” For me, the acting part – and I have to say it makes me a little worried about my own psychological make-up – is that I just love to hide in other characters. I don’t like to get up in front of people and talk as Kathy Baker. But as soon as you say ‘action,’ I’m lost in that character. “


” I’ve always believed that if you are willing to play your age that you will work, so it’s the thing of continuing to play your age and accepting it when you’re younger and you suddenly realize, ‘Oh, now I’m playing the mom,’ ‘Oh, I’m playing the grandma. “


” When you’re younger, the mental strain of being a successful actor, jumping from role to role, and trying to have some kind of personal life, can really be terrible. “


” I heard Tony Bennett say that when you’re a big deal early on, you have to maintain that level forever, and it’s very scary. You have to keep hitting those home runs, turning out hits. “



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