Go Ahead Quote Me

ACTOR SIMON PEGG
ACTOR SIMON PEGG
ACTOR ALEXANDER SKARSGARD
ACTOR ALEXANDER SKARSGARD
ACTRESS HELEN MIRREN
ACTRESS HELEN MIRREN

"I felt I'd given the world my phone number. I'd read the replies and it was people talking to you as if they knew you. Twitter is a narcissist's help centre."

ACTOR SIMON PEGG on why he quit the social media platform


"My dad was shooting a Netflix mini-series in London. So I went straight to his house and spent four days on the couch being fed. He loves to cook, so we had rich pastas, bone marrow, mozzarella, red wine. I was in heaven."

ACTOR ALEXANDER SKARSGARD on what he did with his actor father Stellan after wrapping the physically punishing movie The Legend Of Tarzan


"I'm probably one of the few people on the set who know how to drive a gear shift car. I doubt The Rock knows... But I do. I know how to double declutch."

ACTRESS HELEN MIRREN on not being allowed to drive on the set of The Fast And The Furious 8 and referring to co-star Dwayne Johnson

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 18, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe