While growing up in Baltimore, Maryland, I dreamed of becoming many things: an archaeologist, an ambassador, an actor, an author.
I think I might have been a more interesting actor, had more of a career earlier on, if I had more formal preparation. When I see something ten years later that I was in I think, 'Boy, would I love to do that over.'
I think every actor wants to be an FBI or cop at one point.
If you compare me to an actor, I'm probably one of the best boxers in the profession. But if you compare me as a boxer, I'm probably one of the best actors.
Fear, anxiety and neurosis: that's just in the suitcase when you're an actor.
Major film stars tend to do a film and then have a couple of months off. I'm not a major film star; I'm a jobbing actor.
In the end, the actor's main power is the power to say, 'No.'
My parents said, Oh, he's going to be a director someday. I wanted to be an actor.
It's very rare, as an actor, to be someplace - to have an address, so to speak.
Yvette Nicole Brown
I would like - either as an actor, or producer or even director - to do something sci-fi or action-related. I like sci-fi, always have, 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' and all that stuff.
As an actor, you're constantly looking to be pushed.
Every actor wants more offers, but I get enough and I do like to be busy.