James McAvoy talks to Sally A. Edwards...

About the biggest myths in acting...

“The biggest myth about acting is that… I don’t know… Ok. The biggest myth about acting is probably that we get paid extraordinarily well, do drugs, have sex all the time and …

Personality-wise?

“That we’re all vain, that we all super confident actually. That’s a big myth isn’t it? That is a myth I think.”

That is a big myth.

“Yeah, that is, because we’re really not. Even the ones that act really confident are not. They’re just doing an impression of it, a really good impression.”

 

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