” I did a film in Nairobi, Kenya called ‘The Last Elephant,’ with John Lithgow, Isabella Rosallini, and James Earl Jones. So I was in seventh heaven, alright? About a year later I get a call from my agent and he says they want to see you for this project called Candyman. I thought he was joking so I hung up. “


” Even if you do a great performance, if you have a weak link in the film, that’s all anyone remembers. “


” So I grew up watching film noir, you know the classic stuff. William Holden, Richard Widmark, Robert Mitchum, all those. “


” Voiceover is probably the toughest of all the markets to get into. Everybody wants to do it because it’s again three to five hours work. You can roll in there with your bedroom slippers and robe on if you wanted to. And it’s fun. “


” When Michael Bay called me, I’d worked with him before on ‘The Rock,’ and he called me and said, ‘Tony, I might have something for you.’ I said, ‘Okay, you haven’t called me in ten years!’ He said, ‘I’ve been busy!’ I said, ‘I’ve been busy too Michael, glad we could make our schedules match! “


” I’ve worked with directors who have done it too much, particularly in television, you know, ‘okay we got it, let’s move on, next setup.’ ‘Well what about, we could maybe investigate?’ ‘Mmm… no, let’s go. “


” But ‘Hatchet’ I only had one day on it. You know, one scene, which I had fun doing. I enjoyed watching it. “


” It’s not like I wakeup everyday and say, ‘You know what, I need to do a horror film.’ Statistically it’s only like forty percent of my output but it’s a great ride and the fan base is really dedicated and that’s always cool. When you’re lucky enough to be in a good one it’s fantastic. “


” With film sometimes you’re thrown in there and you literally hit the ground running, taking your best shot and just leave it up to the editing. “



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