"I couldn’t gag the 5-year-old self inside of me. I said, ‘What should we do?’ And he was like, ‘DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! DO IT! Are you fuckin’ kiddin’ me? It’s Spider-Man!’ My inner 5-year-old is a New Yorker with a smoker’s cough and a horrible mouth."
“I just think I’ve always been sensitive and had difficulty containing my feelings, and I’ve always searched for outlets for that, because otherwise those feelings come out in chaotic ways that aren’t always great. So I think I was searching from the start of my conscious life for some kind of constructive way to work through my feelings, and I found acting.”