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I was just a young guy who was excited to become a comedian and an actor and I just wanted to get to do what I got to do.~Adam Sandler

Young Actor Excited

'Girls' feels very active and stirring a conversation and controversial, and you can't really ask for more as an actor.~Adam Driver

You Conversation Actor

Disney has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears him up.~Alfred Hitchcock

Best Tears Actor

There are definitely reasons to do certain things, but I like to stick to good director, good actor, good script.~Amanda Seyfried

Good Director Actor

I don't use any techniques; I'm not trained to be an actor. I just enjoy working in films.~Amitabh Bachchan

Enjoy Working Actor

An actor should always let humility outweigh ambition.~Anna Kendrick

Ambition Humility Actor

I'm a character actor.~Aaron Paul

Character Actor

Why does 'writer' have no gender, but 'actor' has a gender? What is that?~Abbi Jacobson

Gender Actor Why

I'm here to be an actor who wants to be remembered for her roles and her films rather than her looks.~Alia Bhatt

Her Actor Here

I didn't even know I would be an actor; I always wanted to be a cameraman.~Arjun Kapoor

Know Actor Always

I don't ever feel like I'm being an actor.~Adam Schlesinger

Feel Actor Like

I am a very physical actor. I generally use my hands a lot.~Akkineni Nagarjuna

I Am Hands Actor

I like actors who, when you see them on screen, you sense a person, not just an actor.~Alexander Payne

You Actor See

I like my films to have a certain amount of realism - something that's thought provoking and intelligently written. More than the amount on the pay cheque, I look for a level of respectability as an actor.~Arjun Rampal

Look Thought Actor

It often looks like an actor's had a big break out of nowhere, but in reality, they've been working their way up, little by little, for a while.~Ashley Madekwe

Reality Working Actor

I think every actor wants to be an FBI or cop at one point.~Aaron Eckhart

Think Actor FBI

I'm an actor and it happened to go my way that day.~Aaron Eckhart

Day Go Actor

My mom says that when I was a little kid, I always used to say I wanted to be an actor, but I don't remember that.~Aaron Douglas

Mom Remember Actor

I'm a bit hyperactive as an actor, I like to keep moving.~Abbie Cornish

Moving Keep Moving Actor

You ask any actor - they'll tell you they'd rather shoot on location because you don't have to invent the energy, the energy is there.~Adrian Grenier

Energy You Actor

Earlier, I used to charge territories instead of my fees as an actor, but I realised it was better to keep the two apart. Now, I take my fees in cash, for acting, and keep the distribution thing separate.~Ajay Devgan

Acting Better Actor

I'm a geeky actor, in the way that I like the craft of acting.~Alan Tudyk

Acting Craft Actor

I trained as a stage actor and was given a lot of technical tools to play with.~Alan Tudyk

Play Tools Actor

Look, every actor has a different way of preparing or creating a character and yeah, we all are from different backgrounds.~Alex Pettyfer

Character Look Actor

You don't want to remake something that's just been made, as an actor.~Alice Englert

Want You Actor

Instead of becoming an engineer like my brother, I moved to New York to be an actor.~Anthony Mackie

Brother Actor New

Romeo Must Die was the first film that I did where I was able to just be free as an actor.~Anthony Anderson

Die Free Actor

Some of these guys... I've worked with Ice Cube, I think he's an immensely talented rapper and actor.~Anthony Anderson

Think Actor Ice

I'm not a comedian. I'm an actor who just happens to be funny on occasion.~Anthony Anderson

Funny Actor Occasion

I don't possess a lot of self-confidence. I'm an actor so I simply act confident every time I hit the stage.~Arsenio Hall

Time Self-Confidence Actor

I didn't really have any aspirations to do TV when I first decided to be an actor.~Arthur Darvill

Actor First Really

I'm getting the training I need to progress as an actor. If something comes up and I have to drop, I'll drop.~Ashton Sanders

Progress Training Actor

I consider myself a blue-collar actor, just chugging away.~Aaron Stanford

Myself Actor Away

I was always interested in it when I was younger, but it was when I was at university, getting together with other like-minded theatrically inclined types, that I admitted to myself that I wanted to be an actor.~Adam Rayner

