* Binge watched the entirety of ''Series/BreakingBad'' over two weeks and wrote a letter to Bryan Cranston saying his performance as Walter White was the best acting he'd '''''EVER''''' seen, and asked him to pass his compliments to the rest of the cast.
** This quote from the above example: 'Thank you. That kind of work/artistry is rare, and when, once in a while, it occurs, as in this epic work, it restores confidence.'
* After Philip Seymour Hoffman's death, Brett Ratner related a story about the filming of ''RedDragon'', when Hopkins came in on one of his days off just to watch Hoffman work.