Appeared in "A Waste of Time".
11 Interviews |
9 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
15 Magazine Cover Photos |
Maurice Escargot | Gary von Oldman
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Did You Know?
[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.
He was awarded the 1985 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Actor for his performance in "The Pope's Wedding".
Often plays real-life individuals or iconic fictional characters