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Laurence Fox

Fox during the filming of Lewis in Oriel College, University of Oxford, on 18 September 2008
Born Laurence Paul Fox
(1978-05-26) 26 May 1978 (age 38)
Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
Alma mater Royal Academy of Dramatic Art


Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Billie Piper
(m. 2007; div. 2016)
Children Winston James Fox
Eugene Pip Fox
Parent(s) James Fox
Mary Piper

I'm a very good packer, but I probably take too much in the way of toiletries. You only really need a toothbrush, as most places you go to have a bar of soap and some shampoo.
Laurence Fox
You could probably go three or four months without the word 'God' coming from my dad's mouth; Mum would pray for a parking space.
Laurence Fox
You're an actor – people judge you and criticize you, and praise you and say you're great in equal measure.
Laurence Fox
I write and play music. I'd like to be a musician at some point.
Every time I've been to Los Angeles, I've hated it. My brother works there, so I usually go each year for a holiday.
Laurence Fox
I'll say my dad couldn't act to save his life and nor can my uncle, and they'll say I'm the worst actor in the world.
Laurence Fox
There is a guilty pleasure in being rude and knowing that it's acting rather than you. But you get the same release as if you were being rude in life.
Laurence Fox
There are two main jobs in acting – the first one is to be a good actor, and the second one is to convince everyone that you're a good actor.
Laurence Fox
I could do Daniel Day-Lewis's job as well as him.
I'm useless scrabbling around at home. I get on everyone's nerves, including my own. I'm not very good at amusing myself.
Laurence Fox
It suits me to be in a series that takes ages to film.
Becoming a parent gives you access to a whole world of feeling. It gives you a much stronger sense of life and death: becoming a father made me realise my own mortality.
Laurence Fox
I once blurted out that I found it impossible to bond with my son Winston because I was too tired. I mean how bloody awful does that sound? What a tosser!
Laurence Fox
Acting can be a great job, but you do have to make up things to do when you're not working.
Laurence Fox
I think we should be able to work until we want to stop, which is what I'm going to have to do.
Laurence Fox