"I'm in the country in England with my family. I'm just with one of my daughters now. My publicist managed to get a hold of me, and I was really thrilled. Listen, I had such a fantastic time on that project. It was one of the best experiences I've had. I'll try to get in touch with Nicole [Kidman] today to congratulate her if I can get a hold of her."
"I did pour a lot into [playing Ernest Hemingway]. I took 6 months out and read everything I could and traveled quite extensively. I went to Cuba and went after his house, and did Hemingway's Paris and then went to Madrid. I don't think you could take on a part like that without doing intense preparation.Read more here. More on Emmy nominations 2012:
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