Julia O'Hara Stiles (born March 28, 1981, in New York City) is an American stage and screen actress.
Selma Blair, US Weekly, January 20, 2003
I always loved how people like Jon Voight and Laurence Olivier shocked you every time they came on-screen. They were so different each time. That's what I hope to do with acting — be the chameleon and not get stuck in a type.
loved, people, Jon, Olivier, shocked, you, time, onscreen, different
I tend to gravitate toward the more powerful roles. As opposed to the doe-eyed girl who bats her eyelashes and runs around in towels, you now what I mean? Because that kind of makes me want to vomit."
tend, gravitate, more, powerful, roles, opposed, girl, who, bats
I really like Shakespeare a lot. The characters that he writes for females, I think, are really great and a lot more compelling than what modern writers write, which is weird because they didn't have actresses then.
Shakespeare, characters, writes, females, think, great, more, compelling, what
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