Key speaks about growing as an actor, how comedy was a “detour” and working without Jordan Peele.
Dinklage speaks about playing Villechaize and how the industry has changed for dwarf actors since his 1993 death.
“I feel for the first time some measure of confidence in my performances that I didn’t when I was younger” – John Cho
Ben Kingsley on Playing a Nazi War Criminal in ‘Operation Finale’ and How He Leaves His Character On-Set
“He never got close to me, he never got near me, he never infected me.” – Sir Ben Kingsley on Playing the Evil Adolf Eichmann
Hardy speaks about what excites him about playing the character(s) and what he has channeled for the voices for each character.
“If it weren’t for those experiences that I had from football, before acting, I don’t know if I’d be able to relate, in the same way.” – John David Washington
“This was the closest that I’ve ever felt to being depressed and going home a little sad” – Topher Grace on Playing David Duke
McCarthy reveals that acting opposite talented puppeteers was a lot easier than she expected.
“You can’t start making edits to a character because you don’t want to upset somebody.” – Ben Wishaw on Playing a Real Person
“It’s very intimate. There are certain moments where it feels like it’s just you and the lens.” – Saoirse Ronan on Film Acting
“I might not be right for the story — I have a particular look, and sometimes I fit and sometimes I don’t.” – Jason Momoa
Law talks about stepping into the role of Dumbledore and what he learned from J.K. Rowling about the character.
“I always feel the pressure to perform, and to utilize my imagination, and whatever skill that I have.” – Josh Brolin
Enrenreich speaks about what Ford told him about playing Han Solo and what he took from watching Ford’s performance in the original films.
“I had gotten the breakdown, and I said, “Okay, let’s go over this a million times.” – Ross Marquand
“If you keep trying to find what’s unique in the moment, then the danger is that you miss that very thing.” – Joaquin Phoenix
Allison Janney on Her Oscar-Winning ‘I, Tonya’ Role: “It was my challenge to bring her to life without judging her”
“I like to play these roles where people… are inspired to want to act. I want to change their lives.” – Allison Janney
“Acting for me is something that is difficult, it’s complicated, and yet it’s very simple. It’s a strange thing.” – Richard Jenkins
“By the time you finish writing an episode you know so thoroughly what you’re going for that you don’t have to do as much work as an actor” – Charlie Day
“There’s not one approach. It depends on the scene” – Joaquin Phoenix