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I'm still traumatized that I'm going to be on a big screen in a white bikini and naked so who knows!

I'm still traumatized that I'm going to be on a big screen in a white bikini and naked so who knows!

And now oddly I'm getting sexier parts than I've ever gotten. ---->>>

But I have had the luxury of working on good films with great people. ---->>>

Holly Hunter has been doing great work forever.

Holly Hunter has been doing great work forever.

I always try to approach character first and foremost viscerally. ---->>>

I think it would be hard to go the distance in this business without a sense of humor. ---->>>

I'm obsessed. I've always needed to know what's going on but now it's a must. ---->>>

If my gravy train stops at SAG, honey, it's been a great ride. ---->>>

It's never easy with characters in these dark and grave circumstances but that's my job. ---->>>

And I have a really great agent and I know it's almost an oxymoron to say you have a smart agent. But she is and she has a beautiful aesthetic and she has guided me. ---->>>

But no, had I been successful in my 20s I would have been just fine. But it is nice to defy the odds. ---->>>

I don't like a lot of rehearsing. ---->>>

I have to watch the news or my day is not complete. ---->>>

I just have a thing for writers. Maybe it because I'm just so not a writer. ---->>>

I love writers. All of my best friends are writers. ---->>>

I think it kind of took being a character actor to kind of now enter into leading ladies. ---->>>

I think it's always harder in a film to convey intimacy. ---->>>

I'll read a script maybe twice, but I'll think about the role more than I'll rehearse lines. ---->>>

I'm really a director's actor. I rely heavily on a director. ---->>>

New Orleans. Born and raised. I lived there until I was 19. ---->>>

See, the SAG awards caught me totally by surprise. ---->>>

The majority of work I do is in independent films, where you're lucky if you have five takes. ---->>>

The odds are not in your favor the older you get, especially if you're a woman in this business. ---->>>

Well did graduate summa cum laude from Fordham University. ---->>>

Why are comedic parts for women the exception, not the rule? ---->>>

You're always close and you never get that big romantic lead. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 12-29, 1959
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Occupation: Actress

Patricia Davies Clarkson (born December 29, 1959) is an American actress. She has starred in many leading and supporting roles in films such as The Station Agent, The Pledge, The Green Mile, Far from Heaven, High Art, Dogville, Good Night, and Good Luck, Easy A, and Cairo Time. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the Golden Globe for her performance in Pieces of April (2003) (wikipedia)