"I can remember Trevor Nunn coming into my dressing room on a first night and saying, ‘When I come into your dressing room you’re always in tears’ – and in a way I am, because I always think this might be the last thing I do".
"With actors, all our ages are out there for all to see - you can’t hide anything, really. And it’s kind of a relief. This is my age, this is what I look like without makeup on - who cares? That youth culture - that lying about your age - it’s all denial of death anyway."