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Hamish Linklater

Linklater in November 2011
Born (1976-07-07) July 7, 1976 (age 40)
Great Barrington, Massachusetts, U.S.
Alma mater Amherst College
Occupation Actor
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Jessica Goldberg (m. 2002; div. 2012)
Children 2

When you're making a pilot, what you're mostly thinking is, 'Please let this be a real job, please.'
Hamish Linklater
I'm a pretty cliche actor in that I hate watching myself on film.
I invested all my money in debt.
It was an outdoor Shakespeare theater that I grew up at. That feels like home, and the place I'm always trying to figure out how to get to.
Hamish Linklater
I've never seen anyone handling pans in the streets of New York, and if I did I doubt I'd give them money, unless I needed a pan. I do give money to homeless people, whether they ask or no.
Hamish Linklater
I did try to go to college and try to be an English major.
You want to throw yourself in as many uncomfortable places as possible, if you want to build muscles in uncomfortable parts of your body and grow as an artist.
Hamish Linklater
In my ideal world there would be 99% unemployment for actors, and I would be the 1% that's employed. I hear about somebody getting a job at Starbucks and I get jealous.
Hamish Linklater