Be the person I’m playing. That’s what acting is. You’re pretending to be someone else.

”I like books that are exciting and that make you think about things, as well. I like things that have a twist - like “Atonement”, which I haven’t read obviously, as I’m a bit young.”

“I suppose you could say I’m a bit of an old soul, but I’m also just a normal 18-year-old who’s been hanging around adults all my life. I’m just like other 18 year olds”

"My ideal saturday night would be to watch a few films with a friend, have some tea, maybe go out walking for a little while. I like walking around cities at night-time. London, early in the morning or late at night. Or New York. Dublin."

saoirse ronan promoting the host (credit)

The Host Press Conference 3.16.13