Richard Ayoade Famous Quotes & Sayings

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33 Richard Ayoade Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Richard Ayoade Sayings: Why have a pet hate? Why should it be confined? My hate is both wide Why have a pet hate? Why should it be confined? My hate is both wide ranging and total.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: When I do plays in New York and do eight shows a week, you have When I do plays in New York and do eight shows a week, you have the same feeling. Three of them are terrible, four of them are okay and one is really good. It's hard to say what accounts for the really good one or for the terrible ones, but you end up trying to remanufacture whatever worked for the good one, like eating a tomato. I ate a tomato and the show was good, but that of course is not how it works.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: The most interesting part of filming is what the actors do. That's the primary link The most interesting part of filming is what the actors do. That's the primary link between the story and the audience.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: Even so-called 'short novels' are pretty long and can take several hours to read, so Even so-called 'short novels' are pretty long and can take several hours to read, so make sure you stay hydrated. I like to keep an isotonic sports drink handy if I'm going to be reading for any longer than forty minutes. I'll also take regular breaks and make sure I'm wearing loose-fitting clothing.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: As in, I think 'Badlands' is one of the funniest films of all time: 'Every As in, I think 'Badlands' is one of the funniest films of all time: 'Every day I wish I was carried off to a magical land, but that never happened' is one of the funniest lines in any film.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I'm just terrible. At talking. With words. I'm just terrible. At talking. With words.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I only ever privately tell people stuff for the scene. And I often ask what I only ever privately tell people stuff for the scene. And I often ask what they feel is right. Normally, by the time that we're filming, if it doesn't work, it always the script.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: My parents didn't go to university and weren't brought up in England. They hadn't heard My parents didn't go to university and weren't brought up in England. They hadn't heard of any other universities other than 'Cambridge' or 'Oxford.'
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I was directing before I started doing 'The IT Crowd.' It wasn't something that led I was directing before I started doing 'The IT Crowd.' It wasn't something that led on after acting I guess. I was sort of doing this stuff before acting.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I don't know how to be myself. It's like I'm permanently outside myself. Like, like I don't know how to be myself. It's like I'm permanently outside myself. Like, like you could push your hands straight through me if you wanted to. And I can see the type of man I want to be versus the type of man I actually am and I know that I'm doing it but I'm incapable of what needs to be done. I'm like Pinocchio, a wooden boy. Not a real boy. And it kills me.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: No. I really don't think I'm cool. I'm not. No. I really don't think I'm cool. I'm not.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I have all these things that I want to say to her, like... Like how I have all these things that I want to say to her, like... Like how I can tell she's a lonely person, even if other people can't. Cause I know what it feels like to be lost and lonely and invisible.
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Richard Ayoade Sayings: I'm not a terribly social person, and so I have to really like people to I'm not a terribly social person, and so I have to really like people to work with them.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I'm not sure I'd hire myself in anything. I certainly couldn't be an actor. That I'm not sure I'd hire myself in anything. I certainly couldn't be an actor. That would be terrible. For everyone.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I'm not good at watching myself. I'm not good at watching myself.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: A lot of comedies are based on the reaction shot. You have one person doing A lot of comedies are based on the reaction shot. You have one person doing something stupid and one person is generally the straight man, and the laughs generally come on the reaction of the straight man to the funny thing the other person has done.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I suppose I sort of like effects that have some organic elements rather than ones I suppose I sort of like effects that have some organic elements rather than ones that are entirely generated by a computer. Just because, no matter how complex the algorithm is, it's still an algorithm.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: With a live performance, you feel nervous because there's a sense it could do well With a live performance, you feel nervous because there's a sense it could do well or badly based on how well you are performing, whereas the only variable with a film premiere is technical, which invariably you have very little control over, whether the sound is good, whether the acoustics of the room are good.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: A writer/director is a tough thing to gauge when someone hasn't directed a movie before. A writer/director is a tough thing to gauge when someone hasn't directed a movie before. You just don't know. Sometimes it will be a great script that's written beautifully, and then the director who has also written it does not have the facility to translate it.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: The act of seeing any film generally is you knowing more than the characters, even The act of seeing any film generally is you knowing more than the characters, even if it's the classic Hitchcock shot of two people talking and a bomb being under the table. Part of the pleasure of it is seeing where people go wrong, and the irony of situations.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: Louis Malle is maybe one of my favorite directors, but I love Tarantino. Louis Malle is maybe one of my favorite directors, but I love Tarantino.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I like Roy Orbison's video for 'I Drove All Night' because it's so literal. It I like Roy Orbison's video for 'I Drove All Night' because it's so literal. It is just a man driving throughout the night. I like that silliness. To be in a video is a ridiculous thing. It's almost impossible to do it without any humour.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: Has any film ever been made that's better than the worst episode of Columbo? Has any film ever been made that's better than the worst episode of Columbo?
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I find performing very difficult. It's difficult to be a good actor. I get very I find performing very difficult. It's difficult to be a good actor. I get very nervous, even though it sounds disingenuous, because you could legitimately go, 'Well, why do it?'
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I actually prefer night shoots to days. I prefer being up. It's easier for me. I actually prefer night shoots to days. I prefer being up. It's easier for me. I'm more of a night person.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: American television is very much created by the writers, just the volume of it. The American television is very much created by the writers, just the volume of it. The writers are so key. You're just trying to do something that serves that script. And in general, film isn't all about the script, really.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I try to write every day. Sometimes the things come out well, and sometimes they I try to write every day. Sometimes the things come out well, and sometimes they don't. When they come out well you think, Wow, I must be really great; and when they come out poorly, you think you must be terrible, but the truth is that's how any process works.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I think people have the capacity to be many different things and many seemingly contradictory I think people have the capacity to be many different things and many seemingly contradictory behaviors.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I'm pretty bad at seeing new films. I'm pretty bad at seeing new films.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I've only ever really been in shows of friends, so I don't know exactly what I've only ever really been in shows of friends, so I don't know exactly what happened. I think I'm incredibly cheap to hire. That can buy some traction. I'm as cheap as it's possible for an actor to be legally.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I don't really know what my personality is anyway. I don't really have one. I don't really know what my personality is anyway. I don't really have one.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I've always felt that actors in my experience have a very good and accurate instinct I've always felt that actors in my experience have a very good and accurate instinct about whether something feels right or not. They just have a sense because they have to literally do it.
Richard Ayoade Sayings: I think there's nothing worse than telling actors what to do in front of everyone, I think there's nothing worse than telling actors what to do in front of everyone, because then on the next take, everyone's waiting to see if you do that ... Everyone watches. It's just the worst thing.