"The Crucible". Directed by Richard Eyre
. Virginia Theatre; 101 performances. Cast included Liam Neeson
as "John Proctor".
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[on Gangs of New York
(2002)] Martin [Scorsese] was interested in me for the part of Monk, that Brendan Gleeson played. But when I read it, I said, "No, I want to play this Priest Vallon character. It's a showier part." It was the perfect cameo, I think. You come in, do a bit of physical stuff, and then they talk about you for the rest of the movie. Meanwhile, I'm back home with my wife and kids,...
Was chosen for the role of Gawain in Excalibur
(1981) primarily because director John Boorman
wanted a large man in the role for the duel between Gawain and Lancelot (Nicholas Clay
). It was on this film where he met Helen Mirren
, who was playing Morgana.