I did not want to reject religion as nonsense because life seemed to have no ultimate purpose without it, and most of the good people I knew were Christians.
Judaism is much more communal, and partly as a consequence of my religious switch, I am increasingly more suspicous of my previous view that what people do in the privacy of their own home is their business alone.
Whether you do a play in front of 100 people or a movie that one billion people see, you’re still affecting people.
One in 150 kids is autistic these days. The autism spectrum is growing.
The thing about me is I have a great little acting school. I teach about 125 students.
I decided to take God and organized religion seriously, and to reject the secular life which in my teens had looked attractive because it allowed me to act in any way that I wanted.
I now attend non-orthodox synagogues, and study little during the secular week.
The Seventh Day Adventist Church believes that it was specially chosen by God to prepare the world for the Second Coming of His Son Jesus.
At times during high school and college I wished to be a sportswriter.
I’ve often thought that my lack of intimacy with those around me is the fault of those around me.
I’m not jumping into anything fast. I’m an actor that likes to choose my work and there’s an element of good taste to my work.
I have decided to follow in my sinful ways, and have largely abandoned the increasingly religious life I was leading over the previous months, including several hours of Talmudic study a day.