Tom Hiddleston on Kong: Skull Island


♪ [ SPEAKING FOREIGN LANGUAGE ]>>NOW THERE’S A MAN WORTH TALKING TO.>>Jimmy: THAT IS TOM HIDDLESTON IN “KONG: SKULL ISLAND.” WHY WOULDN’T YOU WANT EVERYONE TO WITNESS THAT? IF I HAD SHOT ANYTHING LIKE THAT, I’D WATCH IT ON A CONTINUOUS LOOP.>>PEOPLE COMING INTO THEIR HOUSE, WOULD YOU LIKE A CUP OF TEA, AND — >>Jimmy: AND YEAH, HEY, THERE’S ME, LOOK AT THAT. SO YOU GUYS SHOT THAT IN HAWAII, AUSTRALIA, BRIE LARSON WAS HERE LAST NIGHT.>>WHY HAVE A WEEKEND WHEN YOU CAN HAVE A BREEKEND?>>Jimmy: YOU WENT ON THEM?>>YES. WE WENT GO-CARTING AND I’M TERRIBLE AT IT. JUST REALLY SLOW.>>Jimmy: THAT SURPRISES ME.>>SAFETY FIRST.>>Jimmy: A LOT OF THAT IS YOU HAVE TO GET A GOOD CAR. YOU HAVE TO SCOUT THE CARS BEFORE.>>WELL, MAYBE. ONE THING I DID, I LEARNED TO SURF.>>Jimmy: IN HAWAII?>>I’D NEVER BEEN SURFING BEFORE, AND I WAS LIKE, IF YOU GO TO HAWAII FOR NINE WEEKS, I SHOULD LEARN HOW TO SPEAK.>>Jimmy: DID YOU GET UP?>>I DID.>>Jimmy: DID YOU HAVE A GUY TEACHING YOU?>>I DID, YEAH.>>Jimmy: DID IT MAKE YOU FEEL LIKE A CHILD? [ LAUGHTER ]>>JUST BEING TAUGHT HOW TO DO STUFF.>>Jimmy: LEARNING THINGS AT A CERTAIN AGE, IT’S A LITTLE BIT EMASCULATING.>>THAT’S TRUE.>>Jimmy: DID HE HOLD YOUR BACK AND STUFF LIKE THAT?>>WELL, THE MOST EMASCULATING AND HUMILIATING ASPECT OF IT, BECAUSE IT’S ALL ABOUT THE PADDLING, AS ANYONE SURFING WILL KNOW. YOU’RE PADDLING AWAY AND YOU GET UP ON THE BOARD, AND YOU’RE OVER JOYED, AND YOU’RE LIKE, DID I GET THE PADDLING RIGHT? I WAS BEHIND YOU GIVING YOU A PUSH. [ LAUGHTER ]>>Jimmy: THEY PUT A WAX FIGURE OF YOU IN MADAME TUSSAUD’S WAX MUSEUM. [ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ]>>Jimmy: WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT IT? I THINK IT’S A VERY GOOD LIKENESS OF YOU. DO YOU FEEL — >>IN THIS PARTICULAR FORM, IT LOOKS A LITTLE SMALL.>>Jimmy: THIS IS NOT ACTUAL SIZE, TOM.>>I MEAN, LOOK, IT’S AMAZING.>>Jimmy: IT IS CRAZY, RIGHT?>>I HAVEN’T COME FACE-TO-FACE WITH IT.>>Jimmy: OH, YOU HAVEN’T SEEN IT IN REAL LIFE?>>NO.>>Jimmy: YOU GOTTA GET THIS FOR YOUR HOUSE WHEN THEY’RE DONE WITH IT.>>I FEEL LIKE IT’S “BACK TO THE FUTURE” WHEN MARTY McFLY COMES FACE-TO-FACE WITH THE OTHER VERSION OF HIM FROM ANOTHER TIME.>>Jimmy: WHAT’S WRONG WITH THAT? CALL THE PIZZA GUY AND THAT WOULD BE HILARIOUS.>>JUST LEAVE HIM STANDING UP. MAYBE I CAN GET THE KONG HEAD AS WELL.>>Jimmy: YEAH, YOU COULD HAVE THE WHOLE MUSEUM FOR YOURSELF.>>WHEN I BECAME AN ACTOR, I NEVER THOUGHT THAT’S SOMETHING THAT WOULD HAPPEN.>>Jimmy: AND IT DID.>>THERE MUST BE A WAX WORK OF YOU.>>Jimmy: I AM MY OWN WAX FIGURE.>>YOU’RE NOW AN ANIMATOR, THERE’S LIKE A COG IN YOUR — >>Jimmy: YES, I’M AT HOME RIGHT

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