Andrew Garfield Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

11th January 2017

Quote: "She loved it. I mean, it was nice for Blake to have a break from his mouth!" Andrew Garfield jokes about his Golden Globes lip-lock with Ryan Reynolds on Sunday (08Jan17), which occurred as the Deadpool star's wife Blake Lively looked on in amusement.

8th December 2016

Quote: "(It) does things to your mind, especially when you're on location in Taiwan, not knowing anybody. I would have about three hours' sleep a night and have dreams and visions of the greatest meals of my life with the closest people. It's very isolating and lonely and creates a spiritual hunger and a longing for comfort and connection." Andrew Garfield on starving himself for Martin Scorsese's new movie Silence.

16th September 2014

Quote: "It’s disgusting - 'I have a right to your naked body or images that you’ve sent to your husband, or lover’. It’s this violent, abusive violation of womanhood, of divine womanhood. It’s violent, and it’s misogynistic, and it’s revolting... What’s scary is that we haven’t reached that point yet, and there hasn’t been a referendum put on it. The Internet is the new Wild West... It’s absolutely revolting." Spider-Man Andrew Garfield is appalled by the new celebrity nude photo scandal.

2nd May 2014

Fact: Actor Andrew Garfield showed off his musical skills on America's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday (01May14), when he played the guitar and sang the Spider-Man theme song while host Jimmy Fallon joined in on tambourine. They also had a little fun with The Amazing Spider-Man 2-themed bikes as they raced around the New York studios, with Garfield beating the talk show presenter to the finish line.

29th April 2014

Quote: "It's like a dream to work with him. He's obviously one of the greatest actors, I think, we have alive today and he's just a remarkable human being. I love him very much." Actress Emma Stone gushes about working with her boyfriend Andrew Garfield on The Amazing Spider-Man movies.

28th April 2014

Quote: "I melted away, the room melted away and it was just like, Oprah and sunlight and some kind of godsend. I had no idea that I loved her so much until I was in the same room with her. (I couldn't go up to her) because she's Oprah and I don't even know if she's real... I didn't think anyone could be that amazing and exist." The Amazing Spider-Man star Andrew Garfield was left starstruck by Oprah Winfrey after coming face to face with her in a New York hotel recently.

22nd April 2014

Quote: "I think I've learned a lot by being around him. And, you know, he is an incredibly important person to me." Actress Emma Stone gushes about her The Amazing Spider-Man co-star and real-life boyfriend Andrew Garfield.

14th April 2014

Quote: "I wasn't satisfied with the first movie, but I think there was a cohesiveness on this film that we didn't quite have on the first. We were finding our feet a little bit on the first one." Actor Andrew Garfield was not overly impressed with his first installment in the Spider-Man movie franchise and has higher hopes for its upcoming sequel, The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

14th April 2014

Quote: "I love being naked. It’s important to be naked and be in touch with our bodies and not have shame about what we’re made of. I love being in touch with nature and my own nature." The Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield finds pleasure in nudity.

11th April 2014

Quote: "I am a fan, I love being Spider-Man. I adore it. My first ever Halloween costume when I was three was a Spider-Man outfit." Actor Andrew Garfield fulfilled a lifelong ambition when he won the superhero role in The Amazing Spider-Man franchise.

11th April 2014

Fact: The Amazing Spider-Man star Andrew Garfield chose a unique form of transport to arrive at the world premiere of the superhero sequel in London on Thursday (10Apr14). The actor arrived in Leicester Square in a red double-decker bus with several children from the Kids' City charity, an organisation he paid a visit to on Wednesday (09Apr14). He was also greeted by dozens of fans wearing Spider-Man masks.

8th April 2014

Quote: "I like so much about Andrew, I wouldn't even know where to start. He's the best-prepared actor I have ever worked with and can completely transform himself for a role. That alone fascinates and inspires me completely. I learn a lot from him!" Actress Emma Stone gushes over her boyfriend and The Amazing Spider-Man co-star Andrew Garfield.

