Go Ahead Quote Me

Kristin Scott Thomas
Kristin Scott Thomas
Janelle Monae
Janelle Monae
Octavia Spencer
Octavia Spencer

I long to talk to people who really know the facts of politics. When I talk, I'm just repeating what I read in the paper.

ACTRESS KRISTIN SCOTT THOMAS


Has it been that long? I don't know. I live in the future.

SINGER JANELLE MONAE when told her new album, Dirty Computer, is her first in five years


My face is still the same, my heart perhaps has changed. It's more grown-up than when I started acting and it doesn't allow for being put in a box. With time comes experience and you learn that if you don't break out of those boxes yourself, no one else will allow you to.

ACTRESS OCTAVIA SPENCER

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 03, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe