From the rising stars of the Hollywood Mavericks to established A-listers, we spoke with hundreds of celebrities this year about love, ambition, success, and Channing Tatum's ass. Adam Levine copped to being a bimbo, Chris Rock revealed his White House hook-up, and Blake Lively made Ben Affleck feel old. Click through to read the best Q&A moments of 2012.
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Best Celebrity Quotes of 2012
Colin Farrell on sobriety, Jeff Daniels on celebrity, Adam Levine on being a bimbo. Find out what these and other stars revealed in Details interviews.
On dictating his celeb status.
"Instead of chasing whatever people thought I was going to be, I moved to Michigan. I call it checking out of the Ambition Hotel: 'I'm fine. Call me when there's a role that's good. I'm taking my kids to hockey.' I could care less about the other stuff and have proven it time and again, sometimes to my own detriment. And Cary Grant doesn't do Dumb and Dumber. I remember agents screaming at me the night before that wardrobe fitting: 'You can't do this movie! We want you to get nominated!' But I took it, and I'm glad I did…I had a ball making that film. You felt like you were breaking rules every day."