Washington (ANI): Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe is extremely
excited about his role in Ridley Scott"s forthcoming Robin Hood
epic – because he has been an ardent admirer of the tales since
childhood. The Gladiator actor will play the Sheriff of Nottingham
and expects the movie to be serving a big budget and create
“We'll have a look at the Hollywood mythology and how much of
that is embedded in the psyche of people when they think of Robin
Hood," Contactmusic quoted him, as saying. “Richard the Lionheart
won't be bounding up in the last scene and saving the day. Richard
was a bloke who only spoke French. And who only spent six months of
his 10-year reign in England," he added.
Meanwhile, Crowe has vowed not to encourage his kids to get into
the acting world because he knows the pitfalls of the profession.
I'm there for whatever they want to do, but I certainly know the
pitfalls of this business so I won't be encouraging them," he