Appeared in "The Desert Air".
11 Interviews |
10 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
15 Magazine Cover Photos |
Maurice Escargot | Gary von Oldman
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[on his character Jackie from State of Grace
(1990)] He's a sweetheart. I miss him. I just think he needs a good cuddle. [laughs] He's a very tormented soul, Jackie. The reason I like characters like him is that they are bright, they're passionate, they have got the gift of gab. I mean, Jackie should go to drama school!
His problems with alcohol were well known during the early 1990s: he checked himself into rehab for alcoholism treatment in 1995. In subsequent interviews Oldman acknowledged his problems with alcohol, and called himself a recovering alcoholic in a 2001 interview with Charlie Rose
. Oldman lives a teetotal lifestyle and attributes his success in beating his addiction to attending meetings with ...
Often plays real-life individuals or iconic fictional characters