He acted in Ben Elton's play, "Gasping," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Bernard Hill and Jaye Griffiths in the cast.
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[on what he misses about England] The buildings and the cruelty. They're very harsh people, the British: hard to impress, very tough on each other, but I rather like that. It's not that the British are more honest - you're just under no illusion with them. L.A. runs on optimism, enthusiasm and flattery. I think you can go a little bit crazy. I've heard people say there's a limit to the number of ...
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2007 Queen's New Year's Honours List for his services to drama.
Frequently plays upper-class and dimwitted English characters