Find the best quotes by Michael Imperioli.
To be at acting school, it was kind of the first time you felt the freedom to be as much of yourself as you wanted.…
There’s too many actors in LA. I mean, I’ll go out there from time to time, but I always find it pretty soul-destroying. I don’t…
Not to toot our own horn, but when ‘The Sopranos’ was on, it was as good as any movie that was coming out in the…
I played guitar in a band from when I was about 20 for three years. Then I sang a little. Then I started getting really…
Detroit is a city that really stands out. It’s been through a very difficult time. There’s been a lot of pain here, and the city,…
Back 20 years ago, there was a division between movie actors and TV actors. That’s kind of gone away. People who have had a lot…
I’ve been working professionally as an actor since I was 20. That’s going to be 25 years soon. So, that’s a veteran. That’s a big-time…
In Britain you’re more used to challenging drama. In America, TV is just boring, and numbing, and bloody terrible.
I do smoke in real life. A lot. We’re all smoking right now in fact.
But James Gandolfini and Edie Falco, they did such great work, especially in the last show.
John Ventimiglia, who was on ‘The Sopranos,’ was in my first acting class and we have been friends since that time. Alec Baldwin was in…
I’ve played some gangster roles, but that’s obviously not me. When you’re an Italian-American New York actor, it’s just an easy way to get cast.
‘Detroit 1-8-7’ – the numbers are police slang for murder – is filmed in that blue-collar Michigan city, providing a flavor of authenticity. Detroit offers…
My family is my life, and everything else comes second as far as what’s important to me.
I’d go for parts that didn’t pay a dime, and there would be 300 to 400 actors there. It could be very discouraging. To make…
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