"I'm a huge fan of author Richard Wright, and his book Native Son is one of my favorites. I would love to play the title character, Bigger Thomas, in the movie if it is ever remade. I just have to play that role."
"I'd like to play Hamlet, but I'm a little long in the tooth for it, so I'm looking forward to Lear. I could probably play Richard III, but probably Lear is the next stop."
Flags of Our Fathers, NYPD Blue
"Either Wilhelm or Pegleg from The Black Rider. If I could ever be involved in something that dynamic and powerful, I could die a happy man."
"I'm playing a mom now, which I've never done before, on my new show October Road, and that's really interesting."
October Road, That '70s Show
"Freddy Krueger in the remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street, because with this face I already scare people when they are awake."
—Bill Oberst Jr.
North Hollywood, Calif.
"There are so many roles that I'd like to play. I love women with dimension. I like bad guys. I like good guys. I like heroines. I like victims. There's really not anything that I'm not enticed by if it's a multidimensional character with depth and flaws and strength."
The Office, Monk