I knew she was going to kill it. Just from talking to her I knew that she was really ready to step up. And there’s nothing better a director can have than somebody who’s very eager…Amy’s very fierce. Amy has that fierceness in her, but she also brings a great deal of emotion in her eyes. So you have that great cocktail that I find so interesting, of the two. - David O’Russell on Amy Adams
The biggest misconception about me is that I’m uptight. There’s nothing uptight about me! I’ve got this ice-blonde reputation and that’s just not me. I do silly things in public all the time, like hosting Saturday Night Live, or I’ll go out with friends and have a good time. I try to live my life to the fullest even if it means making a fool of myself.