Charlotte Gainsbourg - Quotes

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Letting go of things and not being afraid of being ridiculous or over the top - I think that's the main thing for me to work on.

Letting go of things and not being afraid of being ridiculous or over the top - I think that's the main thing for me to work on.

Wanting to do it was much more powerful than the fright. ---->>>

Girls can wear jeans, cut their hair short, wear shirts and boots, 'cause it's okay to be a boy, but for a boy to look like a girl is degrading. ---->>>

It's more than a job. It's very personal, so when you're hurt, you're really hurt inside. ---->>>

You think that being a girl is degrading, but secretly, you'd love to know what it's like, wouldn't you? ---->>>

You don't even need the director's judgement. It's too much. ---->>>

When you love someone, you don't want them to suffer at all. ---->>>

I still find it hard to push my own limits. I know where my limits are and that I always have to push myself. ---->>>

The English was really my mother, it was never me. Being the daughter of my father, I always felt very French. ---->>>

I couldn't do anything else, I enjoy it so much. But I find it tough. ---->>>

I hated seeing myself on screen. I was full of complexes. I hated my face for a very, very long time. ---->>>

The more sincere I could be, the better it would be for the film. ---->>>

The more you turn down things, the more difficult it becomes to feel that the next one will be right. ---->>>

There were always questions about my parents; I got so fed up with that. ---->>>

I found it very difficult to explain to someone why you did a film. It's not like having a conversation. ---->>>

Everyone gets the feeling that they know you and they know your life, and I felt really embarrassed by that. ---->>>

I hope I'll consider my next part, having learnt from this one. ---->>>

I'm a very shy person towards my intimacy and private life. ---->>>

At the beginning it wasn't to do with the work, it was more the experience. ---->>>

I used to hate being recognised. ---->>>

I was putting all those pressures on myself. ---->>>

I'm desperate to work again. I've often had those periods, but two years was the longest. ---->>>

I wasn't getting the responses I hoped for. You can't protect yourself from other judgments. ---->>>

I went on television and I wouldn't say a word; I feel so stupid when I watch them again. ---->>>

In France, you're with the crew, and you have lunch with them. It's more like a family. ---->>>

It's nice that we have all these different films. ---->>>

The character is close to me, except that I haven't lived through those situations, so it's not completely me. ---->>>

I thought people would ask me really personal questions because I've shown more of myself, but it's a comedy, and people understand that it's a game we play. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 07-22, 1971
Birthplace: London, England, UK
Occupation: Actress

Charlotte Lucy Gainsbourg (born 21 July 1971) is a British-French actress and singer. She is the daughter of English actress Jane Birkin and French singer and songwriter Serge Gainsbourg. After making her musical debut with her father on the song "Lemon Incest" at the age of 12, she released an album with her father at the age of 15 (wikipedia)