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As an actress, you're already disregarded for a lot of the parts by the people who are setting up those shows. You don't need your agent to be doing the same.
 

Beauty lasts five minutes. Maybe longer if you have a good plastic surgeon.
 

Did you know hemp is a natural fiber'
 

Doors open because you're beautiful, but I wouldn't cultivate beauty to the exclusion of brains.
 

Having the Stitch character, the villain that becomes a hero, coming from outer space, it took a very difficult and complex story and put it into a simpler, kinder time.
 

I act and perform in hopes of getting attention and admiration.
 

I can't sit on grass without a blanket.
 

I can't stand when people say, Don't hate me because I'm beautiful. OK, how about I hate you because you said that'
 

I had been gullible, naive, soft, pliable. That's why I got taken advantage of. To survive, you have to have a tough skin.
 

I kind of fell into acting, but I have sung and trained since I was in the eighth grade.
 

I like theme parks. The fastest roller coaster I've ever been on is at a casino in Nevada.
 

I love to sing, so I just figured that I was going to sing or something.
 

I play a female Indiana Jones, a professor who hunts down precious objects, like a bowl that belonged to the Buddha. They tailored the role to me: I wanted to be smart, funny, and to kick some ass.
 

I slipped at a bus stop; I went one way and my hair went the other. That was the end of my wig.
 

I wanted to be a part of the Disney history.
 

I was very young. I thought I knew a lot and I really didn't. I trusted the wrong people.
 

I'm concentrating on the positive, on all the wonderful things I'm doing now.
 

I'm not really this rock'n'roll chick.
 

I'm of Filipino, Spanish, and Chinese descent, and was raised on Hawaii.
 

If there's a Disney animated feature based in Hawaii, I knew I had to be part of it. I'm very proud to be from Hawaii. There was no question the role was mine.
 


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