Appeared as a guest on Jonathan Ross
's show on BBC Radio 2 on Saturday 23 April 2005.
1 Portrayal |
2 Interviews |
2 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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I lied about serving in Vietnam and I'm sorry. I did not mean to take away from the actions and the sacrifices of the ones who did really serve there...I did steal valor. That was very wrong of me. There is no real excuse for that. I was a peace-time Marine, and I got out in 1963 without ever serving in Vietnam... I started the story that I had been in 'Nam, and I got stuck with it. Then I didn't...
He had been a primary consideration for the original role of Hannibal Lechter in Manhunter
(1986), that is, until he recommended Scotsman Brian Cox
to director Michael Mann
Playing men of power who in addition to being corrupt, are just plain mean