When you know youre whoring it hurts. I have kids. I'm not going to run down an actor for doing this.
There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring.
You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.
I will watch everything that Cary Grant did, or Kubrick made or Bergman.
There just seems to be more acceptance now of... other kinds of British films, than the picture-postcard ones.
If you meet somebody who's spent any length of time in prison, you don't let your guard down. Ever. And really, that's what that was about-if you open up too much, you're asking to get your teeth kicked in.
I don't care to analyze acting. On the other hand there is a fascination because distributors are putting out British films. You get films here with great performances you'll never see again. Why compare. We should go after the businessmen.
Everyone is an abused child, if you think about what governments do.
I miss my family, and I like being a tourist when I go back.
I'm sick of very white teeth and lots of gymnasium practice. I'm bored, you know, send in the next one. I wanted a real man that I could believe was my brother, my father, you know, my next-door neighbor - a real person.
Last Update: 11 April 2021
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