I pay our nanny more than Im earning.

— Rupert Penry-Jones

The most thrilling Rupert Penry-Jones quotes that are little-known but priceless

I hate feeling full, so Christmas is about the only time I really stuff myself.

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I did a bit of modeling before I took up acting, and I was up for this big campaign - I can't remember which designer - and all these execs were looking at my portfolio. Then one said: 'We'd like to use you, but can you come back next year when you've lost this.' And he tapped the underside of his chin.

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I get very few nasty letters. A few from people who disapprove of the fact that I'm getting naked on television yet again. I don't know why - I suppose they don't like the idea that I'm doing that while I'm married with children.

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Friday is my night for letting my hair down, and once a month a group of my old male friends will come down and stay at our house in Hampshire.

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To be able to play Jack Kerouac or Sal Paradise, it's mad to me.

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Being rejected is not nice, and it never gets any easier no matter where you are in your career.

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My parents didn't want me to be an actor.

They didn't think I could take the rejection, and I have to say they were probably right.

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I've always taken a lot of exercise - I get a bit depressed if I don't.

In terms of food, I'm a bit of a grazer.

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I'm worried about losing my hair. I think if I lost my hair, I'd lose a lot of parts. And I don't want to get fat. I'm always worried about that.

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The ability to suspend reality and go into a make-believe world can be really, really difficult if there's something really big going on.

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I know one thing - if I didn't have TV and theatre and radio, the world would be a much more boring place.

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