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The crossover wasn’t happening. TV actors were TV actors, and film and stage actors were a whole different thing. And now there’s just a lot…
Sure I faced the troubles and challenges that most actors and actresses face until they get noticed, but I was always confident of myself and…
I wanted to be an actress. In college I was a serious feminist and very political. I was determined to get one thing out of…
When I’m not working, my time is really about my children.
And that’s why I chose on purpose not to have a death scene. We’ve seen them in a million movies and it’s too much like…
When I was first starting out, if you were acting on television, it was a real stigma.
It was not really a career choice that I had to make. It was something I knew right from the beginning. I had to be…
Television really does offer still great parts for women, cable in particular.
I would take up any small job on the sets, just so that I could hang around with the hope of getting noticed.
I most often land up taking up the roles that I most detest.
I loved the stage and then grew to love the camera.
I like to take up something that is challenging. I like to stretch myself.
I demanded two weeks of rehearsal because to me as an actor, that’s the most important time.
I am an actress and acting is my passion… period!
After doing so many different roles, if you don’t stretch yourself, there’s no excitement left.
Theatre is more exciting in the sense that you can actually see the audience in the eye. You know there are no takes and retakes.…
Its only when you are a great actor and are recognised for your good work that you become famous. Unless you are in the news…
I was a fighter and very determined. There was no way I was going to back out without winning.
I’m more proud of quitting smoking than of anything else I’ve done in my life, including winning an Oscar.
I think all industries are sexist in nature and I don’t think the film industry is any different.
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