He acted in David Hare's play, "The Judas Kiss," in an Almeida Company production at the Playhouse Theatre in London, England with Tom Hollander and Peter Capaldi in the cast. Richard Eyre was director.
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Just look at the success of Taken
(2008), for example. I thought it was going to be a straight-to-video release. That is actually one of the reasons I did it, to be honest. I felt like spending three months in Paris, I'd get to do all this physical stuff that no one would think of me for, and that the film would go straight to video. Then it became this big success. I was a tiny bit embarrassed ...
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.
Deep gravelly voice