I've always had confidence. It came because I have lots of initiative. I wanted to make something of myself.
If I don't die in a plane crash or something, this country has a rare opportunity to watch a great talent grow.
I'm relaxed about my career. I've been making movies for over 20 years, so I've earned at least the right to relax.
I don't think more concentration is required for Robert De Niro to do what he does as for Jim Carrey to do what he does.
I'd like to produce, direct, write, score, and star in a film in exactly the way Chaplin did. I'll do that before I'm thirty.
I've made 30 movies and for the most part my movies work. In a business where success is an exception and not the rule, I've mostly been successful.
In a movie like this, the relationship between the two guys is crucial. It sinks or swims on how these two guys are together. I think we did a good job.
The thing about kids is that they express emotion. They don't hold back. If they want to cry, they cry, and if they are in a good mood, they're in a good mood.
In the original script, my character was a basketball player rather than a boxer. I didn't think I could pull that off. I'm a little short to be a basketball player!
The economy in Ireland has been rampaging ahead for the last 15 years. Barring an international, political or natural catastrophe, things can only get better for the Irish.