Go Ahead Quote Me

Ali Wong.
Ali Wong.
Kerry Washington.
Kerry Washington.
David Letterman.
David Letterman.

My manager was worried that I'd lose some of the hardcore attitude, but I was like, dude, there is nothing more hardcore than having a baby sliced out of you.

COMEDIENNE ALI WONG on getting back to work after giving birth to a girl


I definitely feel like I'm at that point where it's nice to not have to sit at home and wait to be invited to the party, but to be creating work for yourself.

ACTRESS KERRY WASHINGTON on taking her career into her own hands


There should be more women. I don't know why they didn't give my show to a woman. That would have been fine.

COMEDIAN DAVID LETTERMAN on his hopes for future late-night talk-show hosts

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 13, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe