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I'm a huge Rugby Union fan, which is a bit like American football - but tougher.

I'm a huge Rugby Union fan, which is a bit like American football - but tougher.

There are times when I think, if I were a bit more famous, life could be easier in terms of work because producers want bums on seats, and they're going to get bums on seats if they get a name, if you have had that series on telly. ---->>>

I was born in Oslo, Norway, but now live in the suburbs of Southwest London, right near the River Thames. It's a lovely part of the world. ---->>>

One day, a musician asked me what I did. When I told him I was to be a businessman, he laughed and said, 'You are not a businessman.' Sometimes all it takes is one person to put an important thought in your head, and he did. ---->>>

Although I don't know Oslo at all, there is something about the feel or the smell of the place that feels like home, which is quite interesting. ---->>>

I love having music just to chill to and also to rev me up a bit. ---->>>

I do chat to my mother in Norwegian, particularly when we want a secret conversation. It is useful that way. ---->>>

I quite like being under the radar. ---->>>

I studied at Guildhall and did the acting course, but because I could sing a bit, I kept being cast in musicals. ---->>>

I used to box a bit, and once fought as an amateur welterweight. ---->>>

I'm a career actor. And I question this constant reliance on TV fame and celebrity. ---->>>

Often you get wonderful singers who maybe aren't as strong as actors, or you get wonderful actors who can't sing very well. ---->>>

Once you become famous, you can't become unfamous. You can become a failure. ---->>>

'The Sound of Music' is set in 1938 in Austria at the time of the Anschluss. ---->>>

The home of Rugby Union is in Twickenham - just outside London in the suburbs, where I live. I'm mad for it. The trouble with being an actor and being in the theater is that you always miss the games. ---->>>


Nationality: British
Born: 04-28, 1961
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Occupation: Actor

Alexander Harald St John Hanson-Akins (born 28 April 1961) is a Norwegian-born British stage actor who has appeared in numerous plays and musicals in the West End, and also on Broadway.(wikipedia)