• Early on, I played one or two disturbed people, and I guess I must have been good at it, because it stuck. But, you know, I'm a regular guy. I stay home a lot, I make an effort to keep a distance from the whole social thing, the openings, the parties. I try to live in a calm way.

    "Christopher Walken: 'No matter who I play, it's me" by Sean O'Hagan, December 1, 2012.