Joely Kim Richardson is an English actress, known for her role as Julia McNamara in the FX drama series Nip/Tuck, and Queen Catherine Parr in the Showtime series The Tudors. She has also appeared in films such as 101 Dalmatians, Event Horizon, The Patriot, Anonymous, and the Hollywood film adaptation The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo... (wikipedia)
I care so much less, now, about going up the ladder; if I cared about the ladder I would be doing it all very wrong.
You grow up by making mistakes. I've made a ton of them, but as long as I keep on failing better, I don't mind.
I live quite an unsettled life.
I think work really is a life saver, because it carries you forward, which is good.
Everyone knows in the industry that when these great roles come up, every two years, there's a huge number of people up for them. I'm not one of those top five females that can personally finance any film.
The early part of my career I really struggled, getting turned down again and again. I was in debt, and it was horrible. And then my family hit such highs in their careers, I asked myself what I was thinking going into the same profession.
Seize the day. Well, I aspire to that anyway.
So often people say something and you realise you haven't really heard it.
My mother, for the last 20 years anyway, would not call herself a Marxist but a human rights activist.
And whatever my weight, I've always been skinny from the waist up.