Happiness has a bad rap. People say it shouldn’t be your goal in life. Oh yes it should.
I decided at age 9 but I was reinforced at age 13 when a teacher told me I had talent. I can’t say she really motivated me because I already knew. I knew I had talent. I went to the Jewish community theater and got in plays there. Then I went for the movies.’
If I wasn’t an actor I’d be a teacher a history teacher. After all teaching is very much like performing. A teacher is an actor in a way. It takes a great deal to get and hold a class.