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Interview: The Team Behind Crackle’s ‘SuperMansion’ Discuss the Show, Stop-Motion Animation and the Voice Actors
They talk about the voice cast, including Chris Pine, the long-hours it takes to finish just one episode and more!
“I was a waiter more than an actor, and I was always the most ignorant person in that rehearsal room.” – Eddie Marsan on the His Early Career
Brian d’Arcy James: “The bulk of my time as an actor has been ‘hustle, hustle’ to get to the next thing”
“Cause that’s where you’re challenged and that’s where you grow and that’s what makes it interesting.” – Brian d’Arcy James on Finding Variety in His Roles
“Part of the test of becoming a working actor is being able to be resilient and work through those road blocks in whatever way you can.” – Jenna Fischer
An actor’s creativity may stem from some form of trauma or abuse, but out of this rough earth, a rose garden can bloom.
“Acting for me is something that is difficult, it’s complicated, and yet it’s very simple. It’s a strange thing.” – Richard Jenkins
Sam Rockwell: “People like to have labels for actors and, the truth is, every actor is a character actor”
“I think in every character, you’re finding a version of yourself.” – Sam Rockwell
“There’s not one approach. It depends on the scene” – Joaquin Phoenix
David Oyelowo: “You sort of need to pummel and plow away for longer, as a black actor, to get a degree of fame”
“I have concerns, I have hopes, you know, and that’s what you want to see in a character.” – David Oyelowo
Interview: ‘Timeless’ Actors, Sakina Jaffrey & Paterson Joseph on the New Season and Their Characters
Two of the stars of NBC’s Timeless, Denise Christopher and Paterson Joseph, were at WonderCon to talk about the new season and their characters.
“When I went to the Sundance screening of The Skeleton Twins it was the first time I said, ‘Wow, I’m an actor.'” – Bill Hader
“Acting is a tremendously insecurity-making profession. I always feel insecure and I always feel confident. They’re slammed up against each other and it’s a constant balancing act.” – Holly Hunter
As you move further into your career as an actor, you need to realize that it is not going to be easy.
Sexton was a working actress and is now an acting coach and acting teacher, so she knows what she’s talking about.
Bruce Lee said that “To live is to express and to express you have to create.”
“If I don’t go to work, I feel very lost and scared and confused.” – Lucas Hedges on Acting
Clarke says that while she was beginning her career as an actress, she was routinely passed over for lead roles.
“I’m assuming they’re doing the best job they can. I’m assuming that they’re playing the part the way they want to play it.” – Jason Bateman
There is a beautiful English saying: fear knocked at my door. I opened. Nobody was there.