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Involved Grade

I was involved with drama departments since the 5th grade. I played at it. It was an escape.

- Adam Baldwin

See Making

I could definitely see myself making a serious movie or a drama in the future.

- Adam Carolla

Like Whole

I like that whole cop-comedy type of drama.

- Adam G. Sevani

Better Either

In drama you can either pretend everything is OK, or you can show the world as it really is in the hope that it gets better.

- Aidan Gillen

Part Whole

I was never part of that cliquey girl drama. Most of my friends were guys growing up, so I was never part of that whole toxic energy. It seemed like way too much hassle.

- Aimee Teegarden

Year Show

In my first year at drama school, I did this kids' show called 'Let's See.'

- Alan Cumming

School Graduated

I graduated in 1930 and I went up to the Yale Drama School for two years.

- Albert Maltz

Cut Bits

Drama is life with the dull bits cut out.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Cut Bits

What is drama but life with the dull bits cut out.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Thug Some

Even at drama school if there was a part of some eastern European thug it would be me.

- Alfred Molina

Doing Comedy

I enjoy doing drama, and I enjoy doing comedy equally.

- Alison Brie

Art Strong

For me, art has to have two things to really blow me away: a strong concept and drama.

- Alix Smith

Important Very

With my stepson, it is very important to me that there is no drama around the fact that he has two families.

- Allegra Huston

Means Natures

Experience means conflict, our natures being what they are, and conflict means drama.

- Allen Tate

Better Than

Great drama is all about conflict, and what's a better conflict than Republican-Democrat?

- Allison Janney

Once Terrified

I was once so terrified of acting that I used to pretend I was ill to get out of drama.

- Amy Jackson

Sees Lot

The floor of the U.S. Senate isn't a place that usually sees a lot of drama.

- Amy Klobuchar

Love Reason

I'd love to do a costume drama movie. For no other reason, except that it sounds fun to me.

- Amy Ryan

Like Lot

I like a certain style of show, I like a certain pace, I like a rhythm, I like a lot of comedy in with my drama.

- Amy Sherman-Palladino

Needs TV

Novels often have leisurely openings; a TV drama needs an arresting opening.

- Andrew Davies

Movie Whether

With every movie, I try to do something different, whether it's action, comedy or drama.

- Andrew Lau

Wrestling Like

There's no drama like wrestling.

- Andy Kaufman

People Go

There's a huge gulf between people who can afford to go to drama school and those who can't.

- Andy Serkis

Like Could

I like to do drama, something about life that could be disappointing.

- Ang Lee

I Am Doing

I am acting at university, and I have really enjoyed doing student drama.

- Anna Popplewell

Movies Cause

'Cause movies are human drama, that's it.

- Antoine Fuqua

School Actor

Drama school, you know, I own an acting school, Actor Prepares.

- Anupam Kher

Always Wanted

I always wanted to go to a drama school.

- April Pearson

Girlfriend Pathos

There is pathos and drama in 'Half Girlfriend.'

- Arjun Kapoor

Became Theater

When I came to know theater, drama became valuable to me.

- Asghar Farhadi

Characters Offer

I enjoy doing everything, comedy and drama. I just look for the characters really and what they offer.

- Chiwetel Ejiofor

Never TV

I never wanted to be the lead on a TV drama. It just robs you of your life, really.

- Chris Noth

Balance Comedy

I enjoy comedy and drama. A nice balance of both is great.

- Chris Owen

Cop Everybody

You can't beat a cop drama. That's what everybody seems to want to watch.

- Clark Johnson

Some Sort

Drama usually has some sort of intense conflict.

- Clint Eastwood


I like a drama.

- Clint Eastwood

Lot Actually

I've done a lot of drama in my career, but I'm actually more comfortable doing comedy.

- Coby Bell

Away Get

You can't get away from violence in drama. If you do not have conflict, you do not have drama.

- Cornel Wilde

School Broke

When I got out of Yale Drama School, I was completely broke.

- Courtney B. Vance

How Rehearsals

All they teach you in drama school is how to do stage fights and be a pain in rehearsals.

- Craig Ferguson

College Through

I was a drama major through college.

- Creed Bratton

Famous Most

The most famous Obama precept is, 'No drama.'

- Dan Pfeiffer

School High

I started drama in high school.

- Daniel Cudmore

Like Would

I would like to work in both comedy and drama.

- Daniela Bobadilla

Love Films

I love action films. I don't really like drama.

- Danny Trejo

Money Have Fun

I don't want the money. I don't want the drama. I just want to do my show. I want to have fun again.

- Dave Chappelle

Love Relate

I'd love to star in dark drama that audiences could really relate to.

- Daveigh Chase

Small Most

Most of our lives aren't that exciting, but the drama is still going on in the small details.

- David Byrne

Think Straight

I don't think I could write a straight drama.

- David E. Kelley

Offer Films

Films have degenerated to their original operation as carnival amusement - they offer not drama but thrills.

- David Mamet

Kid Well

Well, I was a drama kid.

- Dean Norris

Unhappy Someone

Drama's unhappy, and playing someone unhappy would make me unhappy.

- Debbie Reynolds

Television News

News is the best drama on television because it's real.

