“‘I focused on making him a friend, soldier and above anything else a son – Cinderella is primarily a daughter and so the prince was primarily a son. So I focused on that relationship with Derek Jacobi as my dad and brought out all these other elements of his character.’

Indeed, working with Jacobi was one of the highlights for Madden (’I love him to pieces’) […].”

Richard Madden on his characterisation of the Prince and working with Derek Jacobi in Cinderella (x)