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My heart’s in stage. Making ‘Quadrophenia’ was exciting because we were riding around on scooters with no crash helmets. But ‘hurry up and wait’ is…
My acting career began when I walked into a drama school class run by Anna Scher in Islington. Anna discovered a lot of people: Linda…
It’s never gone so far as me wishing I’d never done ‘Quadrophenia,’ but there was a time when I wouldn’t talk about it because I…
I had a weimaraner for 11 years called China, and he was a great dog, a bit mad. They’re massive, weimaraners; they’ve got big floppy…
I get on with actors, and when I’m doing a theatre show, it’s great being with them all the time. But we’re all alike, and…
I found that golf saved me from going to the pub every day, so instead, I play golf with other unemployed actors. I’m a member…
Doing ‘EastEnders’ wasn’t exactly suffering, but my soul’s not in quick-fix TV. Theatre doesn’t pay like TV work pays, though. We all have to live,…
I’m famous for being a silky midfielder.
It’s great to do small plays in the theatre and then go off with Blur and play in front of thousands of people.
I used to go into bars on my days off, and I decided that wasn’t too good for me.
I think that’s what keeps you grounded – having your own life that’s not directed by your job.
I like people like Robert De Niro and Anthony Hopkins. And Gianfranco Zola, who played for Chelsea and Italy. He’s an artist with his feet.
I don’t miss ‘EastEnders.’ I did a two-stretch. That was enough.
I grew up near King’s Cross station in London, living in an apartment block where my dad was a caretaker.
Acting is my passion, and Chelsea FC is my hobby.
Being a part-time pop star was perfect, really, when I wasn’t worn out by the partying.
My philosophy is to enjoy yourself. Do the things you want to do, like play golf!
Acting is a tough industry. There are a lot of kids out there at drama schools and not a lot of money about, especially as…
When my daughter was born, I called her Ella Bella Mandela, because she was born the day after Mandela was released from prison.
‘Vinyl’ is a good look at the music industry. The script was honest.
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