Appeared in "The War Plays".
11 Interviews |
9 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
13 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.
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 reluctant Heroes who assist the main character