With young people, it’s how brassy and flashy can you be. But you get a bit older, it’s about how restrained can you be. You have to feel it all, think it all, but you don’t have to play it – it’s just gotta be there, and if the story’s good and the script’s good,...
I have a bit of pride, which is always my downfall.
Our work in Britain suggests that radicalization is driven by an ideology which claims that Muslims around the world are being oppressed and – and this is the key bit of the argument – which then legitimizes violence in their supposed defense.
As a kid I was always a bit of a clown, a performer.
Like a lot of people, I love a bit of blood and gore.
I’d like to be able to light the fire a little bit.
That music and the lyrical aspects of Razorblade Romance is so personal to me that, now with me being grown up a bit and meeting new people and doing new things, it makes me look at the same things I was writing about back in the day through a different colored lens.
At times those skills were really hard to do because not only was I having to contend with the camera, but I was having to learn these new skills and the ball was always kind of doing what you didn’t want it to do. So it got a little bit frustrating at times but we...
There is a little bit of me infused in every character I play.
People have perhaps gotten to the point where for the most part movies are a just bit of escape.
I just think TV is becoming more and more interesting in a way. Films are more and more derivative, you know, whether it’s ‘Transformers 2’ or ‘Shrek 5’, or it’s yet another iteration of another kind of clone of something else. It’s a bit depressing in a way.
So I observe life a little bit, rather than participating in it.
As a comedian, you’re kind of like a blues musician; you have to live a little bit.
I’m Cuban, so I like a bit of curve. I just want my booty to have a little lift!
That’s me. I can be me a bit at home, but I’m kind of like a square peg in a round hole.
I’m always polite in auditions, but I wasn’t like, ‘Oh, please give me the job,’ for ‘Robin Hood’ because I didn’t think I’d get it. I got told about the audition just a few days before I went to India to film something else. I must have been a bit cocky with it.