Quotes[ edit ] I haven't a particle of confidence in a man who has no redeeming petty vices whatsoever. I'll risk forty dollars that he can outjump any frog in Calaveras county. I don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog.
Younger brother of Tamasin Day-Lewis. The role went to Viggo Mortensen. According to Harvey WeinsteinDay-Lewis was taking time off to work as a cobbler in Florence, Italy when Weinstein, director Martin Scorsese and star Leonardo DiCaprio lured him into coming back to New York "on false pretenses" so they could persuade him to accept lead role in Gangs of New York Describes himself as "a lifelong study of evasion".
Reillyhe got sick during shooting in Italy, refusing to trade his character's threadbare coat for a warmer coat because the warmer coat did not exist in the 19th century; doctors finally forced him to take antibiotics.
On February 25,he announced that he would star in Rose and the Snake, co-written and directed by his wife, Rebecca Miller. The film was later renamed The Ballad of Jack and Rose He listened to Eminem to get into an angry, self-righteous frame of mind as Bill the Butcher while shooting Gangs of New York He turned down the role to work on In the Name of the Father and Tom Hanks was cast in Philadelphia instead.
His father was of Northern Irish and English descent. He was the first of three consecutive British actors to win the Oscar for Best Actor in a leading role, Jeremy Irons being next and Anthony Hopkins the third. Each of them coincidentally won at their first nomination in the Academy Awards.
Joan Allen plays his wife in The Crucible Emily Watson plays his wife in The Boxer Both have played Reba McLain. Allen played the role in ManhunterWatson played the role in the remake Roter Drache The role instead went to Jim Caviezel.
Frequently called the "English Robert De Niro ". He recently referred to De Niro as his champion.
Considered doing an adaptation of "Rose and the Snake" in the early s, but the project fell through. After marrying Rebecca Millershe convinced him to take the lead role and directed him in the adaptation The Ballad of Jack and Rose After Michael Madsen was found to be unavailable for the role, Day-Lewis tried to get the role of Vincent Vega in Pulp Fictionone of the few times he actively pursued a role.
However, by that point in the casting, Quentin Tarantino had John Travolta in mind for the role. Hated being at Sevenoaks School so much that he ran away. While filming Gangs of New York he rarely got out of character and would talk with a New York accent the whole day and would be sharpening his knives at lunch.
Grandson of Michael Balcon. Has appeared in the novel "That Must Be Yoshino". Turned down the leading role of Steven Soderbergh 's Solaris The role instead went to George Clooney.Writing and Authority in Early China is a forceful and sparklingly original work in which Mark Edward Lewis explores the role of writing and texts in the transformation of political authority during the Warring States, Qin, and Western Han periods.
Following in the footsteps of the author's well. This book traces the evolving uses of writing to command assent and obedience in early China, an evolution that culminated in the establishment of a textual canon as the foundation of imperial authority. Its central theme is the emergence of this body of writings as the textual double of the state, and of the text-based sage as the double of the ruler.3/5(1).
Born in London, England, Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is the second child of Nicholas Blake, Poet Laureate of the U.K., and his second wife, actress Jill lausannecongress2018.com maternal grandfather was Sir Michael Balcon, an important figure in the history of British cinema and head of the famous Ealing lausannecongress2018.com older sister, Tamasin Day-Lewis, is a documentarian.
Montreal sports broadcaster Randy Tieman dead at Tieman had a year career with CTV Montreal, up until this past June, when he was part of layoffs at Bell Media that saw the CFCF-TV sports department eliminated. Pro Basketball. WNBA Coaches, GMs Tab McCowan for Top Pick in Mock Draft.
The Associated Press polled a panel of WNBA coaches and general managers for a mock draft of the first round this spring. Writing and Authority in Early China (Suny Series in Chinese Philosophy and Culture) by Mark Edward Lewis.
State University of New York Press. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.