Anthony Anderson (born August 15, 1970) is an American actor and writer. He has starred in his own sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show during the fifth and final season of the show. He is also known for his leading roles in television dramas such as K-Ville, The Shield and Law & Order. He has also had supporting roles in films such as Transformers, The Departed, Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London, Scream 4, and Kangaroo Jack.
1. BE READY FOR WHEN YOUR TIME COMES, YOU WILL HAVE THAT WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY, SO SEIZE THE MOMENT AND CAPITALISE ON IT.
2. SET YOUR HEIGHTS MORE THAN WHAT YOU SEE AROUND YOU, SEE BEYOND.
3. I REALIZED MY FAMILY WAS FUNNY, BECAUSE NOBODY EVER WANTED TO LEAVE OUR HOUSE.
4. MORE OFTENTIMES THAN NOT, YOU’RE AUTOMATICALLY GUILTY BEFORE INNOCENT.
5. THINGS ARE CHANGING. I’VE BEEN TRAINING SINCE I WAS 9 YEARS OLD TO STRETCH MY WINGS AS AN ACTOR DRAMATICALLY, BUT HAVE NEVER REALLY BEEN AFFORDED THE OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW THAT.
6. I’M NOT A COMEDIAN. I’M AN ACTOR WHO JUST HAPPENS TO BE FUNNY ON OCCASION.
7. I’VE WORKED WITH SOME ACTORS WHO CAN’T ACT.
8. I PROVIDE A LITTLE COMIC RELIEF.
9. IF YOU RESPECT THE ART AND YOU HAVE SOME TALENT ABOUT YOU, I’M ON YOUR TEAM.
10. SOME OF THESE GUYS… I’VE WORKED WITH ICE CUBE, I THINK HE’S AN IMMENSELY TALENTED RAPPER AND ACTOR.
11. ROMEO MUST DIE WAS THE FIRST FILM THAT I DID WHERE I WAS ABLE TO JUST BE FREE AS AN ACTOR.
12. THERE ISN’T A SWITCH THAT I TURN ON. I’M AN ACTOR. THIS IS WHAT I DO.
13. THEY GAVE US THE FREEDOM JUST TO PLAY AND HAVE FUN.