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You respect all of these people that you know in the business as actors. And they sort of turn around and say, we really like…
The neck is kind of what’s sexy in Japan, so you have to have the kimono a little bit back. It was just a whole…
Since we didn’t use guns, we wanted to make sure we could earn the ability to win the audience over by making it believable. A…
People use location as a language in films, and Quentin uses action as a language in his films. There’s really not a lot of violence.…
Being Asian in this business is something you have to consider, because sometimes people aren’t as open. They’ll say, I can’t see you with a…
Women like to watch women fight because it makes them feel sort of empowered physically and mentally. They feel kind of jazzed and excited by…
They were concerned about the racial issue. They thought it was not a safe issue to go Asian, unfortunately.
Nobody really tells me what’s going on, and I find out via the trades myself.
It’s like kill or be killed, that’s my thing basically.
Japanimation is a whole different art form.
I’ve never really thought about competing with cartoons. If it ever gets to that point, then just shoot me.
If you see the Sopranos, you’re not going to be speaking in the Shakespearean English.
I’ve definitely become much more aware of physical stunts.
I try to distinguish my characters from each other.
Men, when they fight in movies, it’s a very different style. Harrison Ford was so cool when he had the whip, and Bruce Lee was…
You have to look out for becoming trapped in a place where people want to see you all the time doing one thing.
Once you embody the language, the character comes really naturally, especially when you put the costume on.
When you work with chains or any kind of weapons, or just when you’re using hand-to-hand combat, you are going to get hurt.
It’s so much fun playing Ling, but I have this fear that people are going to run away from me in terror on the streets.…
Working on the Samurai sword is very different because your body position has to be very still. It’s a much quieter was of fighting.
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