“Lincoln could be on the moon. He’s still Lincoln.” Bill Oberst Jr.
“All you have to do to be a camera actor is tell the truth.” Bill Oberst Jr.
“The fact that Abraham Lincoln ever, ever became President is either a freak accident of history… or destiny; God’s providence to America.” Bill Oberst … Read More
“Abraham Lincoln was a melancholy man, so he had a dark side that appeals to horror fans.” Bill Oberst Jr.
“Abraham Lincoln is resolute, honest, has the best interest of the nation at heart, and he’s as ugly as homemade Sunday sin, so he is … Read More
“Abraham Lincoln is the guy who could never be elected today, but whom we desperately wish we could elect.” Bill Oberst Jr.
“Ask questions. Listen. Be quiet. Be willing to make a fool of yourself. Be willing to be completely exposed and to give all you’ve got … Read More
“If someone asked for advice on being an actor I’d say “Don’t. It’s a hard life.” And if they walked away I’d be happy to … Read More
“The live audience is a blind date. The camera is a hungry lover. One wants to be wined and dined and seduced and then decide … Read More
“Lincoln is me. He is America. He is what makes us a great nation and a dangerous nation, all wrapped up in one man.” … Read More
“I want to be Lon Chaney. I want to be Karloff. I want to help people escape the mundane world. I want to make their … Read More
“I love swimming in the darker seas, so even if I play a noble guy (well, like Lincoln for instance) I am pre-disposed to try … Read More
“Take every job. Learn everybody’s name. Show up early. Know who you are and know who you’re not. Stop dreaming and start trying.” Bill … Read More