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I missed my home - like the physicality of my home, I missed my friends and my family mostly and just hanging out and being in your home country - culturally it feels right and that is what I miss.
 

I remember one time that I was filming a scene in whych my character rides through Troy on a chariot. I just looked around at this incredible set thinking 'This is the life'.
 

I think a film set is a quite controlled environment and you feel like you can trust them and it is going to be a safe place to work, but I really don't think about it.
 

I think it's sort of a rite of passage for a British actor to try and get the American accent and have a good crack at doing that.
 

I try to take the time to appreciate and I certainly do appreciate and I do feel proud but that is probably one of the things I need to work on, building a bit of time for myself.
 

I wondered how they would top the Pirates and skeletons and moonlight, because that's a pretty cool concept.
 

I'm always amazed at anyone's interest in what I have to say.
 

I'm amazed that things have panned out the way they have. I always say I'm so lucky, though my mum always says, "You make your own luck."
 

I'm quite sensitive to women. I saw how my sister got treated by boyfriends. I read this thing that said when you are in a relationship with a woman, imagine how you would feel if you were her father. That's been my approach, for the most part.
 

I'm so happy to have been a part of that process and I would go straight back into the desert in a ton of chain mail for Ridley any day of the week. He's an amazing director and I can't wait to see the long version.
 

I'm still at the beginning of my career. It's all a little new, and I'm still learning as I go.
 

I'm trying to mix the cool, independent stuff with the big stuff, but it's been difficult finding the right roles. It's been an interesting ride as far as my career pendulum is concerned.
 

I've done movies with a sword before. But I haven't really been given the full responsibility of something like a Ridley Scott film.
 

If life isn't about human beings and living in harmony, then I don't know what it's about.
 

Lord of the Rings was my first experience making movies and at the time, I had no ideas how movies were done. I thought that's the way they're done, so in a way, I had nothing to compare it to.
 

Maybe our generation is more about sex, but it feels like romance is dying out.
 

Movies like that aren't about the visual effects and explosions. They're human stories about family, about life, about death.
 

My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies, playing characters that are larger than life, getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince, and a soldier.
 

Obviously I always wanted to do a contemporary piece.
 

People come into your life and people leave it... you just have to trust that life has a road mapped out for you.
 


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