Actor | Soundtrack | Composer
During filming of Amistad (1997), he astounded the cast and crew by memorizing a seven page speech in one go. Steven Spielberg was so impressed that he insisted on calling him "Sir Anthony" throughout the shoot rather than Tony.
[interviewed in 1979] It's a comic way of making a living, saying lines, but I can express something through acting. I can express myself through parts. I'm not good at expressing myself otherwise.
Philip Anthony Hopkins
Margam, Port Talbot, West Glamorgan, Wales, UK
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