Every now and then I'm in a situation where someone doesn't recognize me, and I experience racism. Things like not being buzzed into a store or sitting in first class on a plane and having someone ask to see my ticket four times.
There's some downsides to being famous, which are not even worth mentioning. But to combat the bad sides of being famous, you really should take advantage of the good sides. The good sides are, you can use that fame to get projects you might not normally get.
I'm in show business... I want to hang out with Janet Jackson, not Jesse Jackson.
Here's what I knew about doing a play: I knew it would make me a better actor.
J. F. Powers