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|Birth Place:||Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
"She doesn't like the Hollywood rat race. And she hasn't gone out of her way to look for jobs. When we had the premiere of 'Original Gangstas', she didn't come. She's not interested in promoting herself." --director Larry Cohen quoted in Entertainment Weekly, December 19, 1997.
"I grew up around a lot of black guys, and you can't be black and my age and not know who Pam Grier was and think of her as the Queen of Women. I'm talking about Pam's iconic stature and her presence and all that, but at the end of the day you can throw all that s--- away. Because she's a really good actress. ... " --Quentin Tarantino in Us, January 1998.
"I was brought up to be self-sufficient and to accept that as a member of the human race, there are certain things you have to go through. I always thought that not living here in Hollywood was a way of showing that I'm not afraid of losing my careerl I'm afraid of losing me." --Pam Grier to Michael Keaton in Interview, January 1998.
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