The London police have discovered that the best way to neuter demonstrations is not to move everyone on, or disperse troublemakers, but hold them close, cordon them into a diminishing space for hours and hours, as a sort of arbitrary al fresco arrest.
Gordon Brown is a character from a tragic opera, twisted by ambition and a Presbyterian sense of fateful destiny. He has waited 13 years, mostly in Tony Blair's shadow, for this poisoned chalice and has a pessimist's luck.
The part that makes you unique is the bit people will like or fear, fall in love with, or try to avoid.
Ambition often puts Men upon doing the meanest offices; so climbing is performed in the same position with creeping.
As an actor, the ambition is to play interesting characters. And in the indie genre world, the budgets are low. That allows me, as an actor, not to have a financial value behind my name, to justify me being in these bigger parts for these types of movies.
Our fans want us to be happy and if that means being married or having a girlfriend, they are okay with that. Of course, in this industry it is a bit harder to have normal relationships, but it is possible.
I'm a bit of an insomniac. I go to bed at 5am because I get caught up in watching TV or listening to music at night.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
I firmly believe that unless one has tasted the bitter pill of failure, one cannot aspire enough for success.
Where would we be without inhibitions? They're quite useful things when you look at some of the things humans do if they lose them.