“I think you definitely get the benefit of the doubt,” he says. “To get really good parts executives need to go, ‘Which guy is that? Oh it’s the guy from that thing’. Any actor will tell you that you go for a job you’re massively suitable for and they give it to someone who’s got more of a selling point. That’s a very dangerous thing – that’s how exciting projects are totally destroyed by some miscast actor who’s got a profile.”
Read the rest of this interview here on the Independent’s website.
The first episode will air on ITV1 at 9pm on Wednesday 5th December.
The press pack is available here, from the ITV website.
Andrew sent this message of thanks for the birthday project, fanbook and all the cards and gifts sent to him for his birthday!
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Read the interview here on the BBC website.
Here’s his acceptance speech!
A preview of the Sea Wall Q&A with Andrew Scott and Simon Stephens can be found on the Sea Wall website, here.
Don’t forget, you can also watch the film here.