Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 672
Always Wanted

I'd always wanted to be an actress or a model or a singer.

- Abbey Clancy

Hollywood Pretty

I'm pretty unusual for an actress in Hollywood because I am totally unselfconscious about my body.

- Abbie Cornish

Love Think

I'd love to work with Michelle Williams. I think that she's incredible. She's such a great actress and I love her.

- Abigail Breslin


I'm a working actress.

- Adriane Lenox

Doing Big

Just to be working again as an actress and possibly doing TV would just be great. It's not about how big the role is.

- Aileen Quinn

Process Student

I'm a student. I want to do better, and I want directors who can find the actress in me and be my teachers. I'm interested in the whole process of editing, post-production and direction.

- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Test Like

To be an actress and act crazy is really fun for me, to be able to be acting like you'd never be able to act in your real life and scream and freak out. It's an interesting test for an actor.

- Alexandra Daddario

Green Very

I got a dog. I take him on hikes, and I go to yoga all the time and drink green juice - very cliche actress.

- Alexandra Daddario

Going Dependency

As an actress, you never know when you're going to work again - and there's so much dependency on working.

- Alia Shawkat

Mother She

My mother is an actress, and she used to drag me from theater to theater and reading to reading.

- Alicia Keys

Spirit Am

I grew up around the theatre. My mother is an actress. I would fall asleep on tons of theatre chairs. It's in my blood; it's in my spirit and my fabric of who I am.

- Alicia Keys

Think Your

People think, 'Wow, you're an actress, so people must be really nice to you and kiss your ass.' NOBODY kisses my ass.

- Alicia Silverstone

Never Always

I knew that I wanted to be a film actress and I never watched TV. I was always too busy.

- Alicia Silverstone

Mind Phenomenally

Sally Field looks amazing in general, never mind her age! She's a phenomenally talented actress and has had a career spanning so many decades.

- Alison Sweeney

Been Auditions

I've been working as an actress and sort of struggling along for ten years, so I've been on a million auditions for a million things I haven't booked.

- Allison Tolman

Desire Star

I have the desire to work as an actress, but I have no ambition to be a star.

- Ally Sheedy

Love Them

When you're playing a character, as an actor or actress, you can't judge them for what they do. You really have to find what is in them that you have compassion for and fall in love with that character, regardless of what they do or how they behave.

- Alyssa Sutherland

Move Became

I became an actress to provoke people and move people and to tell the stories.

- Alyssa Sutherland

Always Wanted

No, I always wanted to be an actress.

- Amanda Burton


I don't like being compared to anyone or being in a class with someone. I'm a teen actress and therefore I'm competing against Hilary Duff. We're different people like everyone else.

- Amanda Bynes

Love Doing

Being an actress isn't as fun as it may seem. If I don't love something, I stop doing it. I don't love acting anymore, so I've stopped doing it.

- Amanda Bynes

Doing Factory

I never wanted to be a model. I never wanted to be a serious actress. I started off doing comedy. I did a stand-up comedy camp at the Laugh Factory, and I started out on Nickelodeon.

- Amanda Bynes

Big Mega

I had no idea 'L.A. Law' would be so mega. I knew it was a big show, but I was just one actress in a group of many good, award-winning actresses.

- Amanda Donohoe

Qualified Very

In high school ethics, they went around and asked what everyone thought their classmates were qualified to do. For me, everyone said actress. But to me it was very much 'if it happens, it happens.'

- Amanda Schull

Desire Admitted

I enjoyed acting growing up; I did musical theater. I had a secret desire to be a television and movie actress, but it wasn't something I admitted to myself that I wanted to do, I guess.

- Amanda Schull

Think I Think

I think the era of the diva actress is coming to an end.

- Amanda Seyfried

Some I Remember

I remember when I first started in the business, I lost a lot of friends. Some were jealous, some were annoyed at the fact that I was an actress.

- Amber Tamblyn

Becoming Honestly

Honestly, I am not trying to discourage anyone from becoming an actress, but if you want to become one be prepared to face everything that comes - along with it.

- Amber Tamblyn

Big Daddy

Believe me, it's not easy being an actress and a producer, especially with no big daddy to support you.

- Amisha Patel

Always Like

As an actress people always tease me like: if there's anything you can do to make yourself unattractive you will do it.

- Amy Adams

Reasons Blanks

My job as an actress is to make things work and come up with reasons of my own and not just fill in the blanks for anybody else, you know what I mean?

- Amy Adams

Made Before

Being an actress hasn't made me insecure. I was insecure long before I declared I was an actress.

