‘I didn’t expect to get Casanova at all,’ he says. 'When I saw the list of people up for it I thought, “Oh well, it will go to the beautiful boys.”’
And that’s not how you see yourself?
'I don’t think I am, no. What?’
Nothing, I’m just raising a sceptical eyebrow. Have you not read any of the press that’s put you in that category?
'I genuinely don’t think I am, I’ve never read anything that suggests I might be … whatever you’re suggesting,’ he mumbles.