They were sweet, sweet people. The reason they’re so quick [with their wit] is because people shout stuff at them all the time. They only want to look pretty. What’s wrong with that? That’s all Kitten wants.
Cillian Murphy on hanging out with drag queens in preparation for his role in Breakfast on Pluto.
“I’ve gone into auditions and I think they have an assumption about me when they see my photo and then I open my mouth and they say, ‘Where exactly are you from? And you were born in Ethiopia? But you’re Irish, but you also kind of sound English. That’s really strange.’ They want to put you in a box in LA, that’s how they tend to do it there, so if you don’t fit in that box, it makes it more difficult.” - Ruth Negga