Go Ahead Quote Me

LANCE BASS
LANCE BASS
ACTRESS ZENDAYA
ACTRESS ZENDAYA
TALK SHOW HOST JAMES CORDEN
TALK SHOW HOST JAMES CORDEN

We were prepared to go even higher but (were) totally discouraged... they will outperform any bid with unlimited resources... How can I compete with a billion-dollar corporate entity?

LANCE BASS, member of former boyband N'Sync, whose bid to buy the Brady Bunch house in Los Angeles was topped by an offer from Hollywood Studio


I always tell my theatrical manager, 'Any time it says they're looking for white girls, send me out. Let me get in the room. Maybe they'll change their minds.'

ACTRESS ZENDAYA on breaking racial conventions in Hollywood


I was in a car, and by the time the call finished, I sat outside his house and they were like, 'He's not in the zone for it right now. We'll do it another time'. 

TALK SHOW HOST JAMES CORDEN on the snub from Kanye West to do a Carpool Karaoke segment, even as Corden's car was turning the corner to the rapper's house

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 10, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe