Go ahead Quote me

Jackie Chan
Jackie Chan
J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton

I'm already back in Beijing and working on the set. To me, the moment I receive any honorary award becomes a moment in the past.

ACTOR JACKIE CHAN, after receiving an honorary Oscar in Los Angeles last weekend


It was intense. I was learning to write a screenplay while writing a screenplay. It's a totally different thing to novels. It was a real challenge. To tell you the truth, I loved that. I am still learning.

HARRY POTTER CREATOR J.K. ROWLING on writing the script for her new movie, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them


This might surprise people, but I'd love to do a movie with Brad Pitt. I think we'd be great together. We'd play a couple of Southern guys.

ACTOR BILLY BOB THORNTON on teaming up with his ex-wife Angelina Jolie's estranged husband

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 17, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead Quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe