Christopher Plummer Quotes
12 quotations by Christopher Plummer
|Working with Julie Andrews is like getting hit over the head with a valentine.
|The part of Mike Wallace drew me to the movie because I thought, what an outrageous part to play.
|The first time my father saw me in the flesh was on the stage, which is a bit weird. We went out to dinner, and he was charming and sweet, but I did all the talking.
|The drama critic for The Montreal Gazette gave me a good review in a high-school production of Pride and Prejudice. It went to my head.
|Most of my life I have played a lot of famous people but most of them were dead so you have a poetic license.
|It is a culture voice, but it is a very American culture voice, and I am very used to English culture voice. So I had to work like hell to flatten those R's.
|I'm too old-fashioned to use a computer. I'm too old-fashioned to use a quill.
|I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days.
|I steered clear of all those political intrigues, particularly when you're having to play a character. So I have to shut my eyes and ears to that.
|I couldn't believe when I first got a fan letter from Al Pacino, it was unreal.
|Here is Mike Wallace, who is visible to the public, and I have been watching him since the early '50s. Smoking up a storm and insulting his guests and being absolutely wonderfully evil and charming too.
|A lot of great people have seen people portray them and loathed them. But I did my best and I don't think there is anything to be offended at.