He says that he’s had plenty of “pinch me, is this real?” moments in his career (mostly involving his role as the arch-villain Scarecrow in the rebooted Batman movies), but it is his family who pull everything into focus for him. “I love acting, but they show me that there are other things that are more important in my life,” he says, adding that his kids have no idea what he does. “They think that I unload the dishwasher for a living.” (X)
Because of my hair, I rarely, rarely get recognized, but I was in America couple of weeks ago, and I was in a lift in a department store and the doors opened and this woman stood there, looked at me and just went, “Khaleesi!” and then the doors closed! So that was bizarre and rarely happens but when it does it’s normally on that kind of crazy scale.