Friday, September 16, 2022
''A lot of gay men get my thing for shoes. I have definite feminine qualities, and a lot of gay men are incredibly masculine 'A lot of people say I seem masculine, I don't feel it. I feel intrinsically feminine. I'd love to be one of the boys, but I always felt a bit on the outside. Maybe my masculine qualities come from overcompensating because I'm not one of them.''
In addition to his intense sensuality, from stories and accounts that I've read, much like his characters, Tom is both a complex actor and man. Reading Kyle Buchanan's book, it was clear that the Fury Road set was not an easy one to work on. In many of the quoted accounts, Hardy was often at the center of much of the stress and many of the struggles. If you've seen the film, you can understand why confusion was ripe and why the actors might require clarity..
Tom Hardy: Actors & SKIN (Part 2)Sergeant Slaughter, My Big Brother (2011)