” As an actor you get categorized by other people, but it’s not like I arrange myself into comedy mode or serious mode. If it’s good writing you just have to play it true – if it’s funny, it’s funny. But obviously you don’t want it to be amusing if you’re playing Hedda Gabler! “


” I took my children to see ‘Son of Rambow,’ about two boys who make a home movie with a video camera. When you have children, culturally you become involved in their life. “


” I think I always wanted to be an actor – sounds a bit boring, doesn’t it? And I pretended once that I wanted to be a vet because one of the teachers asked me and saying you want to be an actor sounds a little bit silly. And I do still feel a bit silly saying it. You feel a bit fraudulent. “


” Wyndham’s is a beautiful old theatre. The sensation on the stage isn’t as different as you might think from the Royal Court. “


” Awards are always a pleasant surprise. They are the candy-floss parts of our job – a lovely added extra to attract people’s attention. The bottom line is that you want to sell tickets. “



All 5 Sophie Thompson Quotes about You in picture


As an actor you get categorized by other people, but it
I took my children to see
I think I always wanted to be an actor - sounds a bit boring, doesn
Wyndham
Awards are always a pleasant surprise. They are the candy-floss parts of our job - a lovely added extra to attract people

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