Classic Clint: Eastwood says, chair routine ‘didn’t get the response I wanted’
“It didn’t get the response I wanted,” Eastwood tells the Sun-Times. “I was hoping they would nominate me. My ambitions were tremendous.”
Via the Chicago Sun-Times.
“I probably won’t act and direct in the same movie again, at least for the moment. Of course, I said I wasn’t going to act again. That changed. Sometimes, you just lie a lot.”
But he’s honest with himself about the roles in his future. “I look for roles that are within the age I’m in,” Eastwood says. “It would be ridiculous for me to even want to play a 35-year-old guy.
“They would have to get the sandblasting machine out. You know, the thing the guy uses to smooth out your pool!”