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The longer you have something, the stronger the bond. That's true with people as well as things.
The movies people don't talk about or remember after six months' time don't really matter.
I've given no thought to moving to America at all.
If you can jump up onstage and make people laugh, shouldn't you also be able to inhabit a character?
It's always been my hope, as an actor, to reveal only what is relevant about myself to the work.
It's always bitterly disappointing to people to see how normally one can live.
My wife and I really, really like each other as well as love each other.
The only thing that may make me different from other people is I have passionate interests outside of work.
The reason my kids come to the set is so I can actually see them.
When I shoot I'll take my family with me - one movie a year and then the rest of the time at home.
Each time you go to the same track you know whether you're improving or whether you're not... it's not open to interpretation. It's measurable - unlike acting.
My background was producing and writing and performing in television when I started out, and I really missed that, that whole creative process that comes from sort of 'me' storytelling.
You'll read things and say, this is a really good project and it's probably going to be a hit, but I can see 20 other people playing that part. You have to have some sense of ownership to do a good job and be married to it for ever.
I'd say I'm the opposite of someone that has the urge to stand in front of strangers and make them laugh, but the idea of getting up and telling a story and people finding it amusing always appealed to me.
I'll give you a list of a hundred ways that I'm more likely to be injured than belting around a race track with people who know what they're doing. It's not a place where I feel I'm in unnecessary danger.
I've worked with some of the great cinematographers. So I'm always watching what they do and I'm watching how the director composes his shots, just because I find it interesting as an actor; you're trying to help them out as well.
If you're lucky enough to be involved in a film that's about something very real and that you hope will continue to hold up in 20 years' time it just gives you more energy and makes it feel all the more worthwhile.
There wasn't a moment where I got into cars. It wasn't a conscience decision or something that came later, it was there since I was born. I just love it.
When you're shooting a film, you really don't get to be a dad, and you don't really get to be a husband. You don't really exist at all. But I do drag my family with me on location whenever I can.
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