Mackenzie Crook's Sellers Support

0
0
Subscribe to Mackenzie Crook alerts

Mackenzie Crook has irritated his neigHBOurs by refusing to cut down a beech tree.

The 'Office' actor lives in a house that was once owned by late British comedian Peter Sellers, and insists he won't chop down the foliage because Peter planted it.

He said: "There's a huge beech tree at the bottom of the garden that Sellers planted. The neighbours want me to chop it down because it casts a shadow over their garden but I won't. I like the fact that he is p**sing off the neighbours from beyond the grave."

Mackenzie's big break came when comedian Ricky Gervais chose him to appear in UK TV show 'The Office'.

Without Ricky, the 37-year-old actor admits he might still be earning a living as Charlie Cheese, the character he used to assume for stand-up shows.

He explained: "It was my big break. Absolutely. I don't like to think what I'd be doing if it hadn't come along. Would I still be doing Charlie Cheese? I know an awful lot of great actors who haven't had that kind of break."


Contactmusic

Tags: Mackenzie Crook - HBO - Peter Sellers - Ricky Gervais

0
0
Subscribe to Mackenzie Crook alerts
Advertisement

More Mackenzie Crook

In Secret Movie Review

Filmmaker Charlie Stratton takes a rather obvious approach to Emile Zola's iconic 1867 novel Therese Raquin, ramping up the melodrama while drenching everything in shadowy...

In Secret Trailer

Therese Raquin is a young woman living with her aunt and cousin Camille. One day Madame Raquin informs her that she and Camille are to...

'Almost Human' Is Almost Worth Getting Exciting About

Almost Human is the latest series from Fringe creator JH Wyman, working under JJ Abrams' Bad Robot banner and airing on Fox last night (17...

One Chance Trailer

When Paul Potts, an opera singer, auditioned for the first series of 'Britain's Got Talent' in 2007, he blew everyone away with his incredibly powerful...

Advertisement

Fox Delays 'Almost Human' Premiere To Cash In On NFL Viewing

Fox has chosen to delay the premiere of its new science fiction series Almost Human. The network has decided to postpone the premiere, originally set...

The Paul Potts Story Heads To The Big Screen With James Corden [Trailer]

Paul Potts – the man who rose from his workaday life to win Britain’s Got Talent and record the album One Chance, which topped sales...

The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn Trailer

Tintin is a young and passionate journalist who is always accompanied on his adventures with his faithful terrier, Snowy. One day, while out browsing a...

The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn Trailer

Tintin is a young and enthusiastic journalist who is accompanied on his exploits by his pet dog Snowy and Captain Haddock. When Tintin buys a...

Advertisement

Comments

Mackenzie Crook Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Mackenzie Crook

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All