If I could have been a marine biologist I would have, but I didn't have that kind of intelligence. Numbers were never my strong point.
I'm not really gadget oriented. I'm not into technology or computers. I'm not good at interfacing with that sort of gear.
There is a misperception, if you will, in critical response or even in Hollywood, that I can only do exaggerated characters. Or what they would call over-the-top performances. Well, this is completely false.
When you start a movie, it's not like other kinds of work that you have when you know your boss for years or colleagues for years. You're meeting everyone, mostly, for the first time. You have to get comfortable with those people so you can perform, because the first thing that is going to shut you down is any kind of anxiety.
Deborah Kara Unger