Victoria Abril Quotes

I'm a small and normal girl, and stories like mine no one likes to tell. Fortunately so, because I wouldn't like to play myself... view

By: Victoria Abril

Keep your ears open, your eyes open, grab everything you can, react, and learn!.. view

By: Victoria Abril

My current companion, Gerard de Battista, is the father of my two sons... view

By: Victoria Abril

I'd heard it was dangerous to walk around Miami... view

By: Victoria Abril

My only friends were boys, and I was just one more of them... view

By: Victoria Abril

I chose the most explosive dress I could find. I put a ton of makeup on and some great round earrings. I looked like Jennifer Jones in Duel in the Sun... view

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On my fifth film, it was then that I stopped dancing... view

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My first vocation was dance... view

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I went to dance classes from 9 in the morning until 1, then to school from 3 to 10 at night, always under the threat that if I failed a single course I could forget about dancing... view

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I really wanted to work and become independent... view

By: Victoria Abril

I had to gain weight until I looked like a seal so I could compete with the real whores who played the other roles. I was fat as a barrel... view

By: Victoria Abril

For most of my career, I've played roles that were written for other actresses... view

By: Victoria Abril

Compared to dancing, films seemed to me to be the work of lay bums. There was no physical pain.. view

By: Victoria Abril

Acting is the work of two people-it's only possible when you have the complicity, the help, even the manipulation of a director... view

By: Victoria Abril

The actress they'd hired had refused to appear naked in front of the camera. I didn't like to appear naked either, but the first thing I did was take off my clothes and jump into the pool completely naked... view

By: Victoria Abril

Psychiatrists don't solve anything from one day to the next... view

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I like men with some belly who are a little over the hill... view

By: Victoria Abril

The director had come to Madrid to court me... view

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The director took my face in his hands and asked me to show him my teeth, as with a horse. This happened on a Wednesday, and by the following Monday I was shooting... view

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The film kept me from working as a secretary. It was a real stroke of luck. A miracle... view

By: Victoria Abril

There's nothing more human than two people making love... view

By: Victoria Abril

When I said I was going to audition for a film, I got a hearty laugh from all my family... view

By: Victoria Abril

When you have to get into the character each morning, give it your voice, your face, it was torture... view

By: Victoria Abril

You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that moves the characters has to be real... view

By: Victoria Abril

People love coming on television, even if they have to show their miseries... view

By: Victoria Abril