Sammi Hanratty Fan
Quotes

• I started visiting schools and talking to kids about bullying and what to do and how to deal with it. I don’t think that there is one person who has lived life without being bullied. Everybody gets bullied – whether it’s cyber-bullying or to your face or behind your back.

• Family is extremely important, and home is wherever they’re waiting for you. No matter where you are, if you have great support, that’s all that matters.

• Every teenager and everybody around the ages from 10 to 18 has to go through finding out who they are.

• I get cyber-bullied all of the time. Everybody has something negative to say. It is so hurtful. So I think that it is really important for kids to know how to deal with it correctly because it can be a really dangerous situation.
With movies, you can do a lot more roles a lot faster. My favorite thing about acting is taking on new characters. It’s fun switching it up at times. No matter what, I feel so honored and blessed to be 16 and already living my dream. It’s really special.

• People get so trapped by their technology now. Real life is so much better. I love talking with my mother and father. We really enjoy staying in and making a meal together. I’m very close with all four of my older sisters as well.

• Every time I work on a new set, I take whatever I can from it and learn as much as I can around the people who I am working with.

• Brooke Shields has been a child star and has grown into an incredible actress. She is very accomplished, and I look up to her. She had a mother’s sense to her.

• If you’re doing television, you get to be a character for a long time, and the cast around you becomes like family. You get attached to playing that one character, and it’s hard leaving them behind.

• I would like to do something that pushes me as an actress to make me better. I would love to do something dramatic or crazy. I think that would be so much fun.