BELFAST star Jamie Dornan has revealed he would be happy to work in sports if “things don’t work out” in acting.
The 39-year-old said he has always wanted to be active in some sport, and claims: “I might still do it someday.”
Dornan, born and raised in Belfast, starred in the recent Golden Globe Award winning film ‘Belfast’, set in the late 1960s in the Northern Irish capital.
However, if things don’t work out, the award-winning actor said that he would consider a sports career.
“I’ve always wanted to work in sports to some degree,” Dornan says. “I wasn’t good enough to play professionally, but I always wanted to be a sports manager or a sports agency. Or work. in golf to some degree. I can still do it someday when things don’t work out.”
During an Ask Me Anything segment on Reddit, the actor said he was inspired by comedians and the challenge of making a living in acting to strive for a career.
He said, “I’ve always loved a challenge in my life, and I think you should always rise to it. There’s something about being bold and crazy about doing a live performance and it just seems so absurd. How logical it is when the odds pile up.
“There are a lot of safe ways to make a living, and I love that acting is not one of them.
He added; “I’m more inspired by comedy. Obviously I did Barb and Star last year and I want to do more soon. So for me it’s Paul Rudd, Will Ferrell, Steve Carrell. .. a lot of people when I was starting. And I was also inspired by some of the actors in Ireland – Ciaran Hinds, Liam Neeson, Cillian Murphy All of the people I had the opportunity to work with were fortunately fortunate together. “
In the film, Belfast Jamie plays with the Irish actress Caitriona Balfe as a married couple.
Dornan said working with Caitriona was a “dream” and praised her, saying: “I want to do every job for the rest of my life with her. She’s the most talented actress, easygoing. loveliest, funnest I could wish to work with.”
CHILDREN DEVELOPING QUESTIONS
Dornan and his wife Amelia Warner have three daughters, 8-year-old Dulcie, 5-year-old Elva and 2-year-old Alberta.
“Our kids are at an age right now where they still need us and want us around and I get scared when we turn 18 and walk out the door and don’t think that our dad,” he said. great person too.”
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