I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom is a wonderful gig. You work from 10 to 4 every day, it's fun, and you get to live at home.
Quote by John Lithgow
John Lithgow Quotes
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...
Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are...
I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
I never get tired of hearing compliments.
Everybody's a dreamer.
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.
I gave up shame a long time ago.
I'm a con artist in that I'm an actor. I make people believe something is...
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night.
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to...
What you aspire to on a sitcom is the feeling of live comedy.
It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy...
I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got...
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just...
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back...
The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not...
Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving.
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me.
I consider myself a very lucky actor that, approaching 60, I'm still employed and employable.