"Robert De Niro... It seemed like a pretty cool thing to do to put his name on my resume next."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Famke Janssen on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Famke Janssen on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Famke Janssen on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Famke Janssen on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Famke Janssen on Bill Gates
"I want to work with great directors. I want to work on good material with good actors. I've probably done 20 movies at this point and a lot of independents. It's been an incredible ride and I love it and I'm just going to keep going and doing what I'm doing."
"I love scary movies. The Shining and Don't Look Now are two of the best."
"Everybody gets typecast in movies, but you have to make wise choices. I'd say around 90 percent of movie casting is about the way you look, so you have to fight that. If producers had their way, I'd only be in action films, but I'm interested in a more varied career than that."
"I like to go from mainstream movies to more artsy films. I don't sign on for the money. Maybe I should, but I don't. There's always a good reason for doing something."
"I love the first two X-Men movies because I thought that Bryan Singer did such a great job. He elevated that whole genre. He's a very talented director."