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  • Brian Austin Green
    Brian Austin Green
    American actor, rapper and producer 1973-
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    A lot of student directors used to pick other students to be in their graduate films, so. I ended up doing a couple of them just for fun. Eventually, I got an agent through a friend and I did some commercials; then I got Knots Landing.
  • All film directors, whether famous or obscure, regard themselves as misunderstood or underrated. Because of that, they all lie. They're obliged to overstate their own importance.
  • B. D. Wong
    B. D. Wong
    American actor 1960-
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    As an actor, I have casting issues. I'm a minority. I don't have trouble making a living, but as far as being on the food chain of the pecking order of actors, I'm not at the top of it. With the jobs that I do, there are always control issues with directors and producers.
  • Byron Howard
    Byron Howard
    American film director and producer 1968-
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    As animation directors, you're the first one on the film; you're the last one off, and you get to learn from and touch every department throughout the whole journey. I don't know any other job in the world that's like that. I don't think live-action is like that. It's a very different sort of experience.
  • Carroll Baker
    Carroll Baker
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    Bad directors are the ones who want to tell you every move, and think they're a better actor than you.
  • Barry Pepper
    Barry Pepper
    Canadian-American actor 1970-
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    Casting directors now just see me as the hard-core sniper or prison guard.
  • Aaron Eckhart
    Aaron Eckhart
    American actor 1968-
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    Directors, producers can make you look good or make you look bad.
  • Bill Gurley
    Bill Gurley
    American businessman 1966-
    Bill Gurley
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    Having an investor on your board of directors who is naive about public markets or finds them complex or scary is non-optimal.
  • Bruno Tonioli
    Bruno Tonioli
    Italian choreographer and dancer 1955-
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    I think a lot of people have a vision of L.A. in which TV executives and movie directors plan their latest productions by the swimming pool.
  • Alex Cox
    Alex Cox
    English film director, screenwriter and actor 1954-
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    I'm a good actor in that sense for directors because I always do what they say.
  • Becki Newton
    Becki Newton
    American actress 1978-
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    In N.Y.C., I auditioned for mostly 'quirky friend' roles. Since casting directors in L.A. lacked a preconceived notion of me, I was able to reinvent my type a bit, which was essential in booking the role of Amanda on 'Ugly Betty.' I don't believe I would have auditioned for that role in N.Y.
  • Arthur Cohn
    Arthur Cohn
    American film producer 1927-
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    It is absolutely my conviction, that Walter Salles will figure among the great directors of our time.
  • Thornton Wilder
    Thornton Wilder
    American writer and playwright 1897-1975
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    Many plays, are like blank checks. The actors and directors put their own signatures on them.
  • Carice van Houten
    Carice van Houten
    Dutch actress and singer 1976-
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    Most directors that I've worked with - I've worked with before, especially in Holland - and they know that I'm somebody who talks and asks, and talks, and talks, and talks and questions and turns things around. I'm like a little cat, walking around my little nest until I find my place.
  • Bella Thorne
    Bella Thorne
    American actress, model, singer, and director 1997-
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    My big break was becoming the spokesperson for Texas Instruments. Casting directors really started giving me a chance to read for projects.
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