14 Total Quotes

Tony Shalhoub Quotes

I really, really wished and hoped and worked hard toward having longevity, being able to work with people that I respected [and] to keep looking for and seeking out interesting parts,
Tony Shalhoub
#Longevity

We're thrilled with the way people have embraced the show and kind of relate to the character, not just the character of Monk but all the characters. It's a good job,
Tony Shalhoub
#Good Job

This business can be very frustrating but there is success story after success story of people who take the bull by the horns. Actors who are frustrated ... [should] do your own project. Find a writer, shoot a movie. It can be done,
Tony Shalhoub
#Acting And Actors

All I wanted with that film was to represent the possibility that there might be normal people who are Muslim or Arab with the same fears, responsibilities, hopes.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

And Big Night, I think by the end the brothers find that balance, when they touch each other on the shoulder over breakfast and it's understood that what should never have driven them apart almost drove them apart. I think that's a true moment.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

I don't look as handsome in Men in Black 2 as I did in the first one.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

I shot Barton Fink in July and moved out to LA that fall. The movie came out in the spring and it was a year before I got Wings.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

I still think of myself as a stage actor. When I do film and television I try to implement what I was taught to do in theatre, to try to stretch into characters that are far from myself.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

I was one of those people who put too much emphasis on work and career and material possessions, and it took its toll on all my relationships, on my physical health, my emotional and mental health.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

I'm impossible to direct. I couldn't get myself to do anything.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

It was really an experience, being my first time directing a movie. The scenes that I was in, Brooke really directed me all the time. And the scenes that both of us were in, Brooke directed those. Come to think of it, Brooke directed most of the scenes.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

To my fellow nominees, whoever they are - I'm not that familiar with their work - I just want to say, there's always next year - except, you know, for Ray Romano .
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

With what's happened in the world the last three years, it's easier to see why it's become popular again to diminish and revile Arabs and Muslims in American popular culture.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor

You're not really necessarily the coolest guy in their life. You are a conduit to the really cool people.
Tony Shalhoub
#American Actor