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I often buy myself presents. Sometimes I will spend $100,000 in one day in a posh boutique.
Sometimes I get to put on posh frocks and be Madam Glamour, the vendor of my wares. My lovely friend Kath, a stylist, puts me into things I'd never dream of. But my real life is very different. It's very, very home-based - an intense domestic life, that's the core of everything.
Most people live in the city and go to the country at the weekend, and that's posh and aristocratic, but actually to live in the country and come to London when you can't take it any more is different.
I think you can't be really posh and be an interesting actor. I'm a bit of a posh rough.
What has happened to the good old-fashioned travel agent? I want to go to a really posh travel agent and have them organise everything for me. I don't want to do things on the Internet.
I already feel a bit annoyed at myself for writing screenplays. It's a bit, I don't know, model-singer-dancer-actress that went to a posh school. There's something too weirdly predictable about it.
I'm not posh or common, I'm in between.
It's one of my biggest internal struggles - the whole schooling system in London and the fact that my kids are going to a posh school. It freaks me out.
I don't think it's the case that 'posh actors' get more work than others.
Richard E. Grant
We have this wonderful language and we don't appreciate it. That's old-fashioned me, but when I went to school, everyone had elocution lessons, not to sound posh but so you could be understood.
Being a posh actor in England you cannot escape the class-typing from whatever side you look at it.
I don't have a life where it's galas, posh affairs. It's me, my dog and a sofa. And a TV.
I went to America to get away from constantly being cast in costume dramas, playing posh people.
I'm finding a lot of actors my age now who are a bit more like me, and not as posh or brought up in a certain way. There's now people of all sorts of kinds of backgrounds.
I can't wait until I'm able to afford really posh bags.
I certainly never saw myself as posh.
I come from a very working-class background, so my family would have been downstairs in the past, as opposed to upstairs. People are often quite surprised to hear that, that I'm not actually posh.
I was obsessed with the Spice Girls! I always wanted to be Sporty. Or Posh, but I wasn't pretty enough.
I'm someone who'd never base how happy I am on how much money I have, or how good a restaurant is because of how posh it is.
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