I am very abnormal... But it wasn't very long ago that I wasn't so abnormal. I was very normal and headed for a lifetime of paying medical bills as proof of my normalcy.
Generally speaking, actors are allowed NO input. Actors are dumb.
I wanted to be Anthony Hopkins and ended up being neither a film star nor having a career on the stage.
Hollywood... a city I was to come back to time and again, in sickness and in health, in success and in failure, with anticipation and with dread.
From Fred Astaire I learned discipline and hard work.