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When I told my parents I wanted to be an actor, it was like saying I wanted to be an astronaut. Not because it was…
The reason I wanted to start directing is that as an actor I felt I came into a job late. There’s a whole team of…
The biggest difference between British TV and American TV is money. But what money doesn’t do on American TV, which I thought it would, is…
It takes a long time to drag myself out of bed, and at night I’m buzzing. As a young man it was helpful, but now…
I’ve got a great family and a beautiful house. I feel very lucky as far as my lifestyle is concerned. I’m not really interested in…
I think the corruption of power is very interesting, and I think the idea that power is something that… You know, when people want power,…
I’m the youngest of four kids. There’s something in me that will always be the youngest child, will always look up to people when they…
As a director, your work is finished only when it’s on the screen. But I will always be an actor who occasionally directs. And no,…
I owe my mum a sense of family. She has kept our family together. I have two brothers and a sister, and they all live…
All my good friends are actors, really. It’s different when you have a family, but they’re still the people I meet most often. My best…
You want people to identify with the person on the screen or in the theater, but you don’t want them to identify with you as…
When I discovered acting, I decided that’s what I wanted to do above everything else. It was the first time I was passionate about anything.
The thing as an actor is you get a sense of what a show is like the minute you walk on the set.
When I came to London as a young man, I was very excited by it and that’s never gone away.
The great thing about being an actor is things happen to you very quickly. I like to put myself in the way of surprise.
My house is very clean apart from a very small part of it that looks as if we’ve been burgled, which is my office.
My son got me into ‘The Mighty Boosh.’ I just love that surrealist humour.
It’s always good to find out what you don’t want to do.
In all honesty, we all want our fantasy selves to be the best people. We all think in a time of crisis, we will react…
I’m not a perfectionist at all. I find perfectionists boring because the real creative heart is in the mess somewhere.
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