I am an actress first, a singer second.
– Grace Jones
Anybody can say she’s an actress. It’s another thing to get a job.
– Heather Locklear
Actresses are nightmares. I don’t hang out with any of them. That’s a problem with my profession. I try not to be like an actress.
– Gina Gershon
It was scary, and I knew what it was like to be an unemployed actress again.
– Hunter Tylo
I’m an actress, and that’s my work and my passion.
– Hani Furstenberg
While being called beautiful is extremely flattering, I would much rather be noticed for my work as an actress.
– Halle Berry
My career is as an actress. I am an actress playing a comedienne.
– Joan Rivers
I’ve never felt like a French actress.
– Isabelle Adjani
Usually, when you’re an actress, you have to audition 20 times.
– Jennifer Coolidge
The only actress they didn’t test was Garbo. Must have been her accent.
– Judy Holliday
I like to extend myself as an actress and David really helped me.
– Isabella Rossellini
I am a director’s actress in general – I depend a lot on them.
– Jacqueline Fernandez
I hated the whole idea of being an actress. I used to throw up before every performance and cry afterward.
Obviously, I’m not a trained actress, and right now I’ll come out and say I’m glad I’m not.
– Jenny McCarthy
I was always telling my family I wanted to become an actress, and I did.
– Jackee Harry
I think, as an actress, it is amazing to shock your audiences.
As an actress, I think there is always a political consciousness there.
– Juliette Binoche
That’s why I’m an actress – escaping into a world.
– Julie Walters
For me, being an actress is not just a profession but a profession of faith.
I always knew I wanted to work in entertainment, but I actually really wanted to be a singer more than an actress.
– India de Beaufort
Whatever its origin, I’d like to see a cure for the Incredibly Shrinking Actress phenomena.
– Julia Stiles
As an actress we don’t beat one another. It’s whoever’s right for the part.
I was always a singer and a dancer, and I always wanted to be an actress. For me, it’s all just one thing.
– Jennifer Lopez
Being an actress hasn’t made me insecure. I was insecure long before I declared I was an actress.
– Amy Adams
I became an actress to provoke people and move people and to tell the stories.
– Alyssa Sutherland
I just became a singer, because I could never get work as an actress.
– Barbra Streisand
I think Gina Rowlands is an amazing actress.
– Angela Sarafyan
I’m a working actress.
– Adriane Lenox
I’ve been working as an actress and sort of struggling along for ten years, so I’ve been on a million auditions for a million things I haven’t booked.
– Allison Tolman
I think the era of the diva actress is coming to an end.
– Amanda Seyfried