Paul is Starsky and I met him before shooting. He was very kind and encouraged us to go with what we wanted to do. It was very sweet to see them back with the car after 25 years.
My parents used to throw great New Year’s Eve parties. They invited such an eclectic mix of showbiz people. All those cool people were always hanging out at our apartment.
The failure of The Cable Guy impacted my career. I had to start writing and acting again.
It was a mixed blessing to have famous parents. It was tough to go to auditions and be bad since I couldn’t be anonymous.
There’s always an element of fear that you need to work a lot until people get sick and tired of you or finally figure out that you’re a fraud after all!
I’m not an expert on the Malaysian sense of humor.
I don’t think know if anything’s going to translate anywhere. You’re making a movie you hope it’s going to be funny you can’t think about how it’s going to go over.
I don’t think the public is dying to see me necessarily be funny all the time.
I love New York. I was sad depressed and incredibly moved by our fellow countrymen and what they’ve done. I wanted to give people a chance to see something funny have a distraction.
Jim Carrey a comic genius has a harder time overcoming the public’s desire for him to be funny simply because he’s so good at it.