"The day I got the call saying I got a network job. I called my mom [at work], and she stood up and said, 'My daughter is working at NBC!'"
—HODA KOTB

"Meeting [director] Judd [Apatow] and [Funny People costar] Seth [Rogen], us all getting along and their continuing to ask me to work with them."
—JONAH HILL

"Almost every day I have a moment where I'm like, 'Wow! I can't believe all these people are here [to see me perform].' I still go to bed the night before thinking five people are going to show up."
—DITA VON TEESE

"I got to sing for the Pope at the Vatican. I sang with Bob Dylan and B.B. King. I've done stuff I never thought I'd get to do."
—JEWEL

"It's a toss-up between the birth of my two kids. That I didn't faint and I held my composure. Musically, it's when I became a member of the Grand Ole Opry."
—BRAD PAISLEY

  • Contributors:
  • CONTRIBUTORS Ivory Jeff Clinton,
  • with Diane Clehane,
  • Jed Dreben,
  • Wendy Grossman,
  • Jessica Wedemeyer.