There were a number of people who helped me get there, and the one I always mention is Michael Byrne,… (read more)
When George asked me to be the prequels, it was the same kind of meeting - it was very short… (read more)
But he did say that the character would be on the sidelines in movies One and Two, and move into… (read more)
Consistency is very important when you're making films.
For me it's even more interesting, because my character comes out of the shadow. It's a chance to really act… (read more)
I suppose it's easy to play a hypocritical politician with a smiling face; it's also quite gratifying to play.
I'm the blackest villain of all time.
If you got the DVD you can see that George Lucas has taken that person out, as well as the… (read more)
It was a scene I was really looking forward to, and one that I embraced, and when we were filming… (read more)
That's the mark of a great storyteller, never to give away secrets in advance.
The part that I think is one of the most interesting is of course the one that Hayden Christensen plays.
And also, it's sort of my job to make you believe things about him that aren't true about me.