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By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I always tried not to be too mean, but my problem is that the people I tend to find hilarious don't usually have senses of humor. So interacting with them is a little bit of an awkward engagement, because I can't really make them laugh, on top of which I've been doing an impression of them.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

It's definitely like being in some weird sorority. I'm friends with a lot of actresses, but my 'SNL' friends are my closest.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

It's fun to watch a true-blue movie star at work. They're really unbelievably charismatic. They understand camera angles.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

Comedy's been really liberating for me because I've been able to sneak the singing part in through the back door.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'd like to say that parody is a celebration of a person's specific characteristics, as opposed to mockery.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm friends with a lot of actresses, but my 'SNL' friends are my closest. The experience of working there is something of a battleground, a great one, but complicated. I think there's a deep connection for having survived that workplace.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I actually like character work, so for me, generally speaking, I enjoy it. It's a little bit more of a comfortable suit you put back on. You can explore it and have fun with it and push the limits of it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

Losing yourself in the character opens you up in a way that no amount of precise preparation can.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I played Liddy Dole last year and met her as well. From the artful way she phrased it, I still don't know if she had actually seen me play her. She made it sound like it was good, but that's just a gift they have.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm so bad at spontaneous impressions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm not much of a famous-person friend. I've hung out with Brooke Shields and I don't think I've ever seen that kind of pure face recognition, but I keep a low profile.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I was inspired more by early Bette Midler. I do wear a fancy dress and very high heels - and extra high hair. My goal is to obliterate all earnestness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

Be tenacious. Get as much stage time as possible.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm very social, and in a place like New York, even if you're alone on the subway, you never feel lonely.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I like playing the same person over and over again. I've done shows for over a year on Broadway, and I never get bored.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

There are different kinds of actors, and movie actors tend to be exceedingly precise and mechanical in a way that's really admirable for me to watch. You always learn from them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I like anything with a live audience. I love sitcom work. I hope it comes back in fashion because I really love it. I love single-camera work, too, but in a different way than that live-audience thing, which is really exciting.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I always loved comedy but I didn't start formally until I was in college.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I've done a ton of theater work and dramatic work, but nobody really knows me that way.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

You know, once somebody knows you can sing Elphaba, it's like being able to sing Evita - people shut up about it already.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

It’s funny, there are so many women who are former executives and have taken all that stress and anxiety and transferred it onto their kids.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm married but the special man is my dog, Henry.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ana Gasteyer

I'm pretty earthy; I nursed forever because I liked it and my kids liked it, but at the same time I'm very laissez-faire about stuff like bedtimes and food.