Go Ahead Quote Me

Maggie Smith.
Maggie Smith.
 Josh Brolin.
Josh Brolin.
Taraji P. Henson.
Taraji P. Henson.

"I'm exhausted now that the filming is over and all I want to do is to lie down and watch the box sets, as I've never seen the show in full. I don't know how I've managed to get through it all.

I feel as tired as one of Violet's wigs."

DOWNTON ABBEY STAR MAGGIE SMITH


"First you think, 'Oh, this is cool.' Then you think, 'No, this is really not cool. I don't like this movie any more.' Then you hear one actor say, 'I'm not a f****** stuntman.' Everybody's true colours start to come out."

ACTOR JOSH BROLIN on diva behaviour on the set of the new disaster film Everest


"I'm not 20something. I'm not trying to find myself - I know exactly who I am and exactly what I want."

ACTRESS TARAJI P. HENSON, 45, who knows what she is looking for in a man

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 19, 2015, with the headline 'GoAheadQuoteMe'. Print Edition | Subscribe