Appeared in Edward Bond
's plays, "The Pope's Wedding," and "Saved," at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England, with Peter Hugo-Daly, Adrian Dunbar, Gerard Horan, Lesley Manville and June Watson in the cast. Max Stafford-Clark
and Danny Boyle
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[on the shooting for his writing/directing debut Nil by Mouth
(1997)]: I set aside three weeks for rehearsals. Those long scenes are like a play. But I wanted things loosely structured, more like jazz. Though there was very little improv on screen, sometimes we'd improvise, rev up, to get the energy before shooting. One rule that I broke was that you need to leave a little air between people's ...
Characters are usually borderline psychotics. Also known for playing a wide variety of roles that often requires a variety of different accents.