Quote: "He caught my eye, not on purpose. He hit me with a boat hook, we were fighting in the end of Patriot Games on this boat and it was very slippery and it was just an accident and I happened to end up on the end of a boat hook." Actor Sean Bean still has a scar near his eye after a fight scene with his Patriot Games co-star Harrison Ford went awry back in 1992.
Quote: "The waxing stung a bit but wearing high heels was more painful. I practised in them round the house making tea and it made me realise what women go through." British actor Sean Bean on the hardships he endured to play a transvestite in U.K. TV drama Accused.
Quote: "I'm interested in doing a wildlife show... a show with birds of prey would be good." Actor Sean Bean reveals his new ambition.
Fact: Actor Sean Bean's new historical TV drama Game Of Thrones has been given the green light for a second season by network chiefs at cable channel HBO - just two days after it premiered on U.S. TV on Sunday (17Apr11). The series, about the ruling families in a kingdom called Westeros, is based on author George R. R. Martin's books A Song of Ice and Fire.
Quote: "The record I wouldn't usually confess to owning is ALL THAT SHE WANTS by ACE OF BASE." British actor Sean Bean has some embarrassing CDs in his collection.
Quote: "I can spend hours with my binoculars. And I'm looking at feathered birds, not the two-legged kind." British actor Sean Bean has taken up bird-watching.
Fact: U.S. TV network NBC has commissioned a $26 million (GBP13 million) adaptation of classic novel ROBINSON CRUSOE. The drama series will star British actor Sean Bean and PHILIP WINCHESTER of Thunderbirds fame.