Glenn Campbell's tweet archive, searching for "actor"

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Dates: after but on or before format: 2013-11-07
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1: 2018-04-28: It is a measure of our society that we idolize not the people who write and direct the movies but the actors who recite the lines given to them.
2: 2017-03-14: TABLOID SHOCKER! Actor falls in love with another actor but discovers their partner is not who they seemed to be. It was all... an ACT!
3: 2015-10-03: Praising the actor for the movie he appears in is like worshiping the figurehead for getting the ship safely to its destination.
4: 2015-05-18: An actor should not be confused with an acter. Someone who pretends to be someone else is not the same as someone who takes action.
5: 2015-02-23: Bad Dalai Lama's doppelgänger wins Best Supporting Actor via @EderGuillermo
6: 2015-02-23: RT @EderGuillermo: Congratulations Master, for your Oscar to best supporting actor. @BadDalaiLama
7: 2014-12-20: All of us are actors, typecast in a character we ourselves created.
8: 2014-10-30: How did actors become our royalty? It is sad that people who pretend to do things are held above those who actually do them.
9: 2014-08-13: Society worships the actor who uttered the famous line but forgets the true artist who wrote it.
10: 2014-07-10: Beloved actor Andy Griffith dies, which is fine for him. Personally, I'd die of embarrassment if I died "beloved".
11: 2014-05-07: Good Morning America does a "Princess Bride" reunion. Actors recount their clever lines. No one mentions the man who wrote those lines.
12: 2013-12-27: Humans are actors, wanting to fill a role provided for them. Few are capable of writing the play.
13: 2013-12-15: Entertainment News: The actor who played a sidekick in a 1970s television series has died.
14: 2013-12-12: Longest running TV comedy! "Donald Trump" was a destitute actor hired by CBS in 1989 to parody a rich man following the death of Jim Backus.
15: 2013-12-04: When actors die, it is more important than when ordinary people do.
16: 2013-12-02: The ultimate tragedy of the actor's death is that most had never heard of him until he died.
17: 2013-08-31: Tabloid shocker! Actors falling in love with other actors but discovering in the end their partner is not who they seemed to be.
18: 2013-07-31: We are all actors inhabiting a role, forgetting quickly we are playing one.
19: 2013-07-13: If you claim to be an actor, you should be able to point a video camera at yourself and act right there.
20: 2013-05-15: People look to romance to save them the same way actors hope to be "discovered". They want recognition but also a script.
21: 2013-03-29: RT @Jiillx: please, yes and let the next actor to play him be Wallace C. Shawn @BadDalaiLama
22: 2013-01-04: There are many kinds of gamblers in show biz. Producers play high-stakes roulette. Writers count cards in poker. Actors play the lottery.
23: 2012-12-30: Anyone can be an actor. At least you can play yourself in different situations.
24: 2012-12-30: @lawnrocket PLUS.... When this actor storms off to her trailer in a huff, you know you can talk to her and coax her back on set.
25: 2012-12-30: @lawnrocket Have you considered acting yourself? As Lawnie would say: Why not **DO** what you need? This actor accepts infinite direction.
26: 2012-12-25: This dude has died many times before. Remember the Hindenburg! ==> Charles Durning, Prolific Character Actor, Dies at 89. RT @nytimes
27: 2012-12-09: @lawnrocket Moon looks fantastic! But perhaps a distraction. I'd like to banish you to Iowa. Just you, a video camera & a couple of actors.
28: 2012-08-09: Actors are people who want to be famous but who expect someone else to provide the script.
29: 2012-07-09: Vin Diesel is no slouch! He made a couple of his own films before hitting the big time as an actor.
30: 2012-06-05: In romance, you build the theatre, write the script, choose your own role and cast a lead actor. Don't rant at all actors if the play sucks.
31: 2012-05-01: Same actor + different stage = same act.
32: 2012-02-24: An actor tries to gain love and attention by pretending to be other people. His main problem is being himself.
33: 2012-02-24: A successful actor gains all the glory of playing a script but none of the satisfaction of writing it.
34: 2011-12-25: Becoming an actor is so appealing to young people because you don't have to have anything to say. Others will write lines for you.
35: 2011-12-23: People praise the singer for what the songwriter did and treat the actor like he made the movie. The real creator usually goes unnoticed.
36: 2011-12-03: The trouble with actors and singers: Although they're only one cog in the production, they think they own it.
37: 2011-11-17: Nothing turns me off a product more effectively than a paid actor trying to sell it to me.
