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Nick Frost

Nick Frost at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2013
Born Nicholas John Frost
(1972-03-28) 28 March 1972 (age 44)
Dagenham, Essex, England
Nationality British
Education Beal High School
Occupation Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer, Author
Years active 1998–present
Spouse(s) Christina Frost (m. 2008–2015)
Children 1

I don't describe myself as a sociable person now. I can be quite… you know… grumpy? Is that a word? I guess I can be a bit grumpy.
Nick Frost
People presume just because you're a bigger bloke that you wouldn't be physically fit or up for the fight, but that couldn't be further from the truth.
Nick Frost
I was an amazing bartender and a great waiter. I think, in a way, that was my acting school.
Nick Frost
I would be happy living on a massive ranch in Montana and not seeing anyone except my friends and family.
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I am a geek in terms of, I love 'Close Encounters' and I love 'Star Wars,' but other things… 'Doctor Who,' I don't really care about at all, I couldn't give a fig about it.
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I love Twitter; I'm on Twitter quite a lot.
People say, 'Oh, you're famous now, so you must go to L.A.' – I don't live in L.A. now – but it's like, why wouldn't you? The weather is amazing, the film industry's there, it's a great quality of life.
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I like to go home early, that's my thing. My idea of a pub crawl lasts from midday until 5 P.M., then I can go home, play with my kid, have tea and go to bed.
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I volunteered on a farming community in Israel for two years when I was a teenager. One of the jobs involved clearing out a massive warehouse full of chickens ready for the abattoir. The smell of 40,000 chickens in 45C is awful.
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My formative years were all about 'Star Wars' – the first three, not the last crap, obviously. I understood 'Star Trek' but it was too caricatured for me.
Nick Frost
I would agree 'Paul' is a sci-fi genre movie. And a road movie.
In the early 2000s, I was introduced to the noble art of kickboxing, it thrilled me, and I loved it. I loved the honour and the discipline, and I also loved the punching.
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It's nice to have someone write a couture character for you.
Someone once pulled me aside and said it was all right to succeed, and I realised that I knew what failure felt like, but I didn't know what success felt like. I've carried that with me ever since.
Nick Frost
If you think about America, it is about getting your backpack on and heading out.
Nick Frost
I'd like to play the voice of the Iron in the Monopoly movie.
I find acting tough, but sitting around chatting - that's easy.
Even though I didn't write 'Shaun Of The Dead' and 'Hot Fuzz,' I never felt left out of the creative process.
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The fight scenes in 'The World's End' have a certain balletic quality to them.
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I'm usually up at 6 A.M., even on the weekend.
I'm not good at meeting people, and I'm not good at small talk.
There's a difference between watching a film and watching a bit of cinema and enjoying a film as a piece of cinema.
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One of my biggest disappointments is watching the trailer for the second 'Lord of the Rings' film and having Gandalf in it. Why? You know, he died in the first one, why give it away in the trailer just to try and sell a thousand more seats? It's daft.
Nick Frost
I like to think I'm some savage realist.
My wife's brother has a little house on a small island in the Baltic Sea, and we go there at Christmas. The 30-minute crossing from the mainland to this island is the most terrifying cruise you'll ever take. They give you a barf bag when you walk on board.
Nick Frost
I always think I could play a fantastic psychopath. I'd like to play a psycho. With a heart, you know. A caring lunatic.
Nick Frost
I'd be happy doing anything on a film set.
Football and me have never got on. My instinct and love for the harder end of contact had always meant I was perhaps a little too heavy-handed for football. Somehow it left me feeling unfulfilled.
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I love working. I feel guilty about doing nothing; I get bored.
I'm not going to say I'm not a fan, but I'm a fan of house music, essentially, and kind of indie, and I was always into the kind of sub-pop Seattle Mud Honey and Pearl Jam kind of sound. But my kind of big love was house music ever since I was 15/16, going to raves when I was 15 or 16 years old and not going to school, like a naughty boy.
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As a kid, I wasn't listening to The Who; I was listening to Frankie Knuckles.
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I fall in love with every film while I'm doing it. I fall in love with the directors, I fall in love with the process. I don't think I could do it otherwise.
Nick Frost
People are not going to like everything.
I was an amazing bartender and a great waiter. I think, in a way, that was my acting school.
Nick Frost
I wanted to write rather than do anything else. But 'cause I left school at 15, I didn't know what a noun was, still don't.
Nick Frost
I'm comedy's forgotten nearly man.
I think some people see me as being some kind of lovable, bumbling buffoon, and I'm actually quite mouthy and sharp, and that doesn't compute.
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The zeitgeist is ever-changing. If you try second guess what people want, you'll miss it.
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A lot of people who do drama say comedy is the hardest thing, but, not wanting to sound like a bighead, comedy is easy for me, as I've always been fairly funny.
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