Acting was always the focus. It’s weird, I was asked as a little kid by parents’ friends, ‘What do you want to do when you grow up?’ I think I was four years old, and I said, ‘I want to be an actress.’ I always knew.
A hundred and forty women. Every one of which he read with. And over and over. She comes in, and there’s no show without somebody who has her obvious assets plus whatever that intangible recipe that makes up the chemistry which is… lightning in a bottle. She came in and she started to read and she was throwing it right back at Nathan and it was one of these… ‘let’s do that again’. - Rob Bowman
INTERVIEWER: You know, we’ve got four extremely strong characters on this show. There are no weak female leads. Is that refreshing to play?
STANA: A strong female lead?
STANA: Yeah, I can’t imagine a woman being otherwise.
Of course, it's sweet to be acknowledged in some format, but
that's not the central purpose behind doing what I do.
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"I know a little bit about Stana; I know her personality, and I called Stana and I said, ‘You’re gonna be working with tigers. There’s one thing I’ve gotta ask you not to do: don’t pet the tigers.’ Because I knew, the first— as soon as I mentioned it, she’d just wanna go and pet the tigers!” ( Andrew Marlowe, x )
"I think before we leave, you guys should know that we’re grateful for all of you. This show doesn’t sustain without you. We only lasted the first two seasons because of you. So, thank you. This is our honor to be here for you. " - Stana Katic at Paley Center Castle Panel 2013
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castle cast: stana katic
People in life take on certain stories and say, "I’m going to be defined by this story and I’m going to live up to every inch of this story." Sometimes you realize the story isn’t fulfilling you and in fact you’re not living the life that you’re given.