Edward James Olmos
MIAMI, FL - APRIL 25: Edward James Olmos on stage at Billboard Latin Music Awards 2013 at Bank United Center on April 25, 2013 in Miami, Florida.
I watched Edward James Olmos, this man who has been doing this since longer than I’ve been alive, and that was one of the really basic, simple things that he was adamant about. I would see him rehearsing over and over and over and over and over again so that he was not the one that missed his cue or wasn’t there when the other actor needed him.
When we saw the film at Sundance, she loved it. She saw it for the first time with people and understood that (her role) unified the plot of the filmMore quotes »
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