11th July 2013

Quote: "I was kind of joking, but kind of not joking about Mj. I was like, 'What if Mj is a dude?' Why can't we discover that Peter is exploring his sexuality? It's hardly even groundbreaking! So why can't he be gay? Why can't he be into boys?" Andrew Garfield suggested Spider-Man's alter-ego could be gay to The Amazing Spider-Man's screenwriters and producers as they considered who to cast as his love interest Mary Jane Watson. The role eventually went to Shailene Woodley.

24th August 2012

Fact: Actor Andrew Garfield celebrated his 29th birthday on a Malibu, California beach with his girlfriend Emma Stone on Tuesday (21Aug12). The couple, which was snapped by sharing several kisses, played volleyball with a few pals, enjoyed a dip in the ocean and later dined at sushi hotspot Nobu, with Stone letting her T-shirt do the talking - her top read, 'Happy F**King Birthday".

20th August 2012

Fact: The Amazing Spider-man actor Andrew Garfield was ticketed for speeding on Friday (17Aug12) after he was caught racing through Malibu, California with his film co-star and real-life girlfriend Emma Stone. The Brit was cited for the traffic offence and allowed to continue on his journey, reports

6th July 2012

Quote: "I had an unrequited love. She actually quoted a Spice Girls song to ask me out and then dumped me after about four hours." The Amazing Spider-man star Andrew Garfield on his craziest teen romance.

4th July 2012

Quote: "Everyone played rugby. I played rugby and I was good at it, but I got concussed all the time because I was a weakling." British actor Andrew Garfield suffered numerous injuries while playing sports as a youngster.

3rd July 2012

Quote: "(Teenage years are) a horrible time of your life. But I still feel like I'm in that chapter. I'm unsure, insecure, awkward in my body... I definitely haven't shed that skin. I still feel like I am my past." The Amazing Spider-man star Andrew Garfield feels trapped in a teenager's body.

2nd July 2012

Quote: "He's just a dreamboat, it's undebatable, he's just stunning - not only physically, but in terms of talent and just general sex appeal." New Spider-Man Andrew Garfield has a man-crush on Ryan Gosling.

29th June 2012

Quote: "I'm gonna be the one in the theatre, shouting, 'Why did they cast that British scumbag as my favourite superhero.'" Actor Andrew Garfield can sympathise with Spider-Man fans who dislike the fact he's playing the web-slinger.

13th June 2012

Quote: "She keeps you on your toes and that wakes you up." Actor Andrew Garfield on what attracted him to his The Amazing Spider-man co-star and real-life girlfriend Emma Stone.

4th April 2012

Quote: "I've been told I'm a weird driver. I crawl like an old man... when I'm thinking or trying to figure out something... But when I'm listening to hip-hop I can drive appropriately... I listen to a lot of Nas. One Mic was my jam during Spider-Man because there's a lot of justice to be done in that movie." British actor Andrew Garfield is a better driver when he's listening to aggressive rap.

4th April 2012

Quote: "It's made of something that is designed to make you irritated... (and) it's just me (underneath). It's terrifying to put on." Actor Andrew Garfield felt naked in his skin-tight Spider-Man costume.

3rd April 2012

Quote: "I get frustrated with those Men's Health magazines. It's like, 'In five minutes you'll be as fit a as fiddle if you just follow those three simple steps and only eat cucumbers...' This was hard work. I wouldn't be able to do it without someone." Actor Andrew Garfield on training to become the new Spider-Man.

2nd September 2011

Quote: "Andrew is one of the most giving actors I've ever worked with. If I needed to get to a place of love or sadness in a scene, he'd leave messages on my phone to replay, or slip in lines off camera for a different reaction than what was scripted. He gave me so much to react to." Actress Emma Stone is grateful to have been cast opposite Andrew Garfield in their new movie The Amazing Spider-man.

