Appeared (as "Anonymous Londoner") in a BBC Radio Four production of "Walk Right By Me" by Christopher C. Harris/
11 Interviews |
9 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
13 Magazine Cover Photos |
Maurice Escargot | Gary von Oldman
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Did You Know?
[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 ...
Used to work various jobs on assembly lines, as a porter in an operating theatre, selling shoes and beheading pigs in an abattoir.
Characters are usually borderline psychotics. Also known for playing a wide variety of roles that often requires a variety of different accents.