Quote: "When I talk about sex I don't think I'm really sexy, but on Broadway when I did it, people were having sex in the bathroom. They would find panties and sexual toys." Actor/comedian John Leguizamo reveals his one-man-show Broadway run turned fans on.
Quote: "Everywhere I go Italian people get mad at me. They're like, 'Hey, why did you have to f**king kill him? He was gonna get away, ya mook'. I'm like, 'It's not a documentary, sir, it's a piece of fiction'... and they're like, 'Hey... I should knock you out'. I go, 'Relax, I'll let him live in the next one, the sequel'." John Leguizamo is the only actor to have shot and killed Al Pacino in a movie and Italians will never forgive his character in Carlito's Way.
Fact: Actor John Leguizamo has been cast as Del Boy Trotter in the upcoming U.S. remake of classic British show Only Fools And Horses. The role was made famous by Sir David Jason in the original TV comedy.
Quote: "I started getting tons of prison mail... after that movie. I don't even jaywalk (now), I'm so afraid." John Leguizamo's cross-dressing role in To Wong Foo: Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar won him plenty of odd admirers.
Fact: Actor/comedian John Leguizamo will lead this year's (11) National Puerto Rican Parade in New York on 12 June (11).
Fact: Actor John Leguizamo, former supermodel Paulina Porizkova, and Gwyneth Paltrow's chef pal Mario Batali have teamed up with the Don't Be a Jerk bike campaign to encourage New York City residents to follow the rules of the road.
Quote: "I thought I would be working at the Kfc around the corner. 'How do you want your chicken, extra crispy?' That's what I thought. You know, minimum wage." Actor John Leguizamo never expected to make it big in Hollywood.
Quote: "Steven Seagal said he was gonna punch me out. I know he runs like a woman but he hits like a dude. But he's not gonna catch me." Actor John Leguizamo has revealed the action man is unimpressed by some of his jokes in his new Broadway comedy show, Ghetto Klown, in which he pokes fun at a host of Hollywood stars, including Seagal, Al Pacino and Kurt Russell.
Quote: "We saw Oprah Winfrey going into her apartment complex. Seeing Oprah is pretty huge. She's like the Pope." Actor John Leguizamo considers bumping into U.S. TV titan OPRAH WINFREY a spiritual experience.
Quote: "I was mad respectful. I would fetch them whatever they needed, like coffee. I'm Latin, so I respect my elders." John Leguizamo on working with Robert De Niro and Al Pacino on the set of RIGHTEOUS KILL.
Fact: Actor John Leguizamo made extra cash in college as a calculus tutor.
Quote: "I f**ked my way to the middle." Ellen Barkin explains the journey her career took in actor John Leguizamo's new autobiography PIMPS, HOS, PLAYA HATAS, AND ALL THE REST OF MY HOLLYWOOD FRIENDS: A LIFE.
Fact: The premiere of Ice Age sequel ICE AGE: THE MELTDOWN was held in snow-bound Alaska at the weekend (11MAR06). John Leguizamo wrapped up warm and headed for the frozen north for the screening.
Quote: <p>"I tore my achilles and here I am on the set of ER and no one can help me because they're all fake doctors." MOULIN ROUGE star John Leguizamo discovered it's no good getting injured on the set of the hit medical drama. </p>
Quote: <p>"I'm hoping she's gonna be a lesbian." Actor John Leguizamo doesn't want any boys around his six-year-old daughter ALLEGRA SKY when she grows up. </p>
Fact: <p>Moulin Rouge! star John Leguizamo is preparing to don his medical scrubs after landing a guest spot on hit drama ER. The Latino actor will play a medical student who is also a Gulf War veteran in two episodes which will air in the US in November (05). </p>