"In order to tackle Shakespeare, one needs to understand stakes. The worlds he creates, although readily identifiable, are never domestic or petty."
"In 2005 I had the great honor of playing Shailene Woodley's mother in 'Felicity: An American Girl Adventure.' I was immediately impressed by her work ethic, both on and off set."
"It was my favorite performance of the year."
"I saw "The Devil's Double" with a couple of friends, and I kept asking myself, "Is it one guy playing both parts?"
"For me, no performance in recent memory defines "scene-stealing" more than Octavia's portrayal of Minny."
"Evan could have gone very hysterical with this role. She could have dressed it up much more than she did and been more showy. But she looked like an intern. She looked like a girl in an office. Evan…
"Owen Wilson's performance in "Midnight in Paris" is different than any other film incarnation I've seen in a Woody Allen film."
"To say Viola Davis is brilliant is to say running a marathon is difficult. It is simply something we all know."
"Demian Bichir moves through Chris Weitz's 'A Better Life' as though he were weighted underwater."
"Those eyes. Eyes like wind tunnels. Watching her work is like witnessing a master glass blower."
"I love quiet performances when an actor allows you to search underneath his skin, whispering to you instead of clubbing you to death with his or her intentions."