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Rachel Ward

Ward in 2012
Born Rachel Claire Ward
(1957-09-12) 12 September 1957 (age 59)
Cornwell, Oxfordshire, England
Occupation Actress, film director, screenwriter
Years active 1979–present
Spouse(s) Bryan Brown (1983–present)
Website Rachel Ward – New Town Films

Having done something like The Thorn Birds gives you enormous longevity. You can keep picking and choosing the roles for a bit longer.
Rachel Ward
You're in a movie because you're appealing and because you represent the aspiration, the fantasy, the ideal.
Rachel Ward
I got pigeonholed a bit. When I wanted to be an actress, I never wanted to be the kind of actress I became.
Rachel Ward
I remember having to take detours around the Hollywood sign to avoid having to see this grotesque poster of myself on Sunset Boulevard.
Rachel Ward
I've been as critically rubbished as acclaimed and the worst thing about that is that it usually plays into your own self-criticism.
Rachel Ward
Writers are very much undervalued in the creative process.
I always tell young actors to have a back-up. You don't want to find yourself at the age of 30 still struggling to make a living out of acting.
Rachel Ward
All anything takes, really, is confidence.
There's very little bohemia in Australia and it's one of the things I miss most about not living in Europe.
Rachel Ward
When I wanted to be an actress, I never wanted really to be the kind of actress I became.
Rachel Ward