Go Ahead Quote Me

Leslie Jones
Leslie Jones
Gillian Flynn
Gillian Flynn

Comedy is a release just like art and music... It can't always be serious. You need The Three Stooges just as much as you need John Oliver.

COMEDIENNE LESLIE JONES


I wrote Sharp Objects because I wanted to write a character study and I hid that inside of a mystery. I tricked people into reading about women and violence and rage and what that looked like in three different generations of women.

AUTHOR GILLIAN FLYNN on her 2006 debut novel Sharp Objects


Good hosts aren't machines that deliver information and ask questions. They study subjects like psychology to know how to approach different individuals and audiences.

MALAYSIAN TV HOST DESMOND TEY

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 25, 2018, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe