Uma Thurman

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Quotes (10)

  • Uma: The quality I'm most grateful for: the willingness to reinjure myself. Hope trumps experience. So I keep trying.

  • Uma: I'd like more children. I asked the doctor, she said there's still time. I still have the sippy cups.

  • Uma: (revealing she's considering being a stay-at-home mom and not getting married) I love acting. Truly, it is the first love of my life. But I am thinking of becoming a stay-at-home mother. I'm not getting married. For any human, a partner that you trust is invaluable and the partners that I trust most are my children.

  • Uma: It‘s better to have someone who cheats than someone who doesn‘t flush the toilet.

  • Uma: (on ex-husband Ethan Hawke) I cannot participate in anything critical about my children’s father. I just need to keep peace. I think it’s fair to say I haven’t said one mean thing, and I’m not going to start now. It’s terrible for my family.

  • Uma: I spent the first fourteen years of my life convinced that my looks were hideous. Adolescence is painful for everyone, I know, but mine was plain weird.

  • Uma: I was not particularly bright, I wasn't very athletic, I was a little too tall, odd, funny looking, I was just really weird as a kid.

  • Uma: Buddhism has had a major effect on who I am and how I think about the world. What I have learned is that I like all religions, but only parts of them.

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Trivia (17)

  • She's had very large feet all her life, since she was a little girl and teased for them. Today, Uma herself says they are about 10 1/2.

  • Uma is ranked #25 in the "100 Hottest Blondes of AIM". (2009)

  • Uma enjoys yoga and finds it a good way to "connect with other people."

  • Uma was ranked #83 in FHM's 100 Sexiest Women in the World of 2007.

  • Uma's height is 6'0" (1.83 m).

  • In March 2007, Uma and her partner of three years, Andre Balazs, announced they had split. This came mere days after rumors began that they were ready to get married in the West Indies.

  • Uma has revealed she is scared of closed spaces and in the scene where she was buried alive in Kill Bill 2, found the experience "horrific".

  • In late December, 2006, Uma broke her wrist on the set of The Accidental Husband. Initially it was suspected she had just sprained it, but required surgery the following day after it became swollen. Uma had to wear a cast and filming was suspended for a week in Connecticut.

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