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Working with David Cronenberg or Darren Aronofsky or even Steven Soderbergh isn’t really like a typical Hollywood movie. These are true artists, and have a…
When eventually I started to act a bit more, I realised that circus school had taught me something that a lot of actors my age…
There is this idea that it’s very different from the French point of view to work in America blah, blah, blah. But I think it’s…
I’m more attracted to the bad guys. Why? Because in real life, I don’t know any good guys. I know okay guys. I know polite…
I’m an actor, that’s what I do every day. Dressing up is part of my job. But whatever you wear you should always be yourself:…
I ran away from three different boarding schools before joining a circus school, and eventually I became an actor. The only thing I learned at…
I don’t think France is a racist country, I really don’t, but we do still have many problems with our immigrant past, and there’s a…
I didn’t have many girlfriends in my youth. I was an active young man, jumping from one girl to the next, but never with anyone…
Cronenberg’s a lot of fun, and that a lot of people don’t know watching his movies. He doesn’t take himself seriously. He’s still reinventing himself.
I did direct two short movies. I learned many things, and one of the things I learned was that I am not a director. It…
The idea of telling a story in reverse destabilises your ordinary moral reactions. That’s one of the points of art – to challenge your preconceptions.
People ask me where I live most of the time, and it’s kind of complicated for me to answer, because I’m not really sure. It’s…
You can’t escape from what you are.
To work with somebody you love makes filming faster, more fun.
They say the day you lose your parents, you start to look like them.
The minute I started being recognised, I became much more discreet.
There’s only so much you can control in life.
People look up to Jacques Mesrine as if he were a Robin Hood, stealing from the rich, but he never gave anything back to anybody.
I’ve always loved the idea of changing myself, wearing costumes and disguises. It takes you back to being a kid, to dressing up.
I’m producing more, but I think to direct, one has to have a burning desire, and that’s not me. I’d rather do something else.
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