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You jot down ideas, memories, whatever, concerning your real life that somehow parallels the character you’re playing, and you incorporate that in your scene work.
As a rule it usually takes three or four readings for me to be interested in a script, and if I’m interested I’ll read it…
Well, all I can say is thank goodness I had 15 years of theater before ever I did film roles. You build technique that you…
I’m thrilled with my body of work.
I suspect that a lot of studio executives still think of me as ‘what’s-his-name’.
I like a very dry wit, not the big kind of humor like Robin Williams. I don’t think I’m capable of that.
Frankly, my politics are pretty left of left.
When I feel like I’m doing my best work, there is a bit of a freedom, a bit of flight that you’re not so much…
I’ve been around horses, but I certainly wouldn’t call myself a horseman by any means. It’s a combination of being very aware of them, and…
I’ve got research, I have my own life experience I can apply, and I have my imagination.
I had a couple come in with a negative amortization mortgage on a house that costs way too much relative to their income. They’re consuming…
I don’t want to go bald, I don’t know what’s coming up next.
You look at a herd of cattle and well, they all look the same… but they know. They all have an individual personality, and those…
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