Find the best quotes by Laura Carmichael.
Playing a plainer role means everything is dependent on the credentials of the actor, not the fact that they are as pretty as Julia Roberts.…
My history teacher was utterly terrifying, but her lessons were very inspiring. She got me interested in people and stories, which then led me to…
I’ve been really lucky because I’ve managed to become wonderful friends with a handful of very talented British designers. Christopher Kane has become one of…
I did all sorts of jobs after drama school – working in a bar, as a teaching assistant. I probably learned as much from them…
You have to have sympathy for and an empathy with a character in order to play them.
When I’m in a tricky situation I often think: ‘What would Beyonce do?’ It helps.
We all have hierarchies at work – even on set, the runner would never walk up to the director and ask for a cup of…
There’s something about wearing clothes that your great-grandmother might have thought were nice that makes you look older.
The Twenties have this sort of attitude where you never know what’s around the corner.
There is no way I’d have wanted to live in the Twenties. It was really crap for women.
Sometimes we do things that are really awful.
It’s beneficial to play against your type; to be chameleon-like.
No one goes through life thinking that they’re the best friend of the lead character.
In a way, it’s good not to be recognised as much off screen.
In the U.K., there is a sort of obsession with class.
If I’m tweeting about being somewhere, and I haven’t replied to somebody’s email from three days ago, that’s quite rude.
I’m rubbish at Twitter.
I’ve not sat with my agent going: ‘Where is the next hopeless girl I can play?’ They just come along.
I’m not recognised much at all.
I’m from Southampton.
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