With 'Downton Abbey,' you're always stuck in one stately home.
You find with the really great actors, the ones you really admire and look up to, very often they're very giving, generous, warm people.
I'm very lucky, I've got two very loving parents, still very much together, and always been very supportive.
Working with animals is always going to be tough because the animal doesn't know it's an actor.
'How to Train Your Dragon,' the first one, was a film I'd seen prior to being approached for the sequel. I don't often watch family animated movies, but it's one that I loved and thought was really well done: beautifully crafted storytelling.
As an actor, you don't have much choice about your appearance. It's a good excuse for looking ridiculous.
When I'm applying for a new passport or something, someone will call me Christopher. Other than that, no one ever calls me Christopher.
I actually don't do much to my hair. It gets fussed over a lot on projects because there's a lot of it, and it's boy's hair, but as far as me, I tend to let it do what it wants.