Since his days of playing Omar on 'The Wire', Williams has learned how to separate himself from his characters.
"If they looked like an actor they were discounted immediately." - 'Mr Robot' Casting Directors
"This is the biggest thing I've ever done and how cool would it be if I actually got this? And I did!" - Shannon Purser...
"I went from weirdo teenager to pixie waif to them not knowing what the hell to do with me." - Winona Ryder
"And my height certainly was a challenge. As a teenager, I played men in my first two plays." - Allison Janney
Outlander’s Tobias Menzies: “When I started acting, I found a place and a release which I didn’t find in my own life”
"There are two characters, but between each of them is a genuine range of psychologies and emotions." - Tobias Menzies on his 'Outlander' Characters
‘Fargo’ Star Patrick Wilson: “I’ve never played someone as steadfast and solid as Lou. I aspire to be Lou”
"I listened to country all across the map. George Jones. There’s just a feeling that I get from country music. I wanted to keep Lou...
‘Veep’ Star Tony Hale: “There’s a reason why I do anxious characters — it comes from a lot of personal anxiety!”
"In your head, actors can be like, I want to have something coming up or having just done something, to have something to talk about,...
‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Star Ellie Kemper on Her Former Improv Teacher Jon Hamm and Audition for ‘The Office’
"In terms of playing Kimmy's naive side, there is always a danger of that being grating or obnoxious for people to watch," Kemper says.
Hank Azaria on His Varied Roles: “Once you’re known for doing different things, people want you to try different things”
Azaria on his career as an actor in 'The SImpsons', 'Ray Donovan' and 'The Birdcage'
"I feel like maybe 20 years ago I wouldn’t have been ready to do this part" - Bobby Cannavale on his role in 'Vinyl'
"He was shaking. He literally said the script breeds anxiety. It was nerve-wracking. I was like, 'Is he gonna get through this audition?'"
‘UnREAL’ Casting Director Barbara Fiorentino: “Having that ability to weave comedy into drama is so specific, and a lot of people can’t do it”
"I kind of had a bee in my bonnet about air space being taken up by real people when there are wonderful actors out there...
"The most important thing when playing the character was to just get rid of a whole section of feelings that I have as a human...
Bloom spoke about why she sees her Crazy Ex-Girlfriend character as a "bubbly Walter White" and how a vulgar song about Ray Bradbury launched her...
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: “Opportunity for women in television has increased. It’s because the landscape has widened”
"I did not come out of SNL as any kind of name. I didn’t do anything particularly great when I was there. I didn’t. It’s...
Burgess reveals how his role on 30 Rock led to 'Kimmy Schmidt' and whether or not he'd consider returning to Broadway.
The final episode of The Good Wife airs on May 8, and it’s been several weeks since series star Christine Baranski shot the final episode...
"I like to be totally memorized because if you’re not fully memorized, you can’t really make choices." - Matt Shively on Auditioning
"Well, we block those out, don’t we? Otherwise we would never go again" - Joanna Going on Bad Auditions