Harvey Fierstein – When I write stuff and…

When I write stuff and I help cast it, I turn away good people all…


“When I write stuff and I help cast it, I turn away good people all the time. I may turn them down because this one’s too tall and that one doesn’t have a high enough voice or this one looks to old to match up with that one – there’s a billion reasons not to hire somebody.”
-Harvey Fierstein

Harvey Fierstein – You know, I always got…

You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very…


“You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very often it’s a role that’s underwritten, where the character has no personality at all. And they need a character actor who can fill it in.”
-Harvey Fierstein