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It doesn't matter about money and fame and whatever. I really don't care about that. My thing is, I'm happy that I'm able to have kids have a hero and have someone that they can look up to.
In my books, women often solve the problem. Even if the woman is not the hero, she's a strong character. She does change the plot. She'll often rescue the male character from some situation.
I can play the leading man. I can play the action hero, maybe in just a different way. I look at it as, you know, if you set your mind to it, you can do it.
To me, the word 'hero' hasn't got positive or negative value - 'hero' is the person who leads you through the story.
He would still see it as his duty to shut up and get on with it, not cause any trouble. In our own time we've made a hero of the rebel, and it's more heroic to speak up.
He helps me every day to do my exercises. Siegfried told me once, 'The one who is a hero is the one who can hang on just one minute longer.'
Fidel Castro, whatever people may think of him, is a hero in Latin America, primarily because he stood up to the United States.
I like to say I'm not a hero.
I have gone through so many examinations of what a hero is, between the World War II stuff and the astronaut stuff.
Personally, I think Julian Assange is a hero.
I have always found myself playing the hero, but I love villains. Villains have more fun.
I think Michael Moore is a hero.
Legolas is that kind of action elf who pouts a bit, stares off to the distance, and has a couple hero moments, killing with a lethal bow and arrow along the way.
Journalism is the protection between people and any sort of totalitarian rule. That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one, is a journalist.
Pete Bethune is a hero in New Zealand. He's a hero worldwide to people who want to see the end of whaling.
In the Indian film industry, especially those of us who are in mainstream cinema, we invariably play a typical hero's role. More often than not, we cater to the public perception. However, there is a latent desire in most actors to do a role where you can go all out and experiment.
As a person navigating the waters of public scrutiny, you are often unable to hold on to personal heroes or villains. Inevitably you will meet your hero, and he may turn out to be less than impressive, while your villain turns out to be the coolest cat you've ever met.
Probably we'll think of Bush in years to come as an American hero.
Johnny Unitas was my hero.
The person I have admired the most in comedy terms would be Eric Morecambe, who is my total hero.
I didn't realize House would be the central character, more the bitter comic relief appearing occasionally. I relish his wounded nature - the lameness, the scarred Byronic hero.
I'm not sure I'll ever fully understand why some Christians get mad when we say that the ultimate hero in the Bible is not Noah, Abraham, Moses, David, Paul, etc... but Jesus.
My lifetime role model and hero is Freddie Mercury of Queen.
Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it's not all that important to me anymore.
In Atlanta, with a large African-American population, Sosa is often considered a black man. In Miami and Los Angeles, with larger Hispanic populations, he is a Latino man, and the black label is rejected as robbing Hispanics of a hero.
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