Best Quotes from Thomas Brodie-Sangster

By | December 17, 2018

To be a good director, you have to have good life experience. I’m getting there.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I’m not a ‘guitarist.’ I’m trying to be a bassist.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I like living at home: I’ve been making films since I was 12, when I played Sam in ‘Love Actually’, and if you spend as much time away on set as I have done, you get your independence young, so it’s nice to come back home.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I think I’d be quite good at Builder, like designer, construction… I’ve always liked making things. I’m quite good with my hands. So I think I’d be quite good at designing new inventions.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I play bass. I play a bit of guitar. I’ve never been to a lesson, so my theory of music is non-existent in any instrument, but we always had guitars around.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Music’s another big love of mine.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I’m not a fan of musicals at all, but I do think ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ is a very good. I always thought ‘Walk the Line’ was very good, too.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I’ve always been able to be firm, to talk my way out of sticky situations. Bullies at school. Attempted muggings.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I’ve always kind of known what I like and what I don’t. And never felt any pressure to wear certain things or watch certain things… It’s hard to explain, but I’ve just always felt it.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I’ve always been very conscious of who I am.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I like the outdoors.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

My girlfriend has read all the ‘Game of Thrones’ books – twice.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

The trouble is, being an actor, you’re always being sent scripts, so you’ve always got something to read. You’ve always got about three scripts to read, that you have to read, all the time. So finding a book or getting into a book series is hard, especially for me.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I struggle with reading a bit. I’m slightly dyslexic, so reading takes me quite a while, and in general, I’m not a big book reader at all. And something like ‘Game of Thrones’ seems very daunting to me!

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

When I’m working, I look forward to weekends. Film sets give your time a structure; otherwise, one day can run into another. I often find myself in unusual locations, so Friday nights I might head out with some of the cast and crew to explore the town.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

On ‘Love Actually’, I met Hugh Grant, who is a relative: our great-grandmothers were sisters. He’d call me cousin and ruffle my hair.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

I like to be on set and see what the camera guys are up to. I like to see all the jobs that come together to make the thing you are also making.

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

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