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7th February 2017

Quote: "I'm in the Academy in the documentary branch. I choose to be there because I don't want to be with all those men directors sitting around a table. I tried that - it sucks." Wayne's World director Penelope Spheeris on the Oscars' gentlemen's club.

7th February 2017

Quote: "He pulls up right next to (the) camera in a big stretch limo and him and Marla Maples get out. He does the scene and he drives away into the horizon... It was OK. He was a professional... I didn't know I was with the future President of the United States at that point. If somebody had said that to me, I would have rolled on the ground laughing." Director Penelope Spheeris on her experience working with Donald Trump on the set of 1994's Little Rascals.

11th April 2013

Quote: "We're all getting too old to be p**sed. Wayne's World has such a beautiful, uplifting spirit about it. Why should there be a dark cloud? This is going to be cathartic. Everyone's going to walk out of there high - sort of like they did when they watched the movie." Wayne's World director Penelope Spheeris insists Mike Myers and Dana Carvey are looking forward to celebrating the film in Hollywood on 23 April (13) after falling out years after the shoot.

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