- Amy Adams

Need Kind

I'm not the kind of actress who asks a lot of questions of my directors unless it's something I really need to know.

- Amy Adams

Think Always

The negativity will always be there. I think that's for any actress or actor. But I think you've got to take it with a pinch of salt.

- Amy Jackson

Very Before

As an actress, I am very happy with 'Singh Is Bliing' because that was totally different from what I have done before.

- Amy Jackson

Play Mindset

For me, as an actress, you are playing a character, and to play that character, you have to get into that mindset.

- Amy Jackson

Music Making

Right now the music is more of a hobby since I'm making a good living as an actress.

- Amy Jo Johnson

Actor Tells

Any actor or actress that tells you that they don't watch their stuff is lying.

- Amy Poehler

College Angeles

I don't have any regrets. When I quit college and moved to Los Angeles to become an actress, it was so that I would not look back and have any regrets.

- Amy Weber

Comedy Give

Why did God have to make Mo'Nique a good actress? What was God thinking when he decided to give Mo'Nique acting chops. Now we have to endure Mo'Nique comedy specials.

- Andy Kindler

Talent Career

I really believe that what I do as an actress is my God-given talent. This is my calling, not my career.

- Angela Bassett

Think I Think

I think of myself as a journeyman actress. I will attempt almost anything that I think that I can bring off. It could be almost anything.

- Angela Lansbury

Amazing Think

I think Gina Rowlands is an amazing actress.

- Angela Sarafyan

Became Took

I became an actress because my mom wanted me to become an actress. It took me until my mid-30s to realize I actually didn't. I actually wanted to write and direct and be more involved in politics and humanitarian issues.

- Angelina Jolie

Funny Frank

My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra.

- Angie Dickinson

Run Enough

My biggest ambition is never to be bored. I'm not aggressive enough to strongly run after being an actress.

- Anjelica Huston

Think I Think

I mean, I think that - as an actress, in particular, I'm basically a fool, and I see the world upside down.

- Anna Deavere Smith

My Life Play

I play a character every day of my life, and I don't want to play a character as myself. They can judge me as an actress, not as a person. I'm not a spokeswoman for Anna.

- Anna Friel

Other Making

I look at being an actress as being like a mummy: You're bandaged up and preserved as soon as you start making other people money.

- Anna Friel

Difference Sally

There's a difference between being an actress who can sing and being a Sally Song-and-Dance.

- Anna Kendrick

Childhood Through

As an actress, you're perpetually about to be unemployed. That fear - when you have two parents who worked 9-to-5 jobs and went through periods of being unemployed - is real. Those were not welcome times in my childhood.

- Anna Kendrick

Being Rough

I'm forever being told that I'm an odd-looking actress, so it's great playing parts where there's no vanity. You just look as rough as you possibly can!

- Anna Maxwell Martin

Model Wanted

I wanted to become a model and an actress.

- Anna Nicole Smith

Bad Going

I just know I'm going to be an actress. I want it so bad.

- Anna Nicole Smith

Character Part

A part of being an actress that is sort of frustrating is that the writers get to tell you about your character.

- Annabeth Gish

Star Aspiring

'Dial Star' is about an aspiring actress who finds the cell phone of AnnaLynne McCord and impersonates her.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Wanted Old

I knew I wanted to be an actress when I was 9 years old.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Imagine Always

I always wanted to be an actress. I couldn't imagine being anything else.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Love TV

I don't want my dad to say, 'My daughter is an actress on a TV show.' I want him to say, 'My daughter cares about people.' I would love to know that I'm a role model in Hollywood.

- AnnaLynne McCord

Doing Tried

When I was a teenager, I would have tried anything that an actress I liked was doing to get thin.

- Anne Hathaway

Voice Small

Body language is essential for an actress, even if you don't use your body in an athletic way. Just to be free, to use it like your voice. A body can be small and have incredible violence. A body talks.

- Anne Parillaud

Career Role

I had never even thought I'd be an actress - I was supposed to be a lawyer. But the motivation is the same: when you act, you defend a role; you have to be convincing. It's the same career.

- Anne Parillaud

Some Roles

There are some roles you just don't say 'no' to. Those compass points: you get them so rarely as an actress.

- Anne-Marie Duff

Love Became

When I first became an actress, I expected to do regional and classical theater; I just love the whole creative process.

- Annie Parisse

Thought Rather

Being a rather second-rate actress, I finally thought, 'I'd rather be a designer.' I knew I could make things look good.

