Jesse Tyler Ferguson
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Jesse Tyler Ferguson
When you’re on TV, you’re looking at a half-page of material, trying to memorize it really quickly. By the time it’s on TV, I’ve already…
Something I didn’t even know was on my bucket list has been achieved. I have cooked Thanksgiving dinner with Martha Stewart. I vow to follow…
The people I idolized I saw once a year on the Tony Awards. I would buy the cassette tapes of the various Broadway shows and…
Me being a shy kid, very closed off, showing vulnerability in a character was sort of a safe space on stage. It’s always been in…
I wanted to be an actor because I wanted to be onstage. I wanted to do musical theater, and from that I realized I was…
I still feel like a novice when it comes to classical theater, but I don’t ever want to become comfortable with anything. The greatest creativity…
I have lots of Scottish blood and know that my family name is Scottish. At my home in the States I have a tartan crest…
I don’t like improv at all. It terrifies me. I like to know exactly what I’m going to say. Being surprised does make me a…
I don’t have that kind of voice, the big baritone or rousing tenor sound. My wheelhouse was in the frothier pieces. So my appreciation for…
I think if I produced a show I would not want to be part of that production. That’s not… I’m not… I mean, I couldn’t…
I love TV now, and ‘Modern Family,’ but what draws me back to theater is that initial instinct of wanting to be a theater actor.…
At my first Golden Globes, I met people I was very much enamored by: Julianne Moore, Meryl Streep, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. It was…
Well, certainly at the Golden Globes, during every commercial break everyone gets up and schmoozes with each other.
The definition of marriage cannot be disputed. It’s right there in black and white and it’s been the same since the start of Wikipedia.
If I had a reality show, it would probably be called ‘Keeping Fit with Jesse Tyler Ferguson’ because then I’d be forced to hit the…
I get great joy from creating the perfect Norman Rockwell holiday. This is why I think I might be Martha Stewart’s brother from another mother.
I did my New York debut at 21. It was ‘On the Town’ at the George Gershwin Theatre. New York is my artistic home.
Growing up, I was a very shy kid but I felt that being on stage or playing another character would somehow open me up. And…
All my roots are Broadway. I got my Equity Card doing a Broadway show, and my first love is theater.
As an actor, you just want to work, and then you just want to be on a show or have a job that you love,…
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