My experience in the music industry made me very thick-skinned. Your art is something very personal and there's never a shortage of critics when it comes to art.

-Romany Malco
Romany Malco

I feel comfortable working with people who are secure in themselves and confident in what they do.

Romany Malco
I have the appetite to do different roles that have different backdrops. I'd like to show that there's more to people sitting in cars for reasons other than being police officers.
Romany Malco

The Universe responds to specificity.

Romany Malco
I don't want every fan; I'm interested in fans interested in quality work, authentic archetype depictions.
Romany Malco

It will be difficult if people can't get past their prejudices; I don't mean Black and White; I mean people automatically assume because a film has a predominantly Black cast, that it is a particular quality of film.

Romany Malco
Because I came into acting late, my references come from real life. That's my biggest inspiration. It's probably the reason I moved back to New York. I'm just a lot more inspired by real life than I am by depictions of real life.
Romany Malco

The only difference between comedy and drama is that, in comedy, I'm going to utilize the tool of creating laughter to deflect discomfort and, in drama, I won't use a tool, but we're going to actually deal with the discomfort and see what comes out of it.

Romany Malco
It's extremely difficult to come across quality material. It's a competitive world.
Romany Malco

I'm taking the indie filmmaker's approach to building my career and that approach is developing a relationship with the fans.

Romany Malco
I had a grandmother who would always encourage me to learn about theater and film.