“Act wherever you can. You can’t be picky” PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN

At a press call for the Golden Globes, one of the greatest actors of our time, Philip Seymour Hoffman, was asked by a journalist the age old question:

What advice would you give to aspiring actors starting out?

His reply…

“You have to act wherever you can. You can’t be picky…even if you’re auditioning for something you know you’re never gonna get…if someone else is paying the rent on a room, you gotta act as well as you can”

One thought on ““Act wherever you can. You can’t be picky” PHILIP SEYMOUR HOFFMAN

  • March 3, 2017 at 9:59 am
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    This is exactly what I was looking for! Thanks Actor’s Pad for all the insight and motivation towards my Dream role in the future… practice, practice, practice is key to your craft. Looking forward to reading more. Going over lines for an audition, today. #TakingABreak #ActorsLife

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