this game, I love this sport,
I love this league. Why don't I get my own
team? (English Premiership football club)
wanted to explore some of the music that
had inspired me coming up. Ive always
been a huge fan of soul. I love real rock
& roll and hip-hop, of course, is one
of my biggest influences. I wanted it all.
or else I would just act in front of the
mirror, so I actually like having an audience
being effected by stuff that Im in.
entertaining and they all happen to come
out this year and the more, the merrier.
I feel more comfortable with stunt people
than with actors
because actors don't know what they're doing
all the time,
especially when you're doing physical stuff.
the sunsets... I have a photo album from
the last house I lived in that's the most
album because all it is is 10 years of sunsets.
Deco, but I am eclectic. When I see a strictly
I find it very cold and uninviting.
have so many girlfriends
that can do all of it and I know
I will want to be around for a lot of it.
I'm going to try not to work
that much but I'd love
an excuse to stay home.
I really love him. I will love him for the
rest of my life.
I don't regret any of it, and I'm not going
to beat myself
up about it. ... The sad
thing, for me, is the way it's been reduced
to a Hollywood
cliche, or maybe it's just a human cliche.
to be loved.
unable to stop; or I paint
when Im in love,
perhaps, but its too late now, Im
are vain, they long to be recognised and
to leave something to posterity. They want
to be loved,
and at the same time
they want to be free.
But nobody is free.
process is a cocktail of instinct, skill,
culture and a highly creative feverishness.
It is not like a drug;
it is a particular state when everything
happens very quickly, a mixture of consciousness
and unconsciousness, of fear
its a little like making love,
the physical act of love.
adore children. I love the fact that our
children are part of both of us, it's one
of the most amazing things ever.
can say what they like. But me and Victoria
will always stay together as husband and
like Victoria for herself, not for nothing
else. I'd like her if she worked in Tesco.
way I and my family have been treated is
an absolute disgrace. At the end of the
day, I'm a nice person and loving husband
and father. I've been called a bad father,
I've been called a bad husband and my wife
has been called a bad mother. Things always
hurt that are said about my family, and
for people to call my wife a bad mother
is unbelievable. I'm a strong person, I'm
a strong family man, I'm a strong husband
and a strong father.
cannot remember a moment in my life
when I have not felt the love
of my family.
We were a family that would have killed
for each other - and we still are. My parents
adored each other, and in my childhood
there was barely a cross word between them.
never guilty about any pleasure.
and never follow any kind of diet.
scenes are always weird.
I know everyone says that, but they are.
Like: "hey guys, hop in the sack now,
you are getting ready to become a mom,
being in love
with someone just isn't enough. You need
about whether he would be a good
and raise your children
with similar beliefs.
the trouble with "Me,
Myself and Irene" - although it's
a brilliant performance and Jim Carrey's
absolutely one of the best
and I love
his energy and what he did in that film
- but it's sort of bending towards the social
misunderstanding of what schizophrenia is.
It's not about duel personalities, it's
about separate planes of reason.
being a dad.
Every single day of my life
is significantly better, because I'm a father.
I've got no complaints with my life at this
point in time.
very much, there's no question.
what I do is extraordinary - being able
to make these pictures
and doing something you love.
So, I'll just keep doing it. I love it,
I don't do it for the awards.
to produce pictures
because I've been in so many and I just
making movies. I like to be fully involved
in each movie I do whether I'm starring
in it or producing it. I look at the rushes
every day and discuss the film with the
director, throwing in advice if needed.
I recognise the importance
of every stage of film making and so many
things can go wrong.
I try to create
an environment where the least mistakes
can happen. I see them coming up because
I've been there, so now it's easier to find
solutions and rectify problems.
thing with a child is that you love
them, you protect them and you help
them to grow and find out who they are.
And as a parent,
it's my responsibility
to help them to become independent and get
all the knowledge
and a broad view of the world
I know that Nic
absolutely agrees with that. And that's
what's important: being there.
someone were to harm
or a friend
or somebody I love,
I would eat
them. I might end up in jail for 500
years, but I would eat them.
physical kinds of comedy
and getting down and dirty and doing stunts.
