Tag: Preparation

Ted Danson on ‘The Good Place’ and Why He Doesn’t Need to Know His Characters Backstory

"On this show, you’re constantly walking in with a new script with a new backstory and a new revelation on who you are. You’re constantly discovering." - Ted Danson

Octavia Spencer on Period Pieces: “I don’t come out of the time period; I stay in it”

"I listen to music of the time and I only deal with family and friends that are on the film" - Octavia Spencer

Felicity Jones on How She Finds Inspiration For Her Characters

"As much as possible, I'm trying to understand who the characters are and why they're making the decisions that they're making." - Felicity Jones

Adam Driver Talks ‘Patterson’, Preparing for a Role and Second-Guessing His Work

"I love the idea of doing a lot of takes because there's so many different ways that you can play scenes" - Adam Driver

Tilda Swinton Admits She’s Never Auditioned for a Role

Tilda Swinton is one of Hollywood’s most unusual actresses who delivers an incredible performance each time she is on-screen. She is currently gracing theaters with her performance in Wes Anderson‘s The Grand Budapest Hotel as octogenarian Madame D. and in Jim Jarmusch‘s Only Lovers Left Alive as a chic vampire. With such a well-rounded career filled with robust characters, it’s fascinating to hear that the 53-year-old doesn’t consider herself an actress. “I don’t know what it would take for me to feel like one,” she said. “I understand it’s a strange thing to say because I do keep saying, ‘Yes, ... Read more