John Hawkes – I’d said to my sweetheart…

I’d said to my sweetheart a couple of days before that the SAG and Spirit…


“I’d said to my sweetheart a couple of days before that the SAG and Spirit Award nomination was amazing and I had no attachment to the Academy Award. I knew I was an underdog so I just decided to sleep through the announcement.”
-John Hawkes

John Hawkes – If a musician wants to…

If a musician wants to be an actor, everyone thinks that’s pretty cool. But if…


“If a musician wants to be an actor, everyone thinks that’s pretty cool. But if an actor wants to play a song, even if they’ve been doing it for 40 years, that’s bad news.”
-John Hawkes

John Hawkes – Hitchhiking was such a pure…

Hitchhiking was such a pure form of existence. You’d wake up in the morning, and…


“Hitchhiking was such a pure form of existence. You’d wake up in the morning, and you’d have no idea what your day was going to be. And that’s something I’ve never been able to shake. I loved that.”
-John Hawkes

John Hawkes – The only thing I do…

The only thing I do on a computer is play Texas Hold ‘Em, really. Obviously…


“The only thing I do on a computer is play Texas Hold ‘Em, really. Obviously my cell phone is a computer. My car is a computer. I’m on computers every day without actively seeking them out.”
-John Hawkes