Andrew Scott: There's No Need To Shorten Shakespeare

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  • Published: 09 October 2019
  • 'Modern Love' actor Andrew Scott, who also stars as the Hot Priest in Amazon's 'Fleabag,' believes the works of William Shakespeare can be presented for modern audiences without shortening or dumbing-down the Bard's works. #Colbert #AndrewScott #Fleabag

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Comments • 485

  • P S
    P S  34 minutes back

    Are we avoiding his genuine *Man-spread* 🙃

    • Elise Hewitt
      Elise Hewitt  2 hours back

      Married priests and female priests haven't added to the numbers of the Anglican clergy. Why would it be different for the Catholics?

      • samanetha89
        samanetha89  12 hours back

        Looooove him!!!!

        • Natalie Alam
          Natalie Alam  18 hours back

          His smile.

          • Trey Stallings
            Trey Stallings  1 days back

            He would be a great Riddler

            • chatteringsunlight
              chatteringsunlight  2 days back

              Why are his jacket sleeves too short...?

              • vigneshwari srinivasan

                So no one's going to talk about the way he walks.....

                • David Enrique Saucedo
                  David Enrique Saucedo  2 days back

                  Richie O'farrill?

                  • D K Vienna
                    D K Vienna  2 days back

                    I know he‘s not “available“ for us ladies, but still ... something charming, lovely..... ☺️

                    • Shikha Upadhayay
                      Shikha Upadhayay  2 days back

                      Who else think he got a bit nervy? Colbert Effect, anyone?

                      • Magellanicloud13
                        Magellanicloud13  2 days back

                        I love how Stephen Colbert allows his guests to speak and finish their thoughts. Doesn't have the need to constantly hear his own voice.

                        • J Russ
                          J Russ  2 days back

                          I adore Andrew Scott!

                          • thelonious monk
                            thelonious monk  2 days back

                            Sounds to me like the pope wants a season 3 of fleabag

                            • Rosablue Hand-Made Originals

                              That does look like the first suit a priest might buy after a lifetime in a cassock ...

                              • HailG3
                                HailG3  2 days back

                                He's so charming, I swear there's something hypnotizing about him.

                                • HailG3
                                  HailG3  2 days back

                                  Jim Moriarty was the hottest character of the show, and that's saying a lot considering Benedict fucking Cumberbatch was in that show.

                                  • Jenna Dorn
                                    Jenna Dorn  3 days back

                                    Imagine Andrew Scott serenading you with a shakespearean sonnet

                                    • Toxic Love
                                      Toxic Love  3 days back

                                      I just came here after the hot scene with fleabag ... wtf this guy is burning hot .. im feeling hot from that scene myself

                                      • Shela Hp
                                        Shela Hp  3 days back

                                        His beautiful neck

                                        • right spyder
                                          right spyder  3 days back

                                          Andrew scott has a magnetic personality. I wish he didn't care about keeping his talk short because he made a lot of sense.
                                          Hope he wins an Oscar someday.

                                          • J42Michael
                                            J42Michael  3 days back

                                            Love Andrew hate the soat

                                            • Kel El
                                              Kel El  3 days back

                                              I loved him in Sherlock he was truly an unpredictable villain

                                              • Lisa Ya-Han Chang
                                                Lisa Ya-Han Chang  3 days back

                                                How can he be sexier

                                                • grumblefkitty
                                                  grumblefkitty  3 days back

                                                  Uh, his Moriarty IS hot!

                                                  • GoneCoastal86
                                                    GoneCoastal86  4 days back

                                                    That man spread lol

                                                    • Talia Hernandez
                                                      Talia Hernandez  4 days back

                                                      LOVE HIM!! Even as P. M.

                                                      • eoinh1
                                                        eoinh1  4 days back

                                                        He was great in the irish film Handsome Devil as well https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/film/andrew-scott-on-the-rugby-school-comedy-handsome-devil-1.3050864

                                                        • Kay
                                                          Kay  4 days back

                                                          I love hearing him talk because not enough people are passionate like this.

                                                          • baddmanaz
                                                            baddmanaz  4 days back

                                                            Shakespear! There, I've shortened it

                                                            • Aya Ehab
                                                              Aya Ehab  4 days back

                                                              I'm actually happy he is getting more roles and fame after Moriarty <3

                                                              • Priyanka A
                                                                Priyanka A  4 days back

                                                                siiiighhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

                                                                • Shuffle Them Truffles Babey

                                                                  Black meer

                                                                  • juan altredo
                                                                    juan altredo  4 days back

                                                                    profound man in american TV talking about deep stuff instead of small talk, *result* : the shortest interview ever on the stephen colbert show

                                                                    • Marie Carroll
                                                                      Marie Carroll  4 days back

                                                                      💩 The Catholic Church could also let Nuns give the sacrament and hold mass. I know crazy idea.

                                                                      • Don't be fatuous, Jeffrey

                                                                        Living proof that sexy men sometimes DO have small hands.....

                                                                        • uwu
                                                                          uwu  4 days back

                                                                          “I was brought up catholic” is universal slang for “nowadays I’m gay and an atheist, but feel kinda bad about it”

                                                                          • Em E.
                                                                            Em E.  4 days back

                                                                            Andrew has such an adorably wobbly walk. 😊

                                                                            • arrghgarry
                                                                              arrghgarry  4 days back

                                                                              Nice hairline nice guy ,but HOT ??????

                                                                              • da96103
                                                                                da96103  4 days back

                                                                                What happened to his jacket?

                                                                                • nikiiters
                                                                                  nikiiters  4 days back

                                                                                  HOW IS IT POSSIBLE HE JUST GETS HOTTER AND HOTTER

                                                                                • alisa alferova
                                                                                  alisa alferova  4 days back

                                                                                  First, Moriarty was very hot, second, I wish this interview lasted longer!!!

                                                                                  • Lovely Chavez
                                                                                    Lovely Chavez  5 days back

                                                                                    yessss!! I support this Shakespeare take

                                                                                    • TheMagpieAndHisTiger
                                                                                      TheMagpieAndHisTiger  5 days back

                                                                                      If you watch Andrew’s Hamlet, you’ll see why he said there’s a good amount of comedy in it. The actors in it do a fantastic job of picking those bits out and highlighting them with good acting. ❤️

                                                                                      • TheMagpieAndHisTiger
                                                                                        TheMagpieAndHisTiger  5 days back

                                                                                        “They didn’t applaud enough”

                                                                                        Us: too transfixed by Andrew’s face and voice to care

                                                                                        • Hunty Baby
                                                                                          Hunty Baby  5 days back

                                                                                          He was right and they glossed right over it

                                                                                          • Artsfiend
                                                                                            Artsfiend  5 days back

                                                                                            I didn't love his Hamlet but his passion for it is great

                                                                                            • Angela Bonanza
                                                                                              Angela Bonanza  5 days back

                                                                                              He's so charming!! I've love him since Moriarty. Could easily listen to him speak for 30 more minutes without getting bored :)

                                                                                              • Jongdaesaurus Rex
                                                                                                Jongdaesaurus Rex  5 days back

                                                                                                Oh my gosh I saw Andrew Scott a few years ago when he played hamlet, it was an incredible production and he was an absolutely amazing hamlet