Quote: "This is the only time I lied about my age to get a job... I was 16 and I said I was 14 to get the job, and I got it... I told the director, like, three weeks in, once I knew I couldn't get fired because we'd shot enough. I was like, 'Just so you know, I am 16'. I thought for sure he was gonna be like, 'Oh, no big deal', but he was like, 'I would never have hired you if I knew you were 16!'" Former child star Carla Gugino reveals she landed her role as a girl scout in 1989 adventure TROOP BEVERLY HILLS after lying about her age.
Quote: "I'm a full time New Yorker now, I'm so happy. I love it so much. It's so funny, I lived in L.A. for 20 years, I love L.A., but I do not miss it at all. It's incredible. (New York) is the best city in the world." Sin City star Carla Gugino has relocated from Los Angeles to New York.
Quote: "I was sleeping naked - it's the most comfortable way to sleep, as we all know - and I woke up, everything was shaking, I could not find my clothes. I was ready to run out buck naked; I was like, 'I'm gonna be at peace with it.' And finally I found like some measly robe on the ground and I have literally never slept naked in California since." Actress Carla Gugino had real-life experience to glean from for her new film SAN ANDREAS after living through the disastrous 6.7-magnitude Northridge, California earthquake in 1994.
Quote: "It is bizarre, certainly in Hollywood, when you hit 23, people start to ask you, 'How does it feel to get older?' It is absolutely surreal because, as a woman, when you hit your 30s it's just the beginning of owning yourself and being in your own body." Actress Carla Gugino, 37, slams Hollywood's treatment of older women.
Fact: The make-up experts who turned Brad Pitt into an old man for THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON gave actress Carla Gugino an aged makeover for new movie WATCHMEN, in which she plays a 67-year-old former crime fighter, called the Silk Spectre.
Quote: "He told me that he would be getting up at 3.45am to train before shooting. I realised that my measly half hour on the treadmill at 5am wasn't so impressive." Actress Carla Gugino on working with former wrestler Dwayne Johnson, her co-star in new family film RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN.
Fact: Rachel Hunter, Carla Gugino and ENTOURAGE stars Jeremy Piven and Kevin Connolly were among the stars checking out Justin Timberlake's first New York Fashion Week show at the Roseland Ballroom on Sunday night (07Sep08). The pop star launched his William Rast spring collection with business partner and pal TRACE AYALA.
Fact: Carla Gugino is to play the head coach of all-girl Pennsylvania Catholic school basketball team the Immaculata Mighty MACs, who won all college championships in America from 1972 to 1975, in a new sports film. The Sin City will portray the girls' coach in Our Lady Of Victory.