“They should be f**king paying me for the amount of questions I get asked about the f**king film that I am not even in,” the actor said.
“I thought the equerry was going to pass out,” the Gladiator actor recalled in a Twitter thread ahead of King Charles III's coronation.
Director PJ Hogan said Russell's table read was "one of the worst I’ve ever experienced", though the actor has insisted it didn't even happen.
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Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway are among the other Hollywood figures who have honoured the Canadian actor online.
Russell Crowe made one fan’s birthday a day she’ll never forget after he surprised her with a video message. Pip Hare is currently competing in a gruelling round-the-world yacht race and mentioned in a radio interview that she was a huge fan, prompting the presenter to tweet the Hollywood star.
For those who didn't fancy staying up till the wee small hours to watch a load of rich people win awards, here's what went down.
He entered the Guinness Book of Records in 1954 for sculling 2.5 pints of beer in 11 seconds.
With Jimmy Carr at his side, no less.
'Such a senseless waste of life.'