- Deborah Turness

Weird Minds

In a weird way, the drama behind the stage was sort of keeping 'Community' on people's minds.

- Jim Rash

Candle Comedy

I don't hold any candle for drama versus comedy.

- Jo Brand

School Plays

I went to drama school in the U.K., where we did endless Chekov plays.

- Joe Anderson

Sports Cast

Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.

- Joe Garagiola

Matt Carnegie

Matt Bomer and I went to Carnegie Mellon for drama together.

- Joe Manganiello

Path Taken

They put me in the drama class, and that's the path I've taken.

- Joe Mantegna

Opera Greek

Well, opera began with an intent to resuscitate Greek drama, that is, modern opera as we know it.

- John Eaton

Offer Careers

Comedy does offer an avenue to television and film careers for untelegenic people that great drama does not.

- John Hodgman

Very Holding

Comedy has to do with holding and releasing tension; it's very technical. It's more technical than drama.

- John Michael Higgins

Detective Definitely

A show like 'True Detective' is definitely a drama.

- John Wells

Reason Cameras

People are fascinated, for whatever reason, by human drama, and the idea that cameras are capturing ambient stories.

- Jonathan Nolan

Even Definitely

I definitely try to mix humour into anything I do, even if it is into a drama.

- Jorge Garcia

Comedy Pacing

Comedy is so hard; it's so much harder than drama. The pacing of it, the energy of it.

- Josh Lucas

Enjoy Comedy

I enjoy both comedy and drama, and have had memorable experiences in both film and T.V.

- Jud Tylor

Tears Audience

I try to bring the audience's own drama - tears and laughter they know about - to them.

- Judy Garland

Light Period

What you have to understand about period drama is that it's 'history light.'

- Julian Fellowes

End About

In the end, drama is successful if you care about the people.

- Julian Fellowes

Know Drives

It's that drama that drives authors, you know.

- Julie Kenner

Going Shake

'Shameless' is going to shake up television. Any drama is good drama. Bring it.

- Justin Chatwin

Good Ideas

I have my ideas of what a good documentary is, but drama is a different animal because you're arranging everything.

- Gus Van Sant

Comedy Devalue

I don't devalue comedy as compared to drama. Not one bit.

- Ben Stiller

Hope Your

Comedy is such a vulnerable thing. With drama, you're not trying to make someone cry. If you do, great, but that's not your goal. With comedy, you're trying to make someone laugh, so to me, it's harder because you are in such a vulnerable position. You're like, 'I hope people like this. I hope I do the joke justice.'

- Harley Quinn Smith

Small Big

Drama happens in big cricket matches. But also in small cricket matches.

- Harold Pinter

School Goodman

I went to the Goodman School of Drama in Chicago.

- Harvey Korman

Like Lot

People talk worse about people than they talk good about people, because a lot of people like drama.

- Hilary Duff

Love Films

I would love to work in a Bollywood film as there is so much drama and colour in the films there.

- Brad Pitt

Gun Simplest

The western is the simplest form of drama - a gun, death.

- Howard Hawks

See Greek

I see myself as a performer and that applies to a Greek drama or a modern comedy.

- Brendan Coyle

Theatre Almost

I almost failed drama at school. I hated it. It was all about the history of theatre.

- Brenton Thwaites

Play Similar

Directing an opera is similar to directing a play. The singing must not get in the way of the drama.

- Bruce Beresford

Promise Contained

With a contained environment, there is the promise of friction. And that is where the drama comes from.

- Bruce Greenwood

Movie Entertain

I want to entertain people, whether it be with a comedy, a drama or a movie. An idea's an idea.

- Bruce Nash

Singer Okay

You look up at drama, down at comedy. A singer, looking up is okay. A comic, it's death.

- Buddy Hackett

Want Actor

I'm an actor. I want to do drama.

- Buddy Hackett

Never Within

I never fully understand all the drama and machinations within the Eagles.

- J. D. Souther

Waste Draining

I really hate drama. It's draining; it's mentally draining. It's a waste of time.

- Carli Lloyd

Success Margin

The margin between success and drama is fractional.

- Jacky Ickx

Think Important

I think it's really important to have good quality drama on TV.

- Jaime Winstone

Me Kind

Drama seems to kind of surround me.

- Casey Johnson

Mean Graduate

When you graduate and come out with a degree in drama, that doesn't mean you're skilled and you're a professional.

- James Avery

Happy Majors

I noticed the drama majors on campus when I was at Notre Dame. They just seemed to be freer spirits than the rest of us. There was joy in their work; they were the only ones studying something whose work made them happy. I envied that.

- Catherine Hicks

Left Worked

When I left school I went to Australia for a year and worked in the drama department of a school in Perth.

- James D'arcy

School Study

I'm a bit of a fraud, really, as I didn't study acting at a drama school.

- Celia Imrie

My Life Think

I think my life has everything, you know; it has comedy, has drama, has action.

- Cesar Millan

Voice Think

I think this orchestra's strengths involve drama and voice.

- James Levine

Love Play

I love drama. I love to play an arc.

- Dee Wallace

Actor Very

An actor who is good at comedy can also be very good at drama, but not necessarily vice versa.

- Desi Arnaz