(1967 -present) Ridley and his brother Tony Scott
created RSA Films, a film and television advertising commercials production company, which nowadays has offices in London, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
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1 Portrayal |
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Sir Ridley Scott
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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[October 2006] [William Monahan
] is maybe one of the two best writers I have ever worked with and I am developing something with him now that will take us back to Muslim countries next year. It's called "Tripoli", is set in 1805 and is about the bad behavior of Pasha of Tripoli, who was kidnapping ships, particularly American ships, and demanding ransoms while Jefferson was broke, having emptied ...
Of all the professional actors he has hired / worked with for his films, over 50% come from elite drama schools and the theatre, such as the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford Upon Avon, The Globe Theatre, The Old Vic and the National Theatre in London, which he feels brings as large a presence to the screen as the actors do to the stage.
Usually casts / works with actors who have a strong theatre background and are graduates of drama school. He likes to be personally involved with the casting of his movies as well.