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A Latin teacher told me I might make a good actress, and that stuck in my memory. I did some modeling, and Polanski gave me that small part.
At first I was always cast as the girlfriend. It was a long time before I got to play characters who were people.
I can't believe I've been doing it so long. In the last three or four years, I've slowed down. I'm doing only the roles I really want to do.
I don't come in with any preconceived ideas, and although I will have done some preparation, I can go which way the director wants.
I get called Jacqueline Bissette in America. In France, I get called Jackie Bisset. And actually, it is Jacqueline Bisset, which is not that easy to say.
I have always watched the rushes, and have learned more because I have done so, because you can have all manner of ideas in your head, but they have to end up on the screen.
I went to the premiere of The Detective with Sinatra, and perhaps people jumped to conclusions. He was very protective towards me and never came on to me sexually.
I have an intense obsession with making films. I not only love to make films, I perhaps need to make films.
I'm a perfectionist. I need to be needed. I need to do things for a man. But I don't need to do them as much, these days.
I've probably understood men too well. I realise they are predatory by nature, and I have a certain acceptance of the male animal.
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