26th January 2011

Quote: "Andrew is a great actor. I’ve been a fan of his. I saw Boy A, which I loved, a bit ago.., and, of course, The Social Network. I’m a fan. I’m excited to see what they do." Tobey Maguire can't wait to see Andrew Garfield in the new Spider-Man movie.

21st January 2011

Quote: "I heard some people are saying I'm lacking the muscles to be Spider-Man. But the thing is, Spidey is as skinny as me. He's not Arnold Schwarzenegger!" THE SOCIAL NETWORK star Andrew Garfield brushes off criticism he's too thin to replace Tobey Maguire as Peter Parker and his superhero alter-ego in the latest installment of the movie franchise.

19th January 2011

Quote: "It was humbling and strange, and I was really moved by it. It felt right. It felt wrong. Kind of all of the above. It was just a strange, surreal moment." Actor Andrew Garfield had mixed feelings when he first pulled on the Spider-Man suit to shoot scenes for the forthcoming superhero movie.

12th January 2011

Quote: "I'm probably going to be the guy in the movie theatre shouting abuse at myself. But I have to let that go." Andrew Garfield insists he'll be most critical of his Spider-Man portrayal when the new movie hits cinemas.

8th January 2011

Quote: "She’s incredibly talented and kind of fun to hang around with. I’m really so happy that she’s doing it. She’s awesome." Actor Andrew Garfield coos about his Spider-Man love interest Emma Stone.

27th December 2010

Quote: "It's very specific what we're trying to achieve in terms of body type... Rest assured, there's a lot of people who are helping me with it because I have no discipline in that respect. My father's a swimming coach and I kind of rebelled against that very, very early on so any form of physical discipline has to be really cracked with a really smart whip." Andrew Garfield has to be forced to work out as he trains for his role as Spider-Man in a new movie.

27th December 2010

Quote: "I feel like a kid in my pyjamas... I can only say how it feels and it feels pretty special. It feels like a dream realised and a fantasy realised. I don't take it lightly and I feel incredibly lucky that I get to wear Spandex for the next few months." Actor Andrew Garfield is happy to be wearing Spider-Man's famed costume as he shoots the latest installment in the superhero franchise.

8th November 2010

Quote: "I understand if people have doubts and ask, 'Who cast this English fool?' That's my attitude towards myself. If I wasn't in it, I'd probably be in the cinema shouting, 'This guy is s**t!'" British actor Andrew Garfield still can't believe he has been cast as Spider-Man in the forthcoming big-screen reboot.

7th November 2010

Fact: Sally Field is in talks to play Spider-Man's aunt in Andrew Garfield's first movie outing as the superhero. Martin Sheen has reportedly been cast as the webslinger's uncle in the prequel, which will also feature Emma Stone and Rhys Ifans.

19th October 2010

Quote: "I'd probably go to school. I'd travel. I'd go wandering and get lost for a minute, like Jack Kerouac. And then afterwards, when I realised it was all vacuous and vapid and meant nothing to me, I'd probably take up photography." THE SOCIAL NETWORK star Andrew Garfield contemplates a future where he wasn't an actor.

6th October 2010

Quote: "I thought it would be the kind of place where you met really smart, interesting, quirky girls with thick, black-rimmed glasses, but it didn't turn out that way at all." THE SOCIAL NETWORK star Andrew Garfield on his pre-fame job at a London Starbucks coffee shop.

28th September 2010

Quote: "I've been waiting for that phonecall since I was four years old. I think every skinny young boy across the world is waiting for that phonecall... I can't believe it, how lucky I am." British actor Andrew Garfield on landing his dream role as Spider-Man.

28th September 2010

Quote: "Can I write the theme song for the movie and have Bono sing it?" Justin Timberlake is keen for another collaboration with THE SOCIAL NETWORK co-star Andrew Garfield, the new Spider-Man.

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