Go ahead quote me

Lauren Graham.
Lauren Graham.
Dev Patel.
Dev Patel.
Joe Jonas.
Joe Jonas.

My dad and I went to see Annie at the Kennedy Center and I got an Annie T-shirt. Somebody asked me in a store one day if I was in the cast of Annie, and I said yes because I so wanted to be in the cast. So my first role was 'person who was in the cast of Annie'.

GILMORE GIRLS STAR LAUREN GRAHAM on the moment in her childhood when she knew she wanted to act


She is a complete scene stealer. You can have this huge monologue and then at the end, she'll say one line or throw you a sour look, and she's ripped the scene away from you.

DEV PATEL on Exotic Marigold Hotel co-star Maggie Smith


I don't have to think, 'Oh, my parents are in the room, can I say the word f*** in this song?'

SINGER JOE JONAS, who would rather record music with friends than with family

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