You’re always close and you never get that big romantic lead.
Well did graduate summa cum laude from Fordham University.
Why are comedic parts for women the exception, not the rule?
See, the SAG awards caught me totally by surprise.
The majority of work I do is in independent films, where you’re lucky if you have five takes.
The odds are not in your favor the older you get, especially if you’re a woman in this business.
I’ll read a script maybe twice, but I’ll think about the role more than I’ll rehearse lines.
I’m really a director’s actor. I rely heavily on a director.
New Orleans. Born and raised. I lived there until I was 19.
I think it’s always harder in a film to convey intimacy.
I love writers. All of my best friends are writers.
I think it kind of took being a character actor to kind of now enter into leading ladies.
I have to watch the news or my day is not complete.
I just have a thing for writers. Maybe it because I’m just so not a writer.
It’s never easy with characters in these dark and grave circumstances but that’s my job.