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If it was a great script and a great character, I would love to do a romantic comedy.
Andy Serkis

I believe that when people experience an event as a community, it can transcend and change people’s lives.
Andy Serkis

Gollum was so interesting to me because he’s morally ambivalent, and I love the notion of a quest that is to lose something. Not to gain, but to get rid of something.
Andy Serkis

When you have children, you realize that at the end, it’s all about passing on, about handing down.
Andy Serkis
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What’s wonderful about Tolkien and Shakespeare is that they show up your own individual microscope. They’re so infinitely vast. You can reinterpret them in so many ways.
Andy Serkis

Gorillas have a belch vocalization, which is sort of like, ‘I’m OK, you’re OK.’ They do a pig grunt, which is reprimanding. They sing, they laugh, and they hoot, which grows into a chest-beating display.
Andy Serkis

I had a cat called Dizz, after Dizzy Gillespie.
Andy Serkis

I think I’d like to be a lion tamer, actually. That – that would provide the most audience entertainment if something went really badly.
Andy Serkis

Put it this way: If I had to go back to 1968 and wear the makeup that John Chambers made for the original ‘Planet of the Apes’ series, I think I would rather wear a unitard.
Andy Serkis

I had a body wax. It’s the most painful thing I have ever done in my life. I had every single hair on my body pulled out, and I really bruised.
Andy Serkis

I think parenting is very different now. We’re totally governed by our children!
Andy Serkis

Gollum has a weak personality and isn’t able to cope with the power of the ring.
Andy Serkis

I’m a Mac user. I think it depends on how you were brought up, and I was introduced to Apple quite early. They’re certainly the best for visual stuff and film-directing.
Andy Serkis

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