“Jon: [Alan Rickman] holds a pause better than any other actor.
Russell: Ah, doesn’t he just!
Jon: There’s a line in Harry Potter where he pauses for about half an hour in the middle of a sentence and just nails it. “People will think you’re……up to something.” Takes him about three hours to say it but you’re excited all the way through.
Russell: It must be a nightmare behind him in Tesco or something like that. “What……will I have?”
Jon: “Do I want……cashback?”
Russell: “Do I have……a Tesco Clubcard?”
Jon: “People will think I’m……buying something.”—
The Russell Howard and Jon Richardson Show: Alan Rickman and Harry Potter (via ravenbird9)
I was just talking the other day about how brilliant this show was!