In “The International,” Clive Owen plays a desperate Interpol agent who spends his every waking moment trying to shut down a secretive international bank reaching its fingers into world politics – and he doesn’t have time for a martini break. But does that make the actor, who was once floated as a possible 007, the anti-Bond?
Not quite, Clive told Access Hollywood at the film’s junket in Beverly Hills on Thursday – but his character is certainly a different kind of action hero.
“The one thing for me that was very important – there was no vanity, there’s no time for self-affection,” he said. “It’s not typical for a lead actor. There’s no time to be thinking about [that]… he’s so obsessed.” [Read more…] about Clive Owen’s ‘International’ Exploits