From an interview with Terry Kinney, co-founder of Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago (with Gary Sinise and Jeff Perry), actor, director, artist.
9. Would you talk about Tom Hardy?
Tom Hardy has…you see a lot of pain in all of his characters. I’m attracted to people that bring that to the table, that work for that in front of people. He’s also a highly skilled chameleon. I’ve seen him play brutes, hyper-sensitive boys, and then he plays romantic figures. He’s an old school actor. He’s one of those guys that you can’t take your eyes off of him, because his soul shows through. (x