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To pursue a career in Hollywood you have to have a personality bypass. Look at the top 20 stars in the world – there’s probably…
Of course, I love chats with various actors about the process and how they do it. To me, if it’s not on the camera, if…
I want to keep audiences off balance, so they don’t know who I am or how to take me. If I duck and weave, as…
Guys, particularly in the West, go to the gym and train for hours and hours to pick up something that is heavier than them. Why…
Each performance and each film is what it is. It’s right and belongs within that moment. You look at it and try to make it…
Every actor I think has got their own number of takes that they like, you know. Some actors like to go all day, you know…
A lot of the characters I play have problems, they are marginalised, they have serious psychological problems, problems with relationships, with childhood. These are big…
We met in Cracker. I played a maniac fan who murders a policeman and she did my makeup. I thought anyone interested in me looking…
The first thing you should know about me is when I was three years old my mother left me and my father. And that was…
I’m in four different films this year, and I have four different accents. I sound different in every film. You have to love a character…
I have a reputation for being an improvisational actor, which is true, but I also know what I’m doing so that if the improvisational strand…
There are a lot of things that make up a performance, a lot of technical things. It isn’t always just about pulling it up from…
The script will point you in certain directions and I go the opposite if I can. I try do do one thing and tell a…
When I look back at it now, my past and the way I grew up, I grew up on communes.
The U.K. and the U.S. are very different countries, and it really shows in the television.
Vancouver’s a very child friendly city, there’s… no doubt about that.
The quality of TV drama nowadays is getting better and better. They’ve had to invent a new term for it: ‘high-end television.’
The more people know about an actor the less convincing they become. A bit of mystery’s a good thing.
My wife was a make-up artist, and she’s a total product junkie. Our bathroom is packed full of lotions and potions so I end up…
People go to the movies to watch a film and all they’re thinking about is the actress’s cellulite they saw in a magazine.
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