"Sometimes I do my own makeup for events. Often artists will create beautiful looks on me, but I don’t feel like myself in them. Like, a pro might cover my freckles, and I’ll think ‘Hey! That’s a part of my face!’

Saoirse Ronan in The Grand Budapest Hotel


Byzantium (2013)

Byzantium (2013)

I never look at reviews. Sometimes people send them to me but it makes me very uncomfortable to see them. I’m happy just to know that people like a film. Sometimes it’s disappointing when a film you’re passionate about doesn’t do well but you can never tell how that’s going to work — sometimes there’s just something in the water.

With Ian, I didn’t even know what I felt. Everything was muddled and confused. His lips were soft and warm. He pressed them only lightly to mine, and then brushed them back and forth across my mouth.

"Good or bad?" he whispered against my lips.


Saoirse Ronan photographed for The Sunday Times, 2014

Saoirse Ronan photographed for The Sunday Times, 2014


Max Irons and Rmily Browning being incredibly cute

Max Irons and Rmily Browning being incredibly cute


You can't judge it and you can't analyze what you do, because what you bring is original and beautiful and special.

You can't judge it and you can't analyze what you do, because what you bring is original and beautiful and special.


Saoirse Ronan photographed by Lorenzo Agius

Saoirse Ronan photographed by Lorenzo Agius