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Tom Hardy Explains His Psycho Characters

Tom Hardy Explains His Psycho Characters

Tom Hardy sits down with UK Chatty Man Alan Carr on Monday (February 21) to talk about everything from his BAFTA win to his Inception co-star Leonardo DiCaprio being a great friend.

When the 33-year-old British actor was asked why he plays so many menacing characters in film, he answered, “It’s because I know what frightens me, do you know what I mean? I’m actually a big softie and that’s why I’m covered in tattoos. Everything is because I’m actually quite scared of everything. (laughs)

Tom continued, “The point being is that I’m naturally quite a fearful person. My job is just to observe and reflect people and mimic them. So what frightens me – I find scary – I portray in characters and that’s it.”

Tom Hardy on UK’s “Chatty Man Alan Carr”
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20 Responses to “Tom Hardy Explains His Psycho Characters”

  1. 1
    Kaz simply Amaazingg !!!!!!!! Says:

    Go go sleep

  2. 2
    Sandra Says:

    THE MAN. Love him!!
    the hottest voice, face and very humble!!!!!

  3. 3
    Katy Says:

    He like Robert

  4. 4
    jacque Says:

    gosh… i love him! he’s a GREAT actor and so handsome

  5. 5
    Xxy Says:


  6. 6
    Robert Says:

    @Katy: hi did you mean like me? Are you crazy katy?

  7. 7
    Katy Says:


  8. 8
    Sligo lambert ^__^ cute Says:

    I think adam better than robert and katy

  9. 9
    Sligo lambert ^__^ cute Says:

    Im better than tom hardy

  10. 10
    Kaz simply Amaazingg !!!!!!!! Says:

    crazy?? Are yo ugly Robert??

  11. 11
    The Voice of Reason Says:

    I only understood about half of that but I give Tom two thumps up. He’s awesome.

  12. 12
    d9 Says:

    There’s nobody hotter than Tom Hardy!
    I’m lovin’ that JJ keeps us up to date with Tom Hardy news..

  13. 13
    W Says:

    Alan Carr is brilliant and hilarious! He made this interview.

  14. 14
    blah Says:

    sexy beast… woul let him ******* me all day :)

  15. 15
    blah Says:

    I said FF UU CC KK :)

  16. 16
    anna Says:

    wow he’s soo hot..but the interviewer had such a funny voice, I couldn’t understand half of what he was saying!

  17. 17
    MADONNA Says:


  18. 18
    Lilakoi Moon Says:

    Sexiness overload. I wanna do him. Hard. <3 Ha.

  19. 19
    john Says:

    I really liked Tom Hardy’s t-shirt on the chatty man show.I managed to
    Find identicle one on ebay but it was a size medium. Dam my big belly.

  20. 20
    becca Says:

    What I wouldn’t do……..

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