“You’re still trying to protect me. Real or not real,” he whispers.
"Real," I answer. "Because that’s what you and I do, protect each other.”
“I was at the Oscars, waiting to hear if my name was called, and I kept thinking, Cakewalk, cakewalk, cakewalk. I thought, Why is ‘cakewalk’ stuck in my head? And then, as I started to walk up the stairs and the fabric from my dress tucked under my feet, I realized my stylist had told me, ‘Kick, walk, kick, walk.’ You are supposed to kick the dress out while you walk, and I totally forgot because I was thinking about cake! And that’s why I fell.”
"Exposition?" he says. "I can’t stand that. The thing is, a lot of actors stick to the script. They stick to what they think they’re supposed to do instead of contributing what they want, what they think could be better. Good actors are the ones that’ll stick up for their point of view and say hey, it’ll work better this way."