I always ask myself, would I want someone to do something that wasn't comfortable for them just to please me? And the answer is no.
New York is more where art is bought than where art is made.
I grew up in the classic American-Jewish suburbia, which has a whole different sense of what it means to be Jewish than anywhere else in the world.
I don't mean to criticize anyone in any way that I wouldn't criticize myself. I think people should have fun, and have a good time, and enjoy the luck that we have to be lazy and dwell in consumerism. But I think that it's a balance. And our job as actors is empathy.
N. R. Narayana Murthy