This is the interview from the Warrior press junket in LA previously quoted where Tom talks about needing a dialect coach for his Mexican twang/Scottish accent, and the Starbucks comment. Listen here.
The Telegraph August 25, 2011 Real-life blows that shaped my acting Tom Hardy – a troubled ex-Marine in latest film – talks to John Hiscock about the experiences he has drawn on to play a succession of tough guys Today, says Tom Hardy, is a good day. He is relaxed, he feels fit and healthy [...]
♦ New Warrior TV spot from ET Online. ♦ From the HitFix review: Tom Hardy continues to prove himself to be one of the most captivating young actors working. I find it impossible to believe that the skinny English weenie from one of the worst “Star Trek” movies ever has transformed into this charismatic, physically dynamic performer who [...]
Three new interviews with Tom and Joel from the Warrior press junket!
The editors at InStyle threw a party for Warrior tonight at Culina in Beverly Hills. See more photos in the gallery. From Movieline’s “Tom Hardy is in Dark Knight Rises Denial (and 8 Revelations from the Warrior press conference)“: 1. Hardy originally thought that he would have to beat out Chuck Norris for hisWarrior role — and acted accordingly. “I [...]
Warrior‘s original soundtrack is out August 30th and available for pre-order now. Find it on Facebook and order it on Amazon and iTunes. Below, composer Mark Isham considers legendary sports moments and talks about what he was listening to while writing the score: Watch Joel Edgerton and Jennifer Morrison in this clip from iVillage: Another version [...]
LAist.com TXMMA.com An interview with Tom and Joel Edgerton from the Paris press junket for Warrior. Translation by Charlidos. In a fight, there’s always a winner and a loser. Did you know from the beginning who it would be and did you agree? JE: Can we talk about it without revealing who it actually is? We [...]
Tough Nut September 2011 Hannah Lack Dazed & Confused Tom Hardy has gone from being a butter-wouldn’t-melt teenage heartthrob to waking up stoned next to a loaded gun. Now on the brink of megastardom for the second time, the “go-to guy for nutters” talks to Hannah Lack about pumping up and settling down. “People sit [...]
Variety’s Joe Leydon (the important bits): An improbably effective and affecting mix of raw emotions and exciting smackdowns, “Warrior” shapes up as a pic with the potential to appeal to critics and audiences alike. … O’Connor adroitly sustains an air of kitchen-sink realism throughout the first half of “Warrior,” precisely and persuasively describing the [...]
August 2011 John Houghton GQ UK TOM HARDY has been here before. In 2002, cast as the villainous Praetor Shinzon in Star Trek: Nemesis, he was a lock to make the A-list. The planets were aligned, the press was squared and the verdict was in: a big Withnail-sized star. Of course, that film tanked, and with [...]
September 2011 Matt Mueller Total Film magazine Right now, Tom Hardy is what you’d call ‘on it’. With a flurry of projects due in multiplexes over the next 18 months, the Hammersmith-born actor who used to twist himself into anxious, self-loathing, substance-abusing knots of worrying where his next job was going to come from is, [...]
Guy Pearce talks Wettest County in the World with Collider (starts at 8:00): Noah Taylor to Little White Lies magazine: What’s your character in The Wettest County in the World, baddie or goodie? Ah, he’s a baddie, but I’m sworn to secrecy on all that. It will be very good though, it’ll be astonishing actually. Warren [...]
Read Rebecca Murray’s interview at About.com for more like this: And, as a dog-lover, Hardy further endeared himself at the end of the interview as he talked about his bulldog – Max – he lost just three months ago. Hardy definitely misses his companion/best friend and confided that Max’s ashes are currently on the [...]
Katie Hasty HitFix.com Tom Hardy has plenty of reasons to be at Comic-Con this year, even with two blockbuster flicks far from their finish lines. But his forthcoming role in “Warrior” alongside of Joel Edgerton and Nick Nolte gave him pause as an actor and artist before “The Dark Knight Rises” and the “Mad Max” [...]
Jolie Lash Access Hollywood “Inception’s” breakout star, Brit Tom Hardy, teamed up with rising talent Joel Edgerton for “Warrior,” a dramatic big screen tale of family and fighting, which left its mark off screen. “Joel tore his [MCL], he tore that… and my little toe got broken,” Tom toldAccess Hollywood at Comic-Con 2011 in San Diego [...]