‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones′ Canadian premiere: The most tweetable quotes from the red carpet

Will Perkins
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“The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell-Bower, Kevin Zegers, and Robert Sheehan, along with director Harald Zwart, hit the red carpet in Toronto on Thursday night for the Canadian premiere of “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.”

Yahoo! Canada was right there live-streaming the premiere and had a chance to chat with the film’s stars about all things “City of Bones.” Here are the best red carpet quotes from the film's stars:

“I’m a huge fan of the books myself, so to know that I got to play Clary – who’s a literary heroine to me – was a huge honour.” — Lily Collins on finding out she got the part [Tweet this]

“She sees equal parts of what she wants in both men. If I had to pick one, it wouldn’t be either – they’re both flawed in their own way.” — Jamie Campbell Bower on which character he thinks Clary should be with [Tweet this]

“I think [Clary] should go with both of us at the same time. Leave no man behind!” — Robert Sheehan on the Simon/Clary/Jace love triangle [Tweet this]

“He’s complicated... But he’s also a bad-ass.” — Kevin Zegers on what he thinks Alec’s best qualities are [Tweet this]

“What would you like me to say, cowboy?” — Robert Sheehan when asked to say something in his American accent [Tweet this]

“If I could play any character from the book though it’d be Church. Who wouldn’t want to be a cat?!” — Jamie Campbell-Bower admits if he could play any other "Mortal Instruments" character, it would be the cat (even though Church doesn't appear in the movie) [Tweet this]

“Pain/pleasure – there’s a fine line between the two!” — Robert Sheehan on wanting to tattoo his own Shadowhunter runes [Tweet this]

“She’s feisty, passionate, determined, loyal, and loving.” — Lily Collins on the heroic qualities of Clary Fray [Tweet this]

“I’m getting a big back piece done next week... A quote from the book with two big roses.” — Jamie Campbell-Bower, when asked about his own real-life tattoos [Tweet this]

“I’m a big fan of the whip... That snake whip was awesome!” — Lily Collins on her favourite weapon in “The Mortal Instruments” [Tweet this]

“The greenhouse scene!” — Jamie Campbell Bower on his favourite scene in “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” [Tweet this]

“The greenhouse scene! It was just so fun to have the romance and the action.” — Lily Collins on her favourite scene in the movie [Tweet this]

Be sure to tweet your favourite quote with the #TMImovie hashtag and check out "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" when it hits theatres on August 21.