Quotes by: Paul Dano

Paul Dano
Dano at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival
Born Paul Franklin Dano
(1984-06-19) June 19, 1984 (age 32)
New York City, New York, United States
Occupation Actor, producer, singer, musician
Years active 1999–present
Partner(s) Zoe Kazan (2007–present)

Have I seen any plays that I've been in? Uh, you know, might be a little weird.
Paul Dano
One of my favorite films is 'Dumb and Dumber.' I'd love to do some really silly comedy someday.
Paul Dano
One of my favorite things I read was John Steinbeck's journals while he was writing 'East of Eden,' which was so cool.
Paul Dano
I've been fortunate to work with several actors and directors who I look up to, and learned from each of them.
Paul Dano
I'm a private person, but I don't feel afraid to walk out of my door or anything. I get recognised occasionally, but not overwhelmingly so.
Paul Dano
'Looper' was a wonderful script. Rian Johnson is the real deal and a really talented filmmaker.
Paul Dano
One thing you notice is, there's a lot of people with raw talent, and then there's people who take that talent and work hard.
Paul Dano
My first paying job might have been doing a play, actually. My mom paid me to dress up as a flounder at my sister's 'Little Mermaid' - themed birthday party when I was little.
Paul Dano
On 'There Will Be Blood,' I was cast at the last minute. I had 3 and a half to 4 days to get ready for the first day. I just went for it, threw myself in there and gave it everything I had. That was just guts and instinct, not a lot of preparation.
Paul Dano
With somebody like Harrison Ford, they're so commanding and confident, and you know, he does have a certain power or charisma, and those are things that are sort of ineffable.
Paul Dano
I think it is important to make sure that I have my real life as well, because Hollywood can certainly seem like an alternate reality sometimes.
Paul Dano
I love filming in New York. I love New York movies, too. I just like it when people can take New York and make it their own, because there are so many different New Yorks.
Paul Dano
People think memorizing lines is hard, when that's the last thing you worry about. You get that done, and then you've got to worry about the internal stuff, which is the challenging part.
Paul Dano
I know I'd like to direct a film at some point, and maybe I'll write it.
Paul Dano
I like listening to my playlist on the iPod. I don't want radio with commercials.
Paul Dano
Sometimes I think your intellect can get in your way as an actor or an artist. When you come from a world of improv and comedy, you're able to let it flicker and fall out.
Paul Dano
I remember going to the theatre when I was little and the lights going down and just getting really scared about what was going to happen up there.
Paul Dano
I don't want my learning curve to be stunted by just all of a sudden doing work all the time and not being careful about the work that I'm doing.
Paul Dano
You try to get to know your character as best as you can before you start filming - what's written and not written.
Paul Dano

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