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In my life, I don’t need to have my face plastered everywhere. It’s not really something I want.
When we first filmed ‘Gilmore Girls,’ I didn’t know it would build such a cult following.
I was modeling with an agency in New York and a manager with the agency introduced himself to me one day and he said he had auditions for someone my age. He asked if I would be interested in doing some.
I was a film major.
More than anything, I just think about what roles I take on and make sure that it’s really something that I feel passionate about if I’m going to leave home and go work.
I’m not a fan of watching myself on TV – it’s just not relaxing. It’s like if you hear your voice on a recording: it doesn’t sound the same as when it comes out of your mouth.
I’ve been trying to find out what my wheelhouse is as an actor. ‘Gilmore’ was my first job, so only from there did I have a chance to really experiment and see how far I could stretch; I went maybe a little too far in certain directions.
I’m still a shy person. I’ve learned to put that aside on certain occasions. I have to. It’s part of my job.
For some unknown reason, bad-boys draw you in despite the fact that they are jerks.
Give me a hot drink, and I’m happy. Hot cider, hot chocolate, coffee… I like all winter beverages!
I just want to live each moment, but it’s kind of hard to do that when you are asked to analyze yourself constantly. But it’s also good in that you are forced to think about things that you don’t ordinarily think about. I think it’s strange.
I think that’s what makes life interesting – the evolution of getting older, and it’s kinda fascinating to me, the whole process.
There are a lot of challenges Ofglen faces as a Handmaid. She has to live her life for the Commander of her home, Glen, and it is really a bleak life. She has no rights, and her main job is to keep him and the rest of the people in his house happy.
Ofglen is a little different than the other Handmaids because she has a really rebellious spirit and she has the hope that she could escape.
I think there’s so much to play in adolescence; there’s so many conflicting things happening and so many changes, and there’s just a lot of good stuff to play there as an actor.
I write a lot too, so I would like to write or direct in the future if I can.
My perspective is that, when you’re a kid, if your audience is a group of children or teenagers, you do have some level of social responsibility. I feel that.
‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ takes place in the near future, a dystopian future, and is based on the book by Margaret Atwood. It takes place in what was formerly part of the United States at a period of time when society has been taken over by a totalitarian theocracy. It’s about the women who live in subjugation.
It gets kinda monotonous, but that’s television. There are plus sides and down sides. The positive side is that you have steady work for nine months of the year for however many years your show is on TV,.
Well, I think that a lot of times when you’re working on a film, there aren’t really opportunities to get to know all the people you have to work with.
Directors and writers have a lot of stress as well, because they have people they answer to.
Well, I think every film student goes into film school thinking they want to write and direct their own movies, and they don’t realize how much goes into it, and what a process it is.
I figured out that I was interested in acting while at NYU.
I remember seeing the performance Samantha Morton did in ‘Sweet and Low Down’ where she didn’t speak at all, and I loved it so much because she got to do so much work just by expressing herself in her body and her face. With expressions, it wasn’t necessary to speak. I find that appealing.
I really enjoy working, you know, on streaming outlets because there’s so much creative control for the creators of the shows, and, you know, you’re allowed to make such great television.