Jamie Dornan Quotes

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Jamie Dornan Quotes

I defy anyone to watch interviews with Ted Bundy and not be taken by him. He was very handsome and charming and extremely intelligent and, you know, that can exist.
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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I could eat 10 packs of hula hoops a day
I could eat 10 packs of Hula Hoops a day and not think about it.

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I don't like myself without a beard.

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It's not like I cleaned up with girls. I always looked young and I was very small; I hated being 'cute.'

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I was a skinny guy growing up, and I still feel like that same skinny kid.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Basically ive always had a complex with
Basically, I've always had a complex with the way I walk. I've not always been told I've got a bad walk, but someone's always commented on my walk.

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I guess I'm just lucky with my genes.

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It's funny when you know you're playing two characters and you're aware of how you have to play each one into your performance of the other. You're constantly at the back of your mind thinking and it all gets a bit confusing.

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You want roles that challenge you and that scare you a little and where you can really discover something, even about yourself, that maybe you didn't understand.

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I can't really do the running on hard ground that I used to do. Instead I go swimming as often as possible.

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Because I used to play a lot of sport, I've always been in decent enough shape. When I used to get asked to do a bit of body work before a photo shoot I'd lie and say, 'Yeah, I'm going to the gym.' I literally never did anything.

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I've always needed to bulk up, so until the modeling took off I was ramming Big Macs down my throat and doing plenty of bodyweight work. I'm over the Big Macs now, but I'll still drop down and do my press ups whenever I find the time.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: They do very classy sexy television in
They do very classy, sexy television in the U.S. - and they pay a lot more, so there's always that draw!

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There are so many ways to make a living that don't involve hiding in bushes opposite houses of 18-year-old girls with a camera in your hand.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Christian grey he isnt a real person hes
Christian Grey - he isn't a real person. He's a superhero. A myth. He's like Bigfoot! He's unbelievable. He's unattainable. There's no actor in the world who could live up to that.

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A doctor once told me I have abnormal levels of adrenaline in my system.

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Mass appreciation doesn't always equate to something good.

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Fairytales are stories that span every generation and they've been around for a long time.

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To play any character, you have to have a total understanding of why they do what they do.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I think ive done two shoots in my
I think I've done two shoots in my underwear ever. They both happened to be for Calvin Klein. But that tag - 'underwear model' - I just can't get rid of it. And it's such a bizarre, specific thing - underwear. It's like I never modelled clothes.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I feel very tied to ireland and the u k
I feel very tied to Ireland and the U.K. and that side of the world.

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If you are a skinny, baby-faced teenager, the last thing you want to hear is that you're cute.

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It's a strange environment, being hounded. The paparazzi are cretins.

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You'd be hard-pressed to find an actor who isn't a sex symbol somewhere.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I like playing characters who are
I like playing characters who are fractured, broken. I find that more relatable, for some reason. I don't feel that I'm like that myself by nature, but there's just something that you can really grab hold of if people have a darkness in them, I think.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I want to keep an element of myself in
I want to keep an element of myself in every character I play. And maybe that's connected to finding something that you like in every character. Maybe they coincide.

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I'd been auditioning for parts for years. I never got any better at it. I'm crap at auditions. I know there are people who can walk into those rooms and make those lines sing on the page and get the job immediately. I wasn't one of them. I'm still not one of them.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Ive never read anything set in belfast
I've never read anything set in Belfast that doesn't involve the Troubles or something senseless over a flag.

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Being a leading man can come in many different forms.

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I don't like my physique. Who does?

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I feel pretty secure about who I am.

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I feel very settled. I'm not running in and out of clubs at 5 A.M. anymore.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I think my lesson is to back yourself
I think my lesson is to back yourself once you've been given a job. Far too often, I've been given a job and then doubted why I'm there.

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I'm amazed if people are happy in their own skin.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Ive never felt massively satisfied from
I've never felt massively satisfied from standing there while someone takes my photograph. It's never given me a thrill.

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Love from the fans is flattering. That's what makes the show. They are so essential to everything involved with 'Once Upon a Time.'

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No matter what happens in my career, I've always got 'The Fall.'

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Nobody sane wants just to be famous
Nobody sane wants just to be famous.

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People ask me what Gillian Anderson's like to work with, and I have no idea!

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Theres no easy time to lose a parent
There's no easy time to lose a parent.

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Although just being employed as an actor is a big thing, I'm not sure I'd be satisfied playing the same character for 30 years; it's not why I want to do this for a living.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: I defy anyone to watch interviews with
I defy anyone to watch interviews with Ted Bundy and not be taken by him. He was very handsome and charming and extremely intelligent and, you know, that can exist.

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I think sometimes actors are drawn to good television because you have more time to sell it, you have more time to shape a character, and to tell a story, and that's really appealing.

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People attach too much to the idea of being a model, that you can only be a certain way to have done it. You will always be dealing with it. You're an actor who used to be a model who never trained; there are not many directors queuing up.

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I'm quite hyper, and my wife would prefer it if I sat down and read a book.

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I'd like to do a job where I don't have to tie women to beds.

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I think you've really got to cling to what makes sense to you. Obviously, I'm not a serial murderer in my real life, so that's where you have to delve into and do all the research. But, you have to find something likable in the character.

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I am never going to please all 100 million people who read the book. I'll be lucky if half that number are happy with me playing Christian Grey. I know there are campaigns of hate against me already.

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Jamie Dornan Quotes: Im not saying we had a playroom but im
I'm not saying we had a playroom, but I'm not shocked by [the sex in the book]. It's essential to tell the story. I can't believe films that don't invoke a sexual side of it. So it works for me.

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I'm not afraid to play the role of Christian Grey. Because I'm not like him. But I perfectly understand him. I never thought that he was a monster. He is simply woven from desires. As every one of us.

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