"Literature has always been the greatest fuel for my imagination." - Carrie Coon
"I guess the truth is, for me, no matter what recognition I get, I think I am always going to question myself." - Brie Larson
"The system has changed now, there are more varied roles, partly because there’s so much more television and so much less theatre." - Jim Broadbent
"You’re a film actor, you’re a TV actor. To me, you’re an actor. Just act." - Stanley Tucci
"Generally, every morning, I have to start from scratch." - Bill Nighy on Being an Actor
"All I say is that if you HAVE to act, then you HAVE to make it happen." - David Harbour
Ewan McGregor on Playing Two Roles on ‘Fargo’: “The challenging part is making sure they’re both unique people”
"I felt like I understood them from the writing and I don't make the job very complicated for myself as an actor." - Ewan McGregor...
‘SNL’ Cast Member Sasheer Zamata on Creating a Career in Comedy: “I just followed the things I was really interested in”
"I thought I was going to do theater and Broadway and stuff. But I kept going to see UCB shows and was such a fan...
In this short video posted on The Atlantic, Carlson talks about his years working to try and get his clients wor
"I never expected to be as fortunate as I’ve been and I’ve been able to play all kinds of roles." - Bill Nighy
Charlie Hunnam on How Shooting ‘The Lost City of Z’ on Location Made it Easier to Get into Character
Hunnam also talks about working with Robert Pattinson and how his dreams of becoming a filmmaker shifted into his acting career.
Oyelowo explains how he approached a key scene where he had to give a speech defending his character to his people.
"I see some people that have talent and something to offer but they get in their own fucking way sometimes." - Michael Shannon
Bobby Cannavale on the Physical Challenge of ‘The Hairy Ape’ and the Advice Bruce Springsteen Gave Him
"I get to the theater two hours early and run the play in my head, because it’s a lot of words and it takes me...
Harbour speaks about his recent career surge and working on the hugely-successful Netflix series.
Spencer talks about her craft and how she manages to stand out as a performer.
Alexander Skarsgard on ‘Big Little Lies’: “It was very primal in a way and some of the toughest scenes I’ve ever had to shoot”
Skarsgard talks how difficult it was to film the abuse scenes and why it is so important that he gained the trust of his co-star
I create a workbook by which I go through and write down everything every other character says about my character, what I say about myself...
Michelle Pfeiffer: “I’ve always had this feeling that one day they’re going to find out that I’m really a fraud”
"I still work pretty instinctually—it's a little bit like hearing the rhythm of the character in your head." - Michelle Pfeiffer
"I think in some ways the image I presented of myself throughout the years has caused people to have a hard time casting me" -...