People attach too much to the idea of being a model, that you can only be a certain way to have done it. You will always be dealing with it. You’re an actor who used to be a model who never trained; there are not many directors queuing up - Jamie Dornan
When I was turning 28, I thought, ‘Shit, that sounds grown-up. What I am going to do?’ Then I saw a picture of me when I was nine wearing dungarees, and thought I should buy some. My friend then got me a pair of fairy wings, so I sat there on my 28th birthday in fairy wings and dungarees, and I’ve never been happier.
“It’s such a big part of the character that I wanted to know what I was doing.This guy came along with his submissive, I sat in the corner with a beer and watched. My driver was on the other side of the door, God knows what he thought”_ Jamie Dornan talks about his preparation for FSOG role in Shortlist Magazine
“I think the scripts for strong women have been warped into this idea
of strong women as unemotional, in power suits - a kind of men. Or they
acquire masculine qualities in order to mask the feminine qualities”