- Anouska Hempel

Going Could

Why, when I was a child, I didn't say, as most children do, that I was going to become an actress. I felt that I was an actress and no one could have convinced me that I wasn't!

- Antoinette Perry

Wanting Misfits

I've felt the pressure of wanting to be known as a young actress rather than just Alisha from 'Misfits'.

- Antonia Thomas

Love Period

I'd love to be in a period drama - that's my obsession. But being a mixed-race actress, there aren't so many roles you're right for.

- Antonia Thomas

Process Think

I think it is a wonderful process of transformation from an actress to a producer.

- Anushka Sharma

Always Like

I always wanted to be a model, never an actress. I would see children in ads and stuff and wanted to be like them.

- Anushka Sharma

Change Challenge

One actress can't challenge or change anything.

- Anushka Sharma

Interesting Going

Everything that I am going to do as an actress doesn't matter where it's coming from. It just has to be interesting.

- Anushka Sharma

Why Reason

'Jab We Met' is the reason why I have become an actress.

- Anushka Sharma

Never Meant

I never meant to be an actress.

- Anushka Shetty

Amazing She

I got to work with Jennifer Tilly, she was amazing. Such, such a smart actress.

- April Bowlby

I Remember Betty

I remember liking Betty White a lot. It was one of those things as a little child actress, you get inspired by experienced actresses and actresses that reach out to you.

- Ariana Richards

Kind Right Reasons

I want to be the kind of actress where, if I'm in the press, I'm in for the right reasons - for my work. To be in the press about family drama is kind of embarrassing.

- Ariel Winter

Always Famous

I just wanted to be an actress. It never occurred to me that I could become famous, because I'm not one of those people who's automatically going to be the lead. I always saw myself as the mate.

- Ashley Jensen

Tend Unless

I tend to be a lazy actress, unless I'm pushed.

- Asia Argento

Lovely Claire

Claire Danes is lovely and a really great actress.

- Charlie Cox

Been Mum

My dad was an actor and a writer; my mum was a drama teacher. My grandma was an actress. My aunt is an actress. My granddad was a cameraman. They would've been surprised if I wanted to be a dentist or something like that.

- Charlie Rowe

New Some

I'd like to break some new ground, maybe in TV presenting, rather than just be an actress.

- Cherie Lunghi

Woman Play

I have the insecurities of any actress, I suppose of any woman. Even the most beautiful ones feel unhappy. Look at Bardot: she was suicidal. But I like to play with the camera. I like to ham it up.

- Chloe Sevigny

Always Plays

I had always wanted to be an actress. I went to summer theater camp from kindergarten on up until high school, and always had the leads in all the plays - even though they were at the YMCA - but it was something I always wanted to do.

- Chloe Sevigny

Studios Dad

My grandmother was an actress too. In the thirties and forties she was under contract with Universal Studios. Crazy credits, lots of them. My dad was also under contract with Universal Studios. And my first film was shot on the same stage they both worked on at Universal.

- Chris Pine

Mom Surrounded

My nana was an actress, my mom was an actress, and my sister, too. So because I was surrounded by it, it really came naturally.

- Chris Pine

Think Other

Being a mother, singer and actress is a definite juggling act, but I don't think I would be comfortable any other way.

- Christina Aguilera

Love Always

I have always been a multitasker when it comes to my career; I've been an actress, a singer and everything because I love to do what I do.

- Christina Milian

Kind Trying

I'm merely trying to be something akin to a nice, kind, good actress.

- Christina Ricci

Doing Turned

It was considered that you were stepping down by doing television. I almost turned Cybill down because I so wanted to remain a theater actress.

- Christine Baranski

My Life Great Time

It's a great time to be an actress at this point in my life.

- Christine Baranski

I Am Period

I am an actress and acting is my passion... period!

- Christine Lahti

College Very

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 my career and that was respect. I didn't want money. I didn't care about fame.

- Christine Lahti

Career Period

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 an actress... period.

- Christine Lahti

Never Been

If I had made it in cheerleading, I would have never been an actress.

- Christine Taylor

Career Address

In my early years, there were a number of experiences that made me decide I could not afford the luxury of just being an actress. There were a number of issues I wanted to address. And I wanted to use my career as a platform.

- Cicely Tyson

Want Go

I don't enjoy the life of an actress, but I don't want to go into that.

- Claire Bloom

Security Place

Security has no place in the life of an actress.

- Claire Bloom

My Life Rest

I don't know if I see myself as an actress for the rest of my life.

- Clemence Poesy

Mother How

Before I did 'How I Met Your Mother,' I was not considered a comedic actress.

- Cobie Smulders