36 Total Quotes

Kevin Bacon Quotes

Kevin Bacon
Any idiot can get laid when they're famous. That's easy. It's getting laid when you're not famous that takes some talent.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
There's an addictive quality to fame and when your celebrity starts to wane, people get a real fear about that, ... And that's why I think sometimes you see people who will put themselves on whatever real weird reality shows or they'll find themselves just back in the paper by doing something horrible. I almost get the feeling that it's better than not being in the paper.
Kevin Bacon
#Celebrity

Kevin Bacon
I'm not as enamored with actors as I am with musicians, especially like these guys, ... These are some of my heroes, and to be in the same room listening to them play or to what they have to say is fun for me.
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#Musicians

Kevin Bacon
It's called acting,
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#Acting And Actors

Kevin Bacon
That's cool and that's going to work.
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#Work

Kevin Bacon
As I was coming up on the stage, there was one source that could make or break you, the New York Times. Inevitably there would be one actor singled out for a better review, or worse, than somebody else. The effect of that was cancerous, divisive.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
A good director creates an environment, which gives the actor the encouragement to fly.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
Before Footloose, the things I'd done weren't cute. In Diner I was an alcoholic.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
Clint Eastwood has always been a hero.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
Critics can be your most important friend. I don't read criticism of my stuff only because when it's bad, it's rough-and when it's good, it's not good enough.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
Gary Oldman is impossible to steal a movie from. He's such a great actor, he's off the hook. I love him.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I always wanted, and still aspire, to be something more than just one thing, just one performance.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I didn't get into this so I could talk about my work, my movies. You become an actor to act.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I do better on the first three takes; I won't be better at 20 takes.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I do struggle with how much and in which way, as an artist or celebrity, that you voice your political views.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I don't have to do the lead. If I dig a part, I'll do it.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I don't read my own reviews and I haven't for probably 15 years. I read other people's reviews, though.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I don't want to stop acting, but acting in some ways is a young man's game.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I have a natural swagger.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I just let the work speak for itself. An actor is not afraid to take risks; to put on different hats; to be a good guy, a bad guy, a victim, an abuser. There are all kinds of people in the world, and playing them is what acting is all about.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I like directing. It takes a lot out of you, but I'd like to do it again-I just have to find a story I want to tell.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I think we all have a lot of darkness in our bellies. As an actor, the challenge of tapping into that, reaching down into that sadness or anger, is very therapeutic.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I'd always tried not to worry about the size of the role or the size of the film.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I'd really like to get the girl, shoot the gun, drive the car, have fun. I even have these kind of action dreams, where I'm the action guy.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I'm always happier and a better actor when I can really lose myself in a character and become somebody else.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
I've made three studio albums and one live one with my brother. It's melodic singer-songwriter acoustic-rock music.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
If I'm in a situation where someone doesn't recognize me and treats me like everyone else, I'm not used to it.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
If you're an actor, even a successful one, you're still waiting for the phone to ring.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
It does get old to have to always be a monkey in a zoo. I don't know what it's like any more to be anonymous.
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#American Actor

Kevin Bacon
L.A. kind of scares me.
Kevin Bacon
#American Actor