it everywhere with me.”

 
Bryce Dallas Howard

Bryce Dallas Howard

“I've always had the perspective that roles come into my life when I need them most and sort of teach me lessons. The same can be true of films, films are released into society to aid in a lesson, inspire people, comfort people.”

 
Kurt Russell

Kurt Russell

“Acting was something that just came along. But I made good money, so it wasn't something I was just going to put aside and pretend it didn't exist.”

 
Rosanna Arquette

Rosanna Arquette

“I'm a wreck. I get hurt very easily. I don't have a tough shell. I'm so insecure - it's pretty stupid for me to be in this business, isn't it?”

 
John Cusack

John Cusack

“Art is spiritual.”

 
Rob Schneider

Rob Schneider

“The real reason I decided on show business was to avoid a day job.”

 
Maria Bello

Maria Bello

“So many actors say you have to find something you like in each character. I’ve never bought that. I think there are people in the world who are plain mean. Not many, but some.”

 
Reese Witherspoon

Reese Witherspoon

“It's fun to do a comedy and hook people in and then hoodwink them into watching a serious movie. I like to lead in with the comedy and then hit them over the head with a drama.”

 
Chris Pine

Chris Pine

“I like those darker, guys-with-many-colors sort of roles.”

 
Sally Hawkins

Sally Hawkins

“I like to do very different roles. I’m not recognised in the street, and I wouldn’t like to be. I like to take on a different face, learn from that character and move on to another one.”

 
January Jones

January Jones

“I choose roles that are not me.”

 
Naomi Watts

Naomi Watts

“Pain is such an important thing in life. I think that as an artist you have to experience suffering. ”

 
Edward Furlong

Edward Furlong

“It's really hard to find good movies, and that's pretty much what I try to find, good movies.”

 
Diane Lane

Diane Lane

“I'm fascinated by how Hollywood has changed since I started. Today it's about immediate delivery. There's less risk and less art.”

 
Casey Affleck

Casey Affleck

“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.”

 
Monica Bellucci

Monica Bellucci

“An actor works with their soul and their thought.”

 
Emily Blunt

Emily Blunt

“You feel very much like a puppet, but it had been what I was accustomed to - so you just get on with it and try to find something that rings true.”

 
Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman

“I think each role takes a little from you and circles around you for the rest of your life. I don’t think you ever abandon any of them.”

 
Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller

“... I don't want to be seen as some little girl. I'm quite tough and proud.”

 
Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling

“I just have my own taste, and I just try and stick with that. I'm just trying to play as many characters as I can for as long as I have an opportunity to.”

 
Marisa Tomei

Marisa Tomei

“I am really not of the school of naturalism. I like style, and you can use more style in theater than in film roles. I love to sink my teeth into a part.”

 
Paul Giamatti

Paul Giamatti

“I`ve got to be the geekiest guy in the world in a lot of ways. I`m like a zeta male.”

 
Ewan McGregor

Ewan McGregor

“I'm not a guy who takes films for strong political messages. ”

 
Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan

“Acting allows me to explore new worlds, to discover characters by delving into their lives, and ultimately to become someone else entirely. ”

 
Eva Green

Eva Green

“I am a dreamer. Seriously, I'm living on another planet.”

 
Andy Garcia

Andy Garcia

“I’m not the type of person who goes through all this effort for a movie, and then doesn’t care if anybody sees it. I want them to see it, and I want them to see it on the big screen.”

 
Hilary Swank

Hilary Swank

“My most annoying question is `Hilary, are you ever going to play a pretty girl?`”

 
Anthony Mackie

Anthony Mackie

“The roles that rappers are taking-they're not roles that matter. You're not going to do the Marvin Gaye Story and cast 50 Cent. You're not going to do the Martin Luther King movie and cast Usher. We expect trash and that's why we get trash. And we appreciate trash. We bootleg trash.”

 
Eli Wallach

Eli Wallach

“Everyone thinks acting is easy. It's far from easy, but it's the most gratifying thing I do. ”

 
Lee Van Cleef

Lee Van Cleef

“Being born with a pair of beady eyes was the best thing that ever happened to me.”

 
James Cromwell

James Cromwell

“But if you really want to learn about life, get a cat. The way I think people should relate to animals is with a cat. Because the world is his.”