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Everyone is an abused child, if you think about what governments do.

Everyone is an abused child, if you think about what governments do.

I'm sick of very white teeth and lots of gymnasium practice. I'm bored, you know, send in the next one. I wanted a real man that I could believe was my brother, my father, you know, my next-door neighbor - a real person. ---->>>

You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.

You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.

I have come close to producing films. But generally by the time they hit the screen, there's about 50 people with producer credits, so what's the point. I usually find scripts I like with no money attached and take them to producers that I know and try to raise finance.

I have come close to producing films. But generally by the time they hit the screen, there's about 50 people with producer credits, so what's the point. I usually find scripts I like with no money attached and take them to producers that I know and try to raise finance.

If you meet somebody who's spent any length of time in prison, you don't let your guard down. Ever. And really, that's what that was about-if you open up too much, you're asking to get your teeth kicked in. ---->>>

I can't do anything else. So if this falls through, I'm screwed. ---->>>

Bring back dueling, I say. Drive-by sword fight. ---->>>

Well, I think first it was rare for me to do anything that had any kind of a romantic note to it.

Well, I think first it was rare for me to do anything that had any kind of a romantic note to it.

I get invited to an awful lot of Jewish functions. ---->>>

There just seems to be more acceptance now of... other kinds of British films, than the picture-postcard ones. ---->>>

When you know youre whoring it hurts. I have kids. I'm not going to run down an actor for doing this. ---->>>

I don't care to analyze acting. On the other hand there is a fascination because distributors are putting out British films. You get films here with great performances you'll never see again. Why compare. We should go after the businessmen. ---->>>

I started off on stage because it was the only work I could get. I haven't been back for 11 years. I think any stage experience is good experience, as far as being an actor is concerned. ---->>>

I think every director has a different take, some are good, some are bad. The directors you get on best with sometimes don't make the best films, so who's to say who is right. ---->>>

There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring. ---->>>

The first role I ever did... I played a Nazi skinhead. ---->>>

I miss my family, and I like being a tourist when I go back. ---->>>

Ilike ideas writers have that I might not have written. Writers are there for a reason... to write for me. ---->>>

I'd seen musicians act, and it scares me. And they make more money than me. ---->>>

I'm a workaholic. ---->>>

Doing comedy for film is always a challenge because you are in the hands of the editor after the fact. I am hoping I can do some more soon, I enjoy doing comedy. ---->>>

A character I would love to play is Iago, from Othello. ---->>>

Certainly coming to America has been extraordinary. ---->>>

I will watch everything that Cary Grant did, or Kubrick made or Bergman. ---->>>

My dad was a Communist Party member who fought for his country. ---->>>

The more varied the characters, the better, as far as I'm concerned. ---->>>

How would you compare Polanski or Kubrick? I try not to do any comparisons. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Tim Roth
Nationality: British
Born: 05-14, 1961
Birthplace: Dulwich, London, England
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Occupation: Actor
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Timothy Simon Roth (born 14 May 1961) is an English actor and director. He made his debut role in the 1982 television film Made in Britain (1982). He garnered critical acclaim for his role as Myron in the 1984 film The Hit (1984), for which he was nominated for his first BAFTA Award. Roth gained more attention for his performances in The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989), Vincent & Theo (1990) and Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) (wikipedia)