Daniel Day Lewis
Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis (born 29 April 1957) is an actor with both British and Irish citizenship. He has twice won the Academy Award for Best Actor, for portraying of Christy Brown in My Left Foot (1989) and Daniel Plainview in There Will Be Blood (2007). He won Best Actor awards from BAFTA and the Screen Actors' Guild for his role as Bill "The Butcher" Cutting in Gangs of New ... more »
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''The thing about performance, even if it's only an illusion, is that it is a celebration of the fact that we do contain within ourselves infinite possibilities.''Daniel Day Lewis (b. 1957), British stage and screen actor. Rolling Stone (New York, February 8, 1990).
''Being at the centre of a film is a burden one takes on with innocencethe first time. Thereafter, you take it on with trepidation.''Daniel Day Lewis (b. 1957), British stage and screen actor. City Limits (London, April 7, 1988).