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 Michael Gambon - “You get used to being lazy doing films, but classical theatre's going to finish me off.”
 Michael Gambon - “There were no spells at my school, just a smack in the mouth.”
 Michael Gambon - “Television has dried up for my generation, so it's plays and films.”
 Michael Gambon - “Richard was in heavy, heavy costume, he could hardly sit, you know, and I turned up and they put me in two layers of silk, so I played him much lighter - you know, floating around in a pair of slippers, a bit of a hippy.”
 Michael Gambon - “People who have read the books get miserable because of all the bits that have been cut out. So I just read the script. That's the best way.”
 Michael Gambon - “I promise myself that I would go and do a play every year.”
 Michael Gambon - “I learn the lines that JK Rowling or whoever writes them, and say them.”
 Michael Gambon - “I am a theatre actor, but the last ten years I've taken parts in movies because it keeps me in money.”
 Michael Gambon - “There's no subtext in Harry Potter really it's all magic, anything can happen. Why do I say this Because it's a magic spell. It's quite nice in a way. There is a real freedom to it.”
 Michael Gambon - “Every part I play is just a variant of my own personality. No real character actor, of course, just me.”
 Michael Gambon - “The main problem is gluing the beard on. It takes 15 minutes, but I could have a really complicated scene to play and worry more about the beard.”
 Michael Gambon - “I just play him as myself, I don't ease myself into any role really. I stick a beard on and play me.”