If you're at an award ceremony, you're against your mates.
Look at Judi Dench, who's brilliant in whatever bloody job she does.
Agents and producers have to get you into a box to accommodate their limited imaginations.
You can only do your best. That's all you can do. And if it isn't good enough, it isn't good enough.
I worked in rep for six years, then I came to London and to the National Theatre. What's better than that?
At the time of Woodstock, I was just 13, but I used to see these exotic hippy creatures and I did look on with envy. How could you not? In an ideal world, I would have loved to have been a hippy - but I might have been a bit strait-laced. It was my fantasy.