Go Ahead Quote Me

John Legend.
John Legend.
Kate Mara.
Kate Mara.
Courtney Barnett.
Courtney Barnett.

I'm not even thinking about her first date. We're just trying to get her to turn over!

MUSICIAN JOHN LEGEND, who refuses to think about his four-month-old daughter's future now


Our agents would never tell us. So I don't think it's happened. But maybe there are producers out there laughing, saying, 'Haha, it happened yesterday and we hired your sister!'

ACTRESS KATE MARA, when asked if she has been up for the same job as her sister Rooney


Everything feels extravagant to me. (When I was a kid) my grandma told me I was lucky to have things other people don't. In the early days of touring, four of us used to share a bed, so having my own room now feels extravagant.

SINGER COURTNEY BARNETT

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 18, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe