Aden Young Quotes

Aden Young (born November 30, 1971) is a Canadian-Australian actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Daniel Holden in the SundanceTV drama Rectify and Randall Keats in The Code

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It wasn't until I was at 39 that I joined my first real hockey team. Which was great. I scored a couple of goals here and there, but I wasn't the most graceful thing you've ever seen.

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I've been writing for years and developing my own films and editing with a friend of mine in Australia.

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I myself don't have Netflix. And recently, I was staying at a friend's place who did, and I was feeling rather poorly one morning, and I sat down and watched the entire series of 'The Killing,' the American version of 'The Killing' in one day. I just got hooked. I thought, 'Wow, I've never done this before.'

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A series is a big deal, and there are a lot of people out there writing stuff that don't know what art is.

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In some ways, what I learned is that you can take a character and breathe with them, and its up to the audience to interpret rather than you putting moral stamp on the character.

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You mortgage yourself sometimes. You know what you want to do, then you balance it against paying the rent.

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It's easy to actually get the ink on the page, but somehow I've gotta find a way to play this. And I have to find a way to emotionally survive playing this.

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On the last day of every character I've ever played, I lay the clothes out on the floor with the shoes and socks, so that it looks like the character has literally vanished. That's the way you have to leave them.

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The world isn't what you think it is.

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My two kids take a lot of my focus, which I'm grateful for.

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An actor always wants to sink his teeth into something.

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I've never bought a boxed set DVD or anything like that.

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I'm only the messenger.

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As an actor, often you're stuck with these scenes in which a great period of time is in between them - for example, if you do a biopic, it might be a year, it might be a decade, you never know.

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