Go Ahead Quote Me

Giselle Bundchen
Giselle Bundchen
Sara Bareilles
Sara Bareilles
Mindy Kaling
Mindy Kaling

I'm older, wiser. If I had to promote myself in the way girls modelling now have to do it, forget it. I wouldn't do it.

SUPERMODEL GISELLE BUNDCHEN on her aversion to social media


It lit such a fire in me because I didn't know until that moment how passionate and protective I was about the storytelling.

SINGER SARA BAREILLES on pursuing songwriting early in her career despite being told she could only sing


If I had to base my career on what white men wanted, I would be very unsuccessful, so there is obviously an audience out there who want to watch things like (Ocean's 8), what I work on...

ACTRESS-WRITER MINDY KALING on the dominance of white male movie reviewers

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 18, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe