Jake Gyllenhaal: It seems to me that anybody feels they can be an actor nowadays
Jake Gyllenhaal: "It seems to me that anybody feels they can be an actor nowadays. People say: ‘How hard can it be?’ But the truth is, the creation of a character, the understanding of human behavior,
is a craft and to be learned and worked and experimented with and discovered. My favorite actors are like artists, and when you see their career, you see someone who is able to actually physically draw a perfect figure and then deconstruct it, or not, based on a foundation of skill or practice. Whereas I noticed that some people just throw some paint up on the wall and call it art.”
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