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James McAvoy

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I take a lot of pride in being myself. I'm comfortable with who I am.

— James McAvoy

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Because technically actors are just public servants really. They just tell stories because people need to be told stories. That's all it is. And yet we get treated as though we're important.

— James McAvoy

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I also really liked playing Mr. Tumnus in 'Narnia'. I got to play my favorite character in children's literature, which I loved. You don't get the chance to do that in other jobs.

— James McAvoy

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I always believed that I never wanted to be an actor. I only did it because I was allowed to do it and I had to do something.

— James McAvoy

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I kind of embarked on a fruitless search to find information about my character, Frederick Aiken. And it was fruitless, unfortunately, because there's so little about him.

— James McAvoy

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I'd like to keep work work and life life. It means you've got your life to come back to, somewhere to come home to at night that isn't invaded by your day.

— James McAvoy

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Next year, if no one gives me any work, that's fine. I'm not going to do well anyway. I'm not an actor, I'm just exploiting this industry.

— James McAvoy

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That's the main thing that attracts me - characters who have big journeys. I like playing those people.

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Nonetheless the actor considers himself to have had a good upbringing. When McAvoy screen-tested for the role he was initially rejected because the studio was seeking an actor with conventional Hollywood leading-man looks and physique. Also starring co-producer Reese Witherspoon it generated polarised reviews.

That film was followed with The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) a commercial hit. Besides screen acting McAvoy has appeared on stage with Three Days of Rain in 2009 and in 2011 he did voice work for animated films including Gnomeo & Juliet and Arthur Christmas. Starting in 2003 McAvoy began to build his film resume with Bollywood Queen.

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