Red Magazine (UK) December 2000
Never mind the baubles -
what would you really warm our
Rufus Sewell has officially made it,
he's played his first Hollywood
What do you want for Christmas?
Some sorrel. I haven't tasted it
since I was five
And for your career?
A difficult part in a really different new play, on a small stage in London
What do People most often recognise you for?
When I assume it's because of my work, it actually turns out to be because I've got something on my chin.
What are you most proud of ?
My niece, who is seven years old and naughty and lovely.
Most embarrassed about?
About eight years ago I saw a girl in a bar in New York and was convinced I knew her. I said, 'I went to school with you' She said, 'No you didn't'. So I said 'What's your name?' She said 'Kate Moss,' and laughed, thank God.
Have you taken you clothes off for a role?
A couple of times. The first was
in a television role. I had to walk towards Allison Steadman, naked, in one of her
dream sequences. It was terrifying.