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When it comes to boys and her weight, I think Ellenor is much more conservative than I am, and she has not had the dialogue…
The character I play is a wonderful compilation of things I hate about myself and things I love about myself and things that I’ve invented…
People in this country haven’t stopped hating fat people, but they’ve become more kind to me, since in our culture, even though we hate our…
On The Practice, I get to do what I love to do, and I am making a contribution that will, in the end, help raise…
It’s important to me that I look good on television because, let’s face it, I’m single, and you want somebody to watch the show and…
In my fantasies, I always wanted to play the ingenue, but in reality, in my bones, I am so used to playing the grandmother that…
I think Ellenor is embarrassed and ashamed and has devoted all of her energy to the law and to helping other people get justice because…
I learned how to sign because when I was growing up in California in order to get into college you needed two semesters of language…
Both of my parents are professors and everyone in my family has some fabulous degree of something or another and I couldn’t get into college…
Nobody else knew what to do with me because big women are old.
It never occurred to me that I’d be on a television show or in feature films but when those came into play my dreams changed…
My parents have always been offended by my weight, embarrassed maybe. It didn’t fit with their sensibilities.
I’ve always thought of fat as just a descriptive word.
I don’t even like to be naked in front of myself!
For a long time, I really struggled with the idea of being an actor because I really felt that I should be in the Peace…
I was scared, because I knew that in the political arena, you have to satisfy so many different types of people at once, and I…
Waiting, waiting, waiting. All my life, I’ve been waiting for my life to begin, as if somehow my life was ahead of me, and that…
Parents know how to push your buttons because, hey, they sewed them on.
Almost everything I do is related to being fat.
I have lived my life in a culture that hates fat people.
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