Tom Skerritt - Quotes

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Just being hired by a great director is complimentary.

Just being hired by a great director is complimentary.

One has the responsibility to oneself, to the writer, director and the people who put up the money, to put out the best of what one has experienced and understood about the human condition as it relates to the role one has been hired to portray. ---->>>

I'm currently trying to direct my own material. ---->>>

Most screenplays depend primarily on the vision of a director. ---->>>

As a very experienced writer once told me, 'It's in the rewrites'. ---->>>

Obviously, if a director doesn't communicative a clear, relevant vision of the material, it will not succeed no matter how good the material. ---->>>

Rarely ever see or meet the writer during shooting. ---->>>

TV writing is different than other mediums, involving the writer. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-25, 1933
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Occupation: Actor

Thomas Roy "Tom" Skerritt (born August 25, 1933) is an American actor who has appeared in more than forty films and more than two hundred television episodes since 1962. He is known for his roles in MASH, Alien, Top Gun, A River Runs Through It, Up in Smoke, and the television series Picket Fences. Skerritt has earned several awards and nominations, including a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 1993 for Picket Fences (wikipedia)