Am I the only one at the source today? After watching a thrilling performance by Brendan Coyle (“Nicholas Higgins” in NS, or probably better known as “Mr Bates” from Downton Abbey) in the Conor McPherson play St Nicholas (double whammy of meaning there… Not sure actually why the play was called St Nicholas…), I made it into the newsagent to buy the Irish Daily Star for the Armitage interview in their Style supplement. Well, let’s just say that is another €1.50 I won’t get back… Nihil Novi In Stella Hibernica Cotidie [or in other words: Old News]. Probably just a rewrite from old interviews. But for completeness’ sake, here it is [click image to enlarge]:
and probably only original line of the piece: “Move over James Bond – there is a sexy new spy hunk in town.” Right on!
Over and out.
Oh, and ETA: Richard posted a link to an interview by him with Frederator Studios – much, *much* more interesting than the regurgitated Irish Daily Star crap.