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Art Malik

British,  Actor
Total Quotes : 44
Job Act Fridge

Acting's a job. I act to fill the fridge.

- Art Malik

Could Unpleasant Kinds

I grew up in the Fifties and Sixties and remember how unpleasant all kinds of food could be then.

- Art Malik

Play Career De Niro

I've had a fantastic career playing great parts. In many ways, the colour of my skin has been an asset because I've been asked to play certain roles as a result. I don't apologise for playing them anymore than Robert de Niro is sorry for playing American-Italians.

- Art Malik

Waiting Like Still

I have no idea whether I'm any good or not. Still waiting, like most actors, for somebody to find out one day that I can't do it.

- Art Malik

Depend Fridge Though

I do sometimes cook myself, and I do enjoy it, though it does depend what's in the fridge, and filming can mean I don't have much time.

- Art Malik

Think Always Plane

I always think it's kind of fun to get to the airport early, check in, and then go and have a meal before getting on the plane.

- Art Malik

Blind Islam Which

I questioned the blind faith demanded by my religion, which was Islam.

- Art Malik

Rich Texture How

How can you turn down Marks and Gran? Their scripts are so rich in texture.

- Art Malik

Going Another Am

Am I overjoyed when somebody says, 'Oh, we're going to do another Jane Austen?' No - because there's never anything in it for me.

- Art Malik

My Own Old Cab

I decided to go and find India on my own. So, I hired a cab for a drive round old Delhi. I was knocked off center by the sheer energy that goes into daily survival.

- Art Malik

Chance Doing Great Show

I jumped at the chance of doing 'Holby.' It's a great show.

- Art Malik

Better Person Better Read

I have therapy. Every day. I read a bit of Freud; I try to be a better person. Every day.

- Art Malik

Always Projects Having

Having portrayed English-speaking Indian characters in British and American projects, I have always wanted to use my mother tongue in an Indian film.

- Art Malik

Jewel Had Britain

I grew up in a Britain where 'Paki-bashing' was around in my late teens from the National Front. We also had 'Pakis Go Home,' and even 'Jewel In The Crown' attracted this sort of comment.

- Art Malik

See Like Would

I would like to go to Iceland to see the northern lights.

- Art Malik

Like Grandson Feels

I'm a grandfather now, and when I watch children's shows with my two-year-old grandson, Arlo, I'm delighted because it's completely non-traditional casting. It feels like a utopia. How the world should be.

- Art Malik

Lucky Like Marketplace

I was lucky enough to be launched into the marketplace with the blessing of a series like 'Jewel.'

- Art Malik

Never Ever Films

If people ever stop making films about India, I'd never work again.

- Art Malik

Muslim Practising

I'm not a practising Muslim.

- Art Malik

Fancy Prince Charles

Not until somebody turns round and says, 'Art, how do you fancy playing Charles Dickens? How do you fancy playing Prince Charles in this biopic?' Until those movements come, then no, we haven't got past anything.

- Art Malik