Christopher Walken Quotes
When I was a teenager and all these shows were on I was in that business, so I knew a lot of people in the theaters and I saw many of the great shows many times. I would go in and stand in the back – they would let me in, they knew me. I saw Fiddler on the Roof, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Gypsy, and Funny Girl many times just standing in the back.
I like to be cast well and then I like to be left alone. And good directors, that’s generally what they do when they hire you because you have something that’s useful to the part, and then they leave you alone. The times that I’ve run into trouble is when, very rare actually, but you get hired and then there’s some sort of makeover involved.