Frank Langella - Quotes

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Intelligence is enormously sexy.

Intelligence is enormously sexy.

I'm a firm believer in absolute honesty. ---->>>

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.

Revelations come when you're in the thick of it, pitting yourself up against something larger than yourself. ---->>>

Each of us needs something - food, liquor, pot, whatever - to help us survive. Dracula needs blood. ---->>>

But I think one of the reasons I tend to stay in the water most of the time is I distrust the comfort. ---->>>

The best kind of kinky sex is to have kinky sex with your wife or husband, the person you love. ---->>>

Vampires are sexy to a woman perhaps because the fantasy is similar to that of the man on the white horse sweeping her off to paradise. ---->>>

One of the safest places to be in the world is the stage.

One of the safest places to be in the world is the stage.

And the test for any actor is whether you stay at the table or go away. ---->>>

However, I don't by any means suggest that I'm always playing myself. ---->>>

The last few years have been pretty hectic.

The last few years have been pretty hectic.

There are no taboos in bed, and there shouldn't be any taboos in bed. ---->>>

As a matter of fact, I rarely ever play myself. ---->>>

But in order to be the thing you want to be, you have to work like a dog at the thing you love. ---->>>

I have a list a mile long of faults that sometimes bring me to my knees in self-hatred. ---->>>

I just feel that no matter what comes in a career - and mine has been all over the map - you must stay at the table, pick up the cards you're dealt and play them. ---->>>

I now want to be playing parts more interesting to me and more exciting to me. ---->>>

I'd always felt a man should marry later in life. ---->>>

I always signed autographs when I could and always stayed and chatted with them when I could. ---->>>

I watch actors destroy themselves by trying to get it right. ---->>>

I'm hardly a saint. ---->>>

I'm hardly disinterested totally in my appearance. ---->>>

If you're lucky as you get older, you respect the craft and it becomes a skill. ---->>>

It's a living, breathing thing, acting.

It's a living, breathing thing, acting.

My body of work means nothing to me. ---->>>

What helped me most were my failures and slumps - when I couldn't get work, people weren't interested in me or had written me off. ---->>>

You start acting in spite of your neuroses, not because of them. ---->>>

But I firmly believe that you can't be emotionally free until you are emotionally committed. ---->>>

But when I was seven or eight, I did my first little piece of acting. ---->>>

I have always felt the basis of everything in life is sexual, and I will maintain that to my dying day.

I have always felt the basis of everything in life is sexual, and I will maintain that to my dying day.

Physical qualities don't really matter much.

Physical qualities don't really matter much.

The only thing you have then to believe in is your craft. ---->>>

Then, for a hot three or four weeks I wanted to be a concert pianist. ---->>>

There is no right in acting.

There is no right in acting.

We do most of what we do out of our sexual energy and our sexual needs. ---->>>

It's interesting to fantasize having a man sink his teeth into your neck for sustenance, knowing that it isn't going to be terribly painful but rather very exciting. ---->>>

Absolutely. I can produce. I can write. I can direct. ---->>>

There's a great deal of attention paid and books written about this change of life in a woman, and really very little written about a man's change of life. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-01, 1940
Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.
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Occupation: Actor
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Frank A. Langella, Jr. (born January 1, 1938) is an American stage and film actor. He has won four Tony Awards, two for Best Leading Actor in a Play for his performance as Richard Nixon in the play Frost/Nixon and for his role as André in The Father and two for Best Featured Actor in a Play for the role of Leslie in Edward Albee's Seascape and for his role as Flegont Alexandrovitch Tropatchov in Ivan Turgenev's Fortune's Fool (wikipedia)