Catherine Keener - Quotes

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Insecurity is just something that's there all the time. I've never been crippled by it.

Insecurity is just something that's there all the time. I've never been crippled by it.

I'm not a public figure at all. I don't really go out a lot to places where there are people like those who sit at the bottom of your driveway. ---->>>

If you give a character room to breathe, they come alive. ---->>>

I think people are always looking for a good comedy. ---->>>

I just never fantasized about Mr. Rogers, but I like his whole vibe. ---->>>

I know many great actors who have small heads. ---->>>

I'm unqualified for anything else. I'm barely qualified for this. ---->>>

The more people involved in making a movie, the worse it is, generally. ---->>>

If you work in casting, it's sort of not cool to want to act. A lot of people think that casting directors are frustrated actors, but it wasn't true with any of the casting people I knew. ---->>>

I don't think I'm very ambitious at all. But I seem to play people who have that quality. ---->>>

I've worked with a lot of great directors. ---->>>

I... had guys on the set who didn't like me... they weren't interested in the cold character. ---->>>

Most times when people pitch you as being perfect for a part... they don't look at you as an actor who can transform. A lot of people are so literal. ---->>>

The movies I usually do are maybe three or four weeks because they don't have a lot of money. ---->>>

The movies I'm in not a lot of people see, but it's alright. ---->>>

Sometimes it just doesn't translate to people. You just move on, and you feel bad because people worked so hard on it and everyone loved it... Everybody was treated so well and was going for something and trying to do the best work possible. ---->>>

These days there are a lot of people who just want to be famous. I think that comes from a naive place, because those people generally don't know what it's like. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 03-26, 1960
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, U.S.
Occupation: Actress

Catherine Ann Keener (born March 23, 1959) is an American actress. She has been twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her roles as Maxine Lund in Being John Malkovich (1999) and Harper Lee in Capote (2005). Keener also appeared in the films Into the Wild (2007), Synecdoche, New York (2008), and Get Out (2017), which were well received by critics (wikipedia)