” I have done some wonderful television, but you know, there’s not as much exceptional material as there is in the theatre. So I do a lot of theatre, but really, as with most actors, I just love going from one to another. It’s stimulating, it’s diverting, it’s a different way of life, and you know, I dearly like a good mix. “


” You’re not cast because you’re like someone or because you’re sympathetic to them. You’re cast because you can act. “


” I would rather give up acting than become world famous, because I think you pay a very high price. Writing and putting new plays out into the world has informed what I do, and I’ve had a lot more freedom to play really interesting parts. “


” You always remember the delicacy of the work you do on a new play – the delicacy and the rigor and the courage. “


” I loved ‘Homeland’ – it’s such an intriguing, intelligent piece of television, and I am fascinated by them making a hero and heroine that are so odd, so flawed and so complicated. It is a programme that really draws you in. “


” I do feel almost violent when I’m watching things that I don’t think are good enough. I get furious for the audience. I want to say to them, ‘This play is not supposed to be like this. They’ve got it completely wrong. You should be electrified by this. “



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I have done some wonderful television, but you know, there
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I would rather give up acting than become world famous, because I think you pay a very high price. Writing and putting new plays out into the world has informed what I do, and I
You always remember the delicacy of the work you do on a new play - the delicacy and the rigor and the courage.
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I do feel almost violent when I

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