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Jane Horrocks - Quotes

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I just find it thrilling, especially when I totally lock in to the person that I am doing and I'm really flying... I suppose I am hiding myself when I sing as these other people.

I just find it thrilling, especially when I totally lock in to the person that I am doing and I'm really flying... I suppose I am hiding myself when I sing as these other people.

I think that if you idealise someone for so long, they can only disappoint and I wouldn't want to be disappointed by those people. ---->>>

Mike Leigh encourages you to choose a person that you know to base your character on. You write a whole list of people that you know and you go through that list in great depth with him. And then he chooses one of those people from your list. ---->>>

My earliest acting memory is making up a play for my mom and dad called The Lonesome Baby. I have no idea what The Lonesome Baby was about. I just remember the title. But I'm sure it was an epic. ---->>>

I can't read a note of music. I just do it all from ear. ---->>>

I don't think that I want to meet any of the icons. I don't think that anybody can quite live up to your expectations. ---->>>

I find singing as somebody else very liberating, it just frees me up. ---->>>

I found that I could make people laugh doing people like Shirley Bassey. Fortunately it worked. ---->>>

Mimicking people was something I did already. ---->>>

My own singing voice is not very good and I don't think that anybody really sings in their own voice. ---->>>

Usually, certainly British singers, adopt an American accent when they sing and I think that usually people are thinking of somebody else, but I just think of very specific people. ---->>>

When I think of Marilyn Monroe, and achieving her sound, I think of having a rather large bust. I think of her physically and I am just able to create her sound, because her physicality was so much to do with her sound. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 01-18, 1964
Birthplace: Rawtenstall, Lancashire, England, UK
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Occupation: Actress
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Barbara Jane Horrocks (born 18 January 1964) is an English stage, film and television actress, voice artist, musician and singer, who played the roles of Bubble and Katy Grin in the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012). She was nominated for the 1993 Olivier Award for Best Actress for the title role in The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, and received Golden Globe and BAFTA Award nominations when she reprised the role in the 1998 film Little Voice (wikipedia)