Myself Together Actor

Auditioning is extremely bizarre. Just being an actor is extremely bizarre, but I wouldn't have it any other way.~Adelaide Kane

Actor Way Bizarre

I always had an actor within me.~Adrien Brody

Me Actor Within

I guess I've always wanted to push the boundaries as an actor.~Alessandro Nivola

Push Actor Boundaries

The thing with being able to do accents is that it's still completely separate from being an actor.~Alessandro Nivola

Actor Still Separate

I'm a good actor in that sense for directors because I always do what they say.~Alex Cox

Good Actor They Say

Being an actor, we're so dependent on the writers.~Amy Ryan

Actor Writers Being

At a very early age I knew I wanted to be an actor and then more specifically that I wanted to be on Broadway and be in musicals.~Andrew Rannells

Age Early Actor

In Europe an actor is an artist. In Hollywood, if he isn't working, he's a bum.~Anthony Quinn

Artist Working Actor

I didn't intend to become an actor.~Anthony Quinn

Actor Become Intend

Hamid Gul is an actor who is definitely not in our good books. Hamid Gul is somebody who was never appreciated by our government.~Asif Ali Zardari

Good Government Actor

Quentin Tarantino and Sam Jackson are the reasons I'm an actor.~Ato Essandoh

Actor Reasons Jackson

I was a professional dancer before I was an actor.~Alex Meraz

Professional Actor Dancer

My plan was never to be an actor like my father.~Alexander Skarsgard

Father Plan Actor

By the time I had finished my studies at St. Paul's School, I knew I wanted to be an actor.~Alexis Denisof

Time School Actor

I always say this - As an actor, we're lucky to get a job. Then we're lucky that anybody gives a damn to watch the thing that we're in.~Alicia Coppola

Job Lucky Actor

To have a part that is written for you certainly helps an actor.~A. J. Bowen

You Actor Part

I'm an actor in between jobs right now, so I kind of live the life of a 7-year old.~Aaron Yoo

Life Live Actor

I never consciously set out to be an actor. I just kind of did whatever acting I could do.~Adelaide Clemens

Acting Actor Kind

For me, as an actor, going from TV to film was interesting because TV and film are two very different things.~Aeriel Miranda

Me Interesting Actor

Even in the big movies, if the scenes are very big, I'm not fond of them as much as I'm fond of small actor scenes.~Ayelet Zurer

Small Movies Actor

I used to do a lot of plays in English, Hindi, and Urdu. I wanted to be an actor since I was three and a half.~Ajay Mehta

Three Actor Half

Morgan Freeman is a very giving actor.~Austin Stowell

Giving Actor Morgan

I was not able to understand how it could be right to pay an actor, or a singer, or an instrumentalist for entertaining the public and wrong to pay a ball player for doing exactly the same thing.~Al Spalding

Doing Actor Same

Directors have a tendency to use their hands like orchestra conductors. They don't realize that the actor is looking at their faces, anyway.~Alan J. Pakula

Looking Hands Actor

I don't know what else I could do but pretend to be an actor.~Alec Guinness

Know Actor Pretend

I'm an actor, but I'm also a feminist, and a lot of times in movies there are things that I cannot imagine happening that are on the screen and totally accepted. And I just go, 'Whaaat?'~Alison Pill

Movies Go Actor

I'm actually just an actor.~Allen Leech

Actor Just Actually

As an actor, you are always looking for subtext, for layers, for what's going on underneath.~Antje Traue

Looking You Actor

You're looking at an actor whose price has just doubled.~Art Carney

Looking You Actor

An actor is an actor is an actor. The less personality an actor has off stage the better. A blank canvas on which to draw the characters he plays.~Arthur Lowe

Personality Better Actor

I don't think anybody, actor or marine, is ever going to enjoy boot camp. It certainly wasn't at all enjoyable. Informative and educational, yes, but it was pretty tortuous.~Ashton Holmes

Enjoy Think Actor