When I was growing up, I was always getting
and usually punching out boys my age because
I was a lot bigger and tougher. So I'm naturally
accustomed to putting myself
into the headspace of a girl who can take
care of herself.
someone who loves
and tries to focus
on real things and real friendships.
That's why I live very simply. I'm a jeans
and T-shirt kind of girl. I don't spend
fixing myself up or trying to look cool.
I live like a normal person and even though
I'm in a very high-profile business,
I really don't let it affect the way I live.
that you get when you can really laugh
with a man
and be natural and not always think that
there's a sexual
element going on. For me, flirting
with a man means making fun of myself and
trying to open myself
and be very unpretentious.
doing what I'm doing and I'd get out of
it if I hated
it that much. I've said it many times
before: There are much worse
in the world,
dealing with things that are phenomenally
remember the casting session that I had
where I was a break dancer, having this
punk hair cut. They rejected me and I became
really disillusioned with the business
and said well this is what it's all about,
and I haven't even got in to read a line.
He said don't worry,
some day we're going to get you back into
this and it's going to happen for you, which
I kind of took to heart. It was one of those
situations where I was lucky
and fortunate enough to be at the right
places at the right
time. All of a sudden I was on the set
of Growing Pains and got this audition for
This Boy's Life and was able to jump into
the feature film
world. It's really been just simply the
fact that I'd been able to work,
you know what I mean? I would probably still
be trying to be an actor
even if I was out of work, but I would probably
become a little disillusioned at some point
and move on to other things. But it's the
one thing that I know that I love.
fact that Romeo is dopey, lovey-dovey,
and it's a corny story. And I was afraid
I'd look like a fuffy.
is the kind of thing that when you fall
in love, you know
immediately. I love a lot of people
not one of those people
you talk to who studied and loved
so and so. I loved the idea
of studying everyone. So I would go from
watching Saturday Night Live to a big deal
before cable was watching The Tonight Show
and getting so excited when there a comic
was on. It was such a big deal. I remember
watching Garry Shandling for the first time
and Jerry Seinfeld and watching their differences.
I also had a couple of Steve Martin's albums.
All of those things put together and SCTV
I guess collectively influenced
me in different kind of ways.
They're the best
thing ever created. If they want to be like
and come down to our level, that's fine.
is eternal -- the aspect may change,
but not the essence. There is the same difference
in a person before and after he is in love
as there is in an unlighted lamp and one
that is burning. The lamp was there and
was a good
lamp, but now it is shedding light too,
and that is its real function. And love
makes one calmer about many things, and
that way, one is more fit for one's work.
van Gogh Quotes
way to know
is to love
van Gogh Quotes
don't think audiences want to see real-life
couples in romantic
to have love scenes between strangers.
Anyway, I'd never want to inflict that upon
I was sixteen the thing to be in Basingstoke,
the suburb I grew up in, was punk. Which,
as any hip person will tell you, was way
past its sell-by date. But the thing to
do was to have a pierced nose and spiky
hair. And I loved
all to do with Austin
Powers. They want me in that silver
mini skirt. It's very much a fabulous
At a private
screening the children adored it. The sillier
you are, the more you fall over, the more
think we were in love
[talking about Billy Bob and her second
but it was very much like you are when you're
in high school and it was a great,
has grounded me and made me understand
in a very different
a long time
I didn't love
and I could see all of my flaws, but when
I became a mum,
I felt really beautiful
and I felt a lot of love come out of me.
I have to say that of course!
for me was that by being in the film
the magic was broken. I loved
the first Star Wars film and my mum
was really into it too, that's why I took
the part. But the Force wasn't there when
we were filming it, and they didn't have
real light sabres, which annoyed
see a pair of shoes
and it doesn't matter if they have them
in my size. I buy
thing was - and I am very grateful for this
- there was a lot of travelling
and I got to see some great places - Milan,
Rome, London, a lot of the rest of Europe.
