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There were no examples of girls like myself becoming successful actresses. To be an actress in England was a serious, upper-middle class girl’s profession. I…
The working classes in England were always sentimental, and the Irish and Scots and Welsh. The upper-class English are the stiff-upper-lipped ones. And the middle…
I grew up with Jilly and Tamsin driving Volvos. But I wasn’t one of them… I always felt more comfortable with Cockney and working-class people.…
The show I did in England catered to a broad range of people. I like that. I don’t want nouveau cult status, though I know…
I like being the odd one out in L.A. Because if you conform, you become something you hate. I love being the odd one out.…
You become so encapsulated in this world of being a star. People listen to what you say, you have this voice, it becomes unreal and…
Work is important to me. I want to do things for principle, not just for the sake of doing them.
It’s the poignancy and sadness in things that gets to me.
There’s nothing I won’t attempt.
I’ve always gotten a positive reaction to doing African-American characters.
I’ve always had to create my own markets and I’ve always been at a juncture in my career.
I’m usually put off by performers when they get political.
I’m not a film snob.
I’m sick of environmentalism.
I’m not a crazy, party-going sort of person.
I’m as famous as I want to be.
An M.P. once suggested I be put in the Tower of London for saying derogatory things about the royals. There’s no First Amendment in my…
I wish I could believe that one person could make a difference.
My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors.
I never worked with a dialogue coach before, but I’d hate it if an American did a British accent and didn’t do it well. It…
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