Appeared in "Entertaining Mr. Sloane" at Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, London, England, UK.
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9 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
15 Magazine Cover Photos |
Maurice Escargot | Gary von Oldman
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[on Sid and Nancy
(1986)] I was never really that interested in the punk movement. I was a blues guy: I liked Motown, James Brown
. I read the script and thought it was a load of rubbish. But my agent said, "They're offering £35,000". I was getting £80 a week at the Royal Court at the time and I thought "I could do with a flat", it changed my life overnight.
In two movies, his characters have had dynamic relationships with mob bosses named Falcone. In Romeo Is Bleeding
(1993), he was working FOR Don Falcone, and in Batman Begins
(2005), he was working to bring down Carmine Falcone. In both instances, his character was a cop.
Often plays reluctant Heroes who assist the main character