Bill Skarsgard quotes

  • In movies we tend make things black and white: you're either this, or you're that.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Black And White #White #Black

  • Sweden is a small country and, well, our family's pretty prominent in that world, I guess. And I really didn't like the sound of just being 'the fourth acting Skarsgard.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Country #Acting #Just Being

  • My height can be a problem. A lot of directors and photographers are sometimes not happy because I'm pretty tall and especially if I work with short actors the difference can be pretty massive.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Differences #Height #Directors

  • In terms of jobs, I'm an actor. There's gotta' be depth there. I'd never say yes to something just to play the hot guy. That's not what I'm interested in.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Jobs #Play #Guy

  • I'm always looking for something that's real and that's got meat on it. I think it's artistic suicide if you're too vain, or if you're afraid to play ugly. I would never fall for that.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Suicide #Real #Fall

  • I have three older brothers, and each one of them has chosen one of my parents' education. Two of them are actors, and the third is a doctor as my mother is.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Mother #Brother #Doctors

  • I come from a family of pacifists, so it's not like I was going to join the war. Sweden is not like the States or England where you might get sent to Afghanistan next month.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #War #Next #Months

  • Acting was always there, it's true. But for a long time, in my teenage years, I wasn't sure about it - not because I didn't like it, but I didn't want people to think I hadn't earned it.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Teenage #Thinking #Years

  • I've lived in California for six years and I've never surfed.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Years #California #Six

  • I see myself as most people see themselves, you have good days and bad days. I don't think I'm better looking now than I did three years ago.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Good Day #Bad Day #Thinking

  • I needed to be myself and find my own identity.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Identity #Needed

  • I can deal with it now, but 13 is a tough age to be recognized and famous. It's a tough age, period.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Age #Tough #Periods

  • A character on screen that's the 'good guy' or the 'bad guy,' they're never interesting. There's got to be an internal struggle, the duality is important to find.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Struggle #Character #Interesting

  • There's something I love about how stark the contrast is between January and June in Sweden.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #June #Sweden #January

  • I worked with Lady Gaga for a day on a video shoot. It was crazy; we had a lot of fun. I had a great time.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Fun #Crazy #Video

  • To me, it's all about inspiration. What gets me creatively excited is a challenge.
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Inspiration #Challenges #Excited

  • When I read a script and have my first interaction with this character, do I feel like there's something I'm gonna' learn here? If I feel like it's something I've done before, then what's the incentive for me to do it?
    -- Bill Skarsgard

    #Character #Firsts #Done