Edward James Olmos
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Edward James Olmos
There is no way that we know what is going on between the African American and the Asian American. We don’t understand what an Indigenous…
‘Stand and Deliver’ has been the most successful thing I have done in my life. So many people have seen it. There was really no…
I’ve been in the director’s chair for ‘Battlestar Galactica’ since its first season. I directed the only comedy that’s ever been done in Galactica history.
Basically, I think that there are some characters that you can just allow the truth of your character as a human being in your real…
And, granted, for a long time, the European has been dominant in certain parts of this Western Hemisphere, but by the end of the 21st…
Had I done the movies that were offered to me in my prime, at the height of my career, I would have been alongside the…
Yeah, the New York Times is very intellectual and very, very prestigious, but it doesn’t reach the market that People magazine does.
Sometimes you gotta do things that you don’t really want to do. But you don’t do them for money.
I love to drive. It’s one of the most pleasurable things to me.
When you’re asked to fly a 747 you better at least be able to fly a Piper cub.
You know, Hillary Clinton gives of herself. Princess Diana gave of herself. But they are not saints.
I’m here to make sense.
Our inability to relate to one another is very, very, very important. When we don’t have it, we get situations like Bosnia.
I’m always pleased when people respond to the work.
I think in Vice and American Me I played very silent, rigid characters and people remember them.
And I’ve been acting for 39 years, so I define characters differently than I did in say Miami Vice.
There are nuclear weapons in China, Iran, Korea and Pakistan. It wouldn’t take much to send a couple of warheads off on this planet somewhere…
I don’t support violence, period.
At the rate we’re going, the 21st century looks pretty clear. It’s going to be pretty violent.
Because people of color will definitely, definitely become the power base in the Western Hemisphere.
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