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[on the most interesting actor he has worked with] Mickey Rourke
, I thought, was really interesting. I did a movie called Johnny Handsome
(1989) that Walter Hill
directed. I had a scene with Mickey in which he says goodbye to me, and I learned something very powerful. He didn't say anything. I don't know if his thoughts were so powerful or my imagination was so large, but I could swear I could ...
Won 23 major awards for his portrayal of Idi Amin
in The Last King of Scotland
(2006) including all the awards that are considered the biggest (except Cannes). He was also nominated for one more award, and won BET's "Best Actor" for the same year (presumably for the same film).
Often plays characters that are, or are inspired by, historical figures