Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Max Irons Uses ‘Observe ... but Never Copy' Approach to Acting
“There was no kind of epiphany moment for me,” Irons, 25, said during a one-on-one interview at the impressive Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel.
“My parents tried to dissuade me from becoming an actor because it's such a difficult business. You know, statistically, the amount of people who are trying to succeed versus how many that have, it doesn't make for pleasant reading.
“But once they saw that I was serious and that I was doing all right, they thought, ‘OK, well, we'll back off and let him do it his way.' Which is nice.”