38: 2011-07-25: Why is it that people are swayed by actors who are paid to say things in television ads?
39: 2011-06-26: Actor gets a big break. Stars in a hit movie written and directed by someone else. Becomes a prima donna. Thinks he did it all himself.
40: 2011-06-25: Everyone remembers the actor who uttered the famous line. No one remembers the screenwriter who wrote it.
41: 2011-04-27: "Oren Peli's Area 51 is getting some rewrites" - I'm a supporting actor in this one, playing myself.
42: 2011-04-10: People worship famous actors because like winning the lottery it can happen to anyone.
43: 2011-03-17: On My Bucket List: Become a classically trained actor forced to do television work that is far beneath my talents.
44: 2011-03-06: Can an actor survive without a writer feeding him lines?
45: 2011-03-06: "Sheen webcast was not "winning." It seems as if the actor has exhausted his litany of crazy and funny things to say."
46: 2011-03-05: Society is composed largely of actors—people who play the roles given them. Few are creators—those who construct their own role.
47: 2011-03-05: No one seems to care how the internet has devastated the porn industry. Actors, producers, mom-and-pop store owners—out of work. Sad. :'(
48: 2011-03-05: Every viewer knows the people in ads are paid actors and the ad is designed to sell the product. Why, then, does advertising work?
49: 2011-01-06: HD Delusion #1: How does it improve your viewing experience to see the pimples on the faces of the actors in a movie?
50: 2010-12-29: The actor may find success, but only as the character he is playing, not as himself.
51: 2010-12-28: It's tragic how no one is making any money in porn anymore. Actors, producers, marketers out of work! Another casualty of the internet!
52: 2010-11-21: An actor is someone who can recite a writer's words, follow a director's instructions and then say, "I made this!"
53: 2010-09-23: It is the nature of society to worship actors—people who only pretend to do things—while people who actually do them are ignored.
54: KilroyCafe: 2010-12-18: Separated at birth? Actor J.K. Simmons and G.P. Campbell.
55: KilroyCafe: 2010-11-28: TSA agent just said I looked like "that actor from Spiderman". I guess my future is assured as a J.K. Simmons impersonator.
56: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-23: RT @BadDalaiLama: It is the nature of society to worship actors—people who only pretend to do things—while people who actually do them a ...
57: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-19: An actor is with you when he's with you but not when he's not.
58: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-19: An actor is a professional faker — and probably a personal one too. Don't expect much fidelity from someone who's job is to be someone else.
59: KilroyCafe: 2010-05-10: Society is composed largely of actors — people who play the roles given to them. Few are creators — those who do what actors only emulate.
60: KilroyCafe: 2010-04-05: The worst thing about being an actor is that you're playing to someone else's script. You control the nuances but not the big picture.
61: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-29: It is the nature of our society to worship actors — people who only pretend to do things — while people who actually do them are ignored.
62: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-21: On national TV news magazines, the "correspondent" is little more than an actor, reading lines given to him by an off-screen producer.
63: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-15: Everyone remembers the actor who uttered the famous line. No one remembers the screenwriter who wrote it.
64: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-21: What actor just had liposuction? Whose celebrity marriage is on the rocks? Who is dating whom? Honestly, it's none of our business!
65: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-31: Pity the poor actor, forever a phony. Instead of accomplishing real things himself, he pretends to do them as someone else.
66: KilroyCafe: 2009-12-07: Why does everyone want to know about the actors? They would be lost without invisible writers creating the story and feeding them lines.
67: KilroyCafe: 2009-08-10: I'm still angry about how the actors in Gilligan's Island and other shows I once watched never made a cent for re-runs.
68: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-19: I can think of no more humiliating career than "Actor". What dignity is there in pretending to be someone else?
69: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-06: Everyone worships the singer who sang the song and the actor who starred in the movie, while the person who wrote their words is forgotten.
70: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-30: Actors are usually highly narcissistic but musicians tend to be less so because their success depends more on genuine skill.
71: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-27: A New York chick disses on actors - "Actors are simply people pretending to be other people."
72: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-08: The pretty-boy anchor on the evening news shouldn't be called a "journalist." He's an actor reading someone else's lines.
73: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-08: Worshipping the actors in a movie is like praising your television set for the shows it receives.
74: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-08: Before you praise an actor or singer, ask yourself: Did they actually write the words that came out of their mouth?
75: KilroyCafe: 2009-04-27: Actors and directors are the mere hand puppets of the writer.
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