All I know is that I've ruled out wearing fairy...
Isla Fisher Quotes
All I know is that I've ruled out wearing fairy wings. When I was nine I wanted to get married in fairy wings, and now I realize that's not cool anymore.
About the author
Born: 3 Feb 1976
Portia de Rossi
I remember vividly one distinct memory of arriving in Hong Kong and being the only blonde haired girl in this sea of international students, and thinking, 'Oh, my God. There's no hiding here.'
I really like being thrown into the works. Many actors, I have found, have this as a common trait. We had to, as children, adapt to various situations with either a military family or things like that.
I live in L.A. and I do have wonderful friends; I moved there when I was 19 so I developed a close knit group of friends, none of whom are actors, none of which are Australian, but I couldn't do it long term.
I love new cities, and if I haven't travelled for a month, the need to go somewhere starts to gets under my skin.
Although my father is English, I was brought up in Australia.
Generally, I play the kind of ethereal, fragile-on-the-outside-but-hard-and-damaged-on-the-inside type.
I never consciously set out to be an actor. I just kind of did whatever acting I could do.
In a photo shoot, you have to be very comfortable in your own skin. It's all about confidence-boosting and putting on armor.
Viking women, if they were left behind, were ruling their town. They were earls in their own right; they owned land in their own right. They could divorce their husbands if they wanted to. All of those wonderful allowances that were made for women in the Viking culture weren't really part of the Christian culture at the time.
When I was young, I used to tell my mum that she had to get me on the TV, but then modelling just sort of happened.