Zoe Wanamaker - Quotes

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Shakespeare's taught me that there are more words in the English language than I have got in my head.

Shakespeare's taught me that there are more words in the English language than I have got in my head.

Shakespeare showed me that once I understand the rules, I can break them. ---->>>

I don't have the confidence to be a personality. ---->>>

My mother was adorable, a great giggler. My father was very strong and could be quite frightening. ---->>>

I have lots of passions - gardens, art, music and reading. I have eclectic taste and read a huge variety of books. ---->>>

I'm constantly intimidated by Shakespeare's work. Trying to decipher what he's saying and holding on to that thought - not just as an actor, but as a human being - is a rigour. ---->>>

'As You Like It' was the first Shakespeare production I ever did. ---->>>

I absolutely hate clothes shopping, though I love clothes. It's my idea of heaven to be handed things to wear. ---->>>

I don't have any regrets about not having had children. What's the point? It's just something else to beat yourself up over. ---->>>

I don't want to be a director, or to have responsibility for hundreds of people. ---->>>

My father's death from prostate cancer in 1993 was tragic. He never complained about pain. He was a fighter. By the time he was ready to die he wasn't able to die in the way that he wanted to, which seemed an outrage to me. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-13, 1949
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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Occupation: Actress

Zoƫ Wanamaker, CBE (born 13 May 1949) is an American-British stage, television and film actress, who has worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. A nine-time Olivier Award nominee, she won for Once in a Lifetime (1979) and Electra (1998). She has also received four Tony Award nominations for her work on Broadway; for Piaf (1981), Loot (1986), Electra (1999), and Awake and Sing! (2006) (wikipedia)