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What is a struggle is that acting isn’t a place where you go to work and you do that thing. There aren’t set boundaries, like…
There were definitely dark nights when you’re like, ‘Maybe joining the military wasn’t such a good idea.’ But, in a way, it was the best…
My only close-to-game-plan is to follow good writing. If the writing is in TV or if it’s in theater or in film, that’s it. It…
Just the service aspect of running a nonprofit is so gratifying because it takes the attention off yourself. I’m not an acting monk or anything.…
Just having the internet is a weird and dangerous thing because people become accustomed to knowing things when they want to know them and not…
I’m constantly thinking about the role, and there’s an infinite amount of questions you can ask yourself about a character to the point that it’s…
I was living in a small town in Indiana working as a telemarketer and a vacuum salesman. I was really bad: the vacuums seemed to…
I did plays in high school, but I was convinced you couldn’t make a living doing it. You don’t have a lot of options in…
I auditioned in Chicago for Juilliard and didn’t get in. I was basically living in a back room of my parents’ house, paying rent and…
By the time I got into Juilliard, I was working at a Target distribution warehouse. It didn’t make anything, it just shipped things, and my…
Acting, believe it or not, can get very self-involved! I feel fortunate to have been able to work on things with people who have a…
Juilliard definitely emphasizes the theater. They don’t train – at all really – for film acting. It’s mostly process-oriented, pretty much for the stage.
The Marine Corps is some of the best acting training you could have. Having that responsibility for people’s lives, suddenly time becomes a really valuable…
If I’m not doing something or working on something, I literally just sit in the room and think, which I don’t think is productive. I…
I actually run a non-profit where one of the main objectives is to branch out and get a new audience for the theater. Just because…
You have to be forward-moving and able to balance a lot of things at the same time. I attribute a lot of that to the…
Through theater and acting school, I found a way to articulate myself.
There’s such an emphasis on having a character be likable. I don’t think it would be helpful if I worried about that. I mean, not…
September 11 happened, and all my friends were like, ‘Let’s join the military!’ and I was the only one who actually did.
I have a control problem. I hate the feeling of not being in control.
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