” Everybody can, you know, go online, read about something, and have an opinion about something. “


” British people are surprised that I’m British! It’s extraordinary, I get tweets every day from British people saying, ‘I had no idea you were British. “


” I’ve done so much different stuff, people kinda go, ‘Do you live in Islington?’ ‘Did you used to go to so and so school?’ And when I say I’m an actor, they don’t believe me! “


” You have to have a certain single-mindedness if you want to reach the top of the profession, and I’m not sure if I’ve got that cold-eyed egomania that perhaps is needed to get to the top. So as long as I can keep paying the mortgage and keep myself interested, I’ll be happy. “


” When I was sent the script for ‘Homeland,’ I didn’t think anything of it. Three months later, my manager rang and said: ‘They are interested in you.’ I read it and I realised, ‘Yes, I do want this.’ Then I got an email saying I’d got it. “


” Art is all about the experience. I could say I don’t really relate to opera, but then you watch Placido Domingo, and you go, ‘Blimey, look at that. “


” Fatherhood is a joy. I feel very lucky to have a family. It gives you a perspective on things. “


” American television, for all its faults, still has a black presence in shows and even in commercials. You’ll see black people in automobile ads, black women starring on their own television shows. We don’t see that on British television. “



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Everybody can, you know, go online, read about something, and have an opinion about something.
British people are surprised that I
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You have to have a certain single-mindedness if you want to reach the top of the profession, and I
When I was sent the script for
Art is all about the experience. I could say I don
Fatherhood is a joy. I feel very lucky to have a family. It gives you a perspective on things.
American television, for all its faults, still has a black presence in shows and even in commercials. You

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