Ten bucks probably feels like a lot of money to him, too. Like this wasn’t an idle bet.
$10 in 1945 is about $130 today
“My life is unrecognisable compared to what it was- “Game of Thrones” has opened doors that were never there before. But it can be dangerous to see it in those terms, I think. It’s best to take it as it comes and work as hard as you can, and hopefully the other things fall into place.”
Even as far back as when I started acting at 14, I know I’ve never considered failure.