“Don’t use the last chapter to judge someone’s life, because his life is full of beautiful stories and triumphs and failures and successes that it doesn’t matter about his problems, it matters about the lives that he’s changed and it matters that he was genuine.”
Vulnerability. You have to tap into what makes you feel uncomfortable as a person so you could bring that to the role. If it’s real for you, it’s gonna be real for the audience. If you’re experiencing something that’s important to you, that’s a personal experience, that’s gonna come across the camera.
“We’re being sold on the idea (celebrity matters). That’s what the mass-media images are telling us. And they’re selling it as reality. But it’s not real. The only thing that’s real is how you feel about yourself.”