Played Cyril in "The Black & White Minstrels" by C.P. Taylor
- Edinburgh Festival/ King's Head Theatre, London (1992).
5 Interviews |
6 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[How did you find the courage and perseverance to stick with the unpredictable career of an actor?] I have neither courage nor perseverance. What I do have is luck; so when I started out I got some jobs and then, because of those I got some more and... cut to 20 years later. Although I've had some relatively lengthy periods out of work, they were mostly through choice - turning things down that I...
Has a cult following due to the weekly 'Kermode and Mayo's Film Review' on BBC, Radio Five Live, where he is regularly saluted ("Hello to Jason Isaacs!") by his former classmate and film critic Dr Mark Kermode
, a practice that the fan base of this show picked up.
Frequently plays elegant villains