Go ahead quote me

Song Joong Ki.
Song Joong Ki.
Francis Ford Coppola.
Francis Ford Coppola.

The Hong Kong visit stunned me. That was the first time I realised how immense the popularity was. Especially when some female fans in their school uniform followed Song Joong Ki around. I was so proud to see that, as if a mother felt proud of her son.

DESCENDANTS OF THE SUN STAR SONG HYE KYO on the rise of her co-star Song Joong Ki in the popular K-drama


Why do we ask actors who are sometimes dumb as a brick important questions in our society and we listen to that?

ACTOR ANTHONY LAPAGLIA objecting to the cult of celebrity


When I made Apocalypse Now, I had no idea how I'd do it, but I told people I could do it and then I did it.

DIRECTOR FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA on how he works

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 23, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe