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No matter what you do, your person comes through. You can’t completely change yourself on the screen. I had in mind someone colder and more…
I was trying to be very at ease in this arrogant person, and very worldly, but something human came into the part. I hate to…
I know a lot of Americans in Paris who have married Frenchmen. They keep bringing up their experience, the clash of civilizations, the clash of…
We were all ruled by the studio system. I signed a contract for seven years.
You have actresses like Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, who have roles specially written for them.
There were many good actresses in my time like Jane Powell and Debbie Reynolds, but I was the only dancer.
It’s the first film that I made where the director was not present under the camera, and it threw me.
I went to the Tokyo Film Festival in Japan because I love Japanese cinema.
I toured the Middle Eastern countries with the ballet.
I went to Kerala in India, to learn Ayurveda, which was fantastic.
I had two children. I had a nanny to manage my kids.
I longed to break out of the system and do different roles.
I got as little as a $75 a week when I started.
I seemed to belong to three countries: I had an apartment in Paris, a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter…
I hate biographies which say, I was called to such and such an office, and he offered me so and so, and I got so…
When I did small films like Lily and Buenos Vista, everyone thought my career would be ruined.
It’s very difficult to marry into another civilization.
The studio system collapsed only when Elizabeth Taylor charged $1 million for Cleopatra.
I regret not doing a film that I was offered with Clark Gable because the script was not good enough.
The most important thing is to remain active and to love what you are doing.
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