And I appreciated
that - I was being
paid to do something that I would never
otherwise have done. I loved
coming over here for the first time - seeing
all the history.
The thing is that in America
we've got history, but it's basically not
even a scratch on the table, compared to
what you've all got!
is the common denominator. In society
we choose to black out the traumatic things
that happen in this world
whether it be child
molestation or something else as horrific.
There is a brothel halfway across the world
in a country where they are prostituting
out five year-old girls. Do we want to face
that as a society? Do we want to acknowledge
that that exists? No we don't.
its a lot more interesting
to watch a character
go through a transition in a movie.
her and then you almost want to not like
her because she gets mean and gets lost
being a woman.
I love the sexiness
we get to exude. But the best
thing about being a woman is the power
we have over men.
Theres something so sexy
when guys rattle off names and statistics.
I can listen
to them all day long. But if a guy doesnt
like boxing, thats grounds for a breakup.
I find it a turnoff whenever men arent
into some kind of sport. And, no, video
games dont count. I dated a guy who
was into video games, and I wanted to shoot
is I've never fooled anyone. I've let people
They didn't bother to find out who and what
I was. Instead they would invent a character
for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They
were obviously loving
somebody I wasn't. When they found this
out, they would blame me for disillusioning
them and fooling them.
the morning, the garbage men
that go by 57th Street when I come out the
door say, "Marilyn, hi! How do you
this morning?" To me,it's an honor,
and I love
them for it. The working
men, I'll go by and they'll whistle. At
first they whistle because they think,
oh, it's a girl. She's got blond
hair and she's not out of shape, and then
they say, "Gosh,it's Marilyn
mean, I loved
Batman, but I had no broad knowledge.
Thus I read
and with Chris concerning the appearance
of Scarecrow conversed much. About what
I may not speak for the moment.
didn't start acting
until I was 20. I wanted to be a musician.
I've been playing in bands for years and
years and years. It was obviously the performance
in me. I loved
as a teenager, always loved, loved films,
but I never thought I'd be involved, which
was obviously an insane
It was theatre
that was the main attraction to me, so I
did a lot of theatre.
is not the application of a canon of beauty
but what the instinct and the brain can
conceive beyond any canon. When we love
we dont start measuring her limbs.
in love with football, but I just needed
to recapture that strength to train and
play. So many people helped me along the
way that I'm afraid to leave anyone out.
Above all, though, I want to mention the
help of my medical team that has been working
alongside me for the past two years.
if you're not doing what you love,
you're not going to be fulfilled. Sure,
to make money,
you have to be tough,
you have to have some smarts
and a little luck
but the bottom line is: You have to love
what you do.
language just like I love all American
things. But I confesse that I don't feel
using complex sentences or big words, hence
my famous minimally expressive
style - all the "gees" and laconic
to interviewers. Most of all, I have developed
as an art
had been broken a bit over the years by
my having to work
I didn't love.
a surreal place, and it really is an assault
on your spirit.
and it's healthy
and human to experience
the whole gamut of them. And it's easier
to feel sadness
especially in a theatre, and even in the
but we don't want to feel fear
in the real world. So it's safe to do it
in a cinema and stimulate those senses.
the stuff they have available is no good!
for a (GE) company
for 40 years. I love
could hear my inner voice
telling me it wasn't time,
don't do it. And people
around me whom I love
me to wait until I was sure everything was
ready, but I thought
I could make it all right because I wanted
it to be all right. I was pleased that I
had an opportunity
to make it happen, and I wanted to get my
juices flowing. But I wasn't ready for it.
needed to take some time
and to get centered.
I needed some time for me. So I started
spending more time on my farm. I've never
a place the way I love my farm. I grew up
in the country, which is probably why I'm
so attached to the land. I love it. I love
the lay of the land. I love walking the
land. And I love knowing
that it's my land.
there any books
that you could remember reading when you
were a kid
that you loved
or that influenced