You've all heard some rumors about me over the years. I guess this is the moment to do it. My name is Richard Gere and I am a l*sbian.— Richard Gere
Unexpected Gere quotations
Later, I even appeared in a Rock Opera with Richard Gere.
I'm not into older guys. To tell you the truth, Richard Gere is not the sexiest man alive, in my book.
What's nice about my dating life is that I don't have to leave my house.
All I have to do is read the paper: I'm marrying Richard Gere, dating Daniel Day-Lewis, parading around with John F. Kennedy, Jr., and even Robert De Niro was in there for a day.
Francis Coppola was very generous. We got paid a lot of money and he saw us every day, took us out every night. It was just a lot. Richard Gere was an absolute gentleman. Gregory Hines. You know, I worked with some giants and they were just so smooth. And it was the '80s. That's when people had a lot of money and it was okay to to hang out and be crazy.
I think of Terrence Malick's movie Days of Heaven - one of Richard Gere's first movies - you can push pause on almost any image in the movie and it looks like a painting.
Nobody dressed like my dad. When he worked at the bank, he looked like Richard Gere in Gigolo. And he would do it all the night before, laying out the suit he'd wear the next day. Even on weekends, if he had to go into the office, he'd wear a trouser pant with a V-neck sweater and tie. And I was like, I want to dress like that! He was just so cool.
I was excited about working with Richard Gere.
Oh, and Joan Allen! Oh, my God, she is such a force of nature, it's mind boggling.
Before Grease 2, I was called the next Richard Gere, then after Grease 2, nobody would touch me.