I'd like to get back in front of the camera eventually, but only if I can play something a little bit different.
I just thought, We don’t need to be flashing the rest if it’s not essential to the story.
You’ve got time.” I don’t think I’ve ever been turned on by a book.
Two weeks before filming the second and third films back to back, we had our second child.
This crazy career transition—I guess I could only see it as something that took time away from my kids.
She’s close with Dakota, and she’s close with Sam [Taylor-Johnson], who directed the first movie, and with the producers. But when I dropped out of uni and said I wanted to be a model—but I kind of wanted to be in a band, but essentially I wanted to be an actor—he said, “Life’s not a race to the far end.
I genuinely believe Zoolander isn’t that far off from some of those dudes. He failed his final exams at school; he failed the first year of university. Eventually, he fell in love with the idea once he specialized in obs and gynae.
You’d be sent to these dodgy little apartments around London.
I chose to stop acting because I wanted to direct and I had to show people that I was serious.
In 2012, he put down roots in the English countryside, where he lives with his wife, the actress and singer Amelia Warner, and their two kids. You’re sort of presented with a few options and sizes.
While his work often requires brooding masculinity, Dornan reveals a side of himself that’s at least a dozen shades lighter. Four days before we started filming the first one, Millie and I had our first child. They’re all skin-colored—but, like, if you’d gotten jaundice.
Still, news of his casting didn’t excite the millions of rabid readers who’d made E. Then, once they’d seen the film, they were angry he hadn’t gone full frontal.