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Total Quotes : 9
Note Arrested

After 'Arrested Development,' I didn't know for sure if I wanted to be an actor. I was hitting this wall, where I was the 'ethnic best friend' or the 'sassy teenager.' It felt like the same note, and I didn't feel like I was growing.

- Alia Shawkat

Play Kind

I usually play grounded, has-their-head-on-straight kind of sassy girls.

- Alia Shawkat

Friend Cast

I'm usually cast as the sassy, brassy best friend.

- Annie Parisse

Some Paradigm

There's so much material out there that's unnecessarily racist. It takes a shot at what is 'urban' or demonstrates blackness with some sassy, neck-jiving character that's not even relevant to the plot. I see it time and time again, and it doesn't move the story forward. It just kind of cryogenically freezes us in this old racial paradigm.

- Jesse Williams

Know Like

I don't know, I like the word sassy.

- Kat Dennings

Negative Mouth

Just because I'm sassy and have a mouth on me doesn't mean I'm coming from a negative place.

- Kesha

Course Very

Of course I'm very sassy.

- Laurie Hernandez

Woman Play

There are expectations in how you play your character as a black woman, to be sassy and the same kind of feel, as if there are no quirky black women. I struggle with those things constantly, trying to add dimension to my work, and that's the goal, too.

- Nicole Beharie

Even Though

I'm sassy, even though I hate that word! I'm sensitive and cry real easily.

- Xosha Roquemore