Quote: "Patti Smith came out to Dublin and watched us film for a day. It turns out she really likes the show and may even write some songs for it. Incredible." Josh Hartnett is stoked punk poet Patti Smith is a fan of his TV drama Penny Dreadful.
Quote: "Everybody makes mistakes dating people they work with. They're whom I'm attracted to because I share experiences with them and understand a bit about what they are and what they do. If I were able to go back in time, I don't know if I could have done anything any different." Josh Hartnett has no regrets about dating his celebrity ex-girlfriends, including co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Scarlett Johansson.
Fact: Josh Hartnett is helping to drum up support for U.S. President Barack Obama in his native Minnesota. The actor will host a student summit at the University of Minnesota on Friday (13Apr12) to raise funds for Obama's re-election campaign.
Quote: "Every night I get on stage and I wipe the sweat from my brow frightened as hell and always willing to run back to the wings, but frankly, I love it." Hollywood actor Josh Hartnett has to overcome a bout of stagefright every night before he performs in the West End production of Rain Man.
Quote: "I don't wake up in the morning and say, 'Hey beautiful'. In Los Angeles I'm not the best-looking guy on the block." Hollywood heartthrob Josh Hartnett plays down his good looks.
Quote: "I'm not an idiot, and I understand that you can only survive in this business if you have a certain amount of cachet that comes from your movies making money. But if I can circumnavigate the whole superhero character catapulting me into that realm, then that's what I want to do." 30 DAYS OF NIGHT star Josh Hartnett never wants go down the route of Tobey Maguire and Christian Bale by playing a superhero character.
Quote: "I don't want to get sucked up in the madness. Flitting around from club to club and girl to girl is no way to live." Actor Josh Hartnett insists he has outgrown his party boy tag.
Quote: "I try to remain friendly with my exes. Absolutely. If it's possible. I mean, if they're not completely psychotic." Actor Josh Hartnett, who is rumoured to be dating R+B star Rihanna, on his previous girlfriends, which include supermodel Helena Christensen, actress Penelope Cruz and BLACK DAHLIA co-star SCARLETT JOHANSSON.
Quote: "Because of my culture, I wouldn't have wanted to date white guys before, but they're killing it right now - Paul Walker, Justin Timberlake, Orlando Bloom. Every hot guy I see is white." Rihanna, who recently confirmed she's dating actor Josh Hartnett, lines up her white hotties.
Quote: "Bruce Willis would have probably knocked out the vampires with a punch to the jaw. Harrison Ford would have gotten clobbered and responded with a witty line before shooting them... I use an axe to chop their heads off." Josh Hartnett on killing the undead in new film 30 DAYS OF NIGHT.
Quote: "I didn't react to it well, so I don't expect them to... HILARY (SWANK) took off her clothes and got into bed and I was like, 'Well, I guess I have to do that too.'" Red-faced Josh Hartnett admits his sex scene in new drama The Black Dahlia might be a little tough for family and friends to watch.
Fact: Veteran director Brian De Palma' forthcoming film The Black Dahlia, which stars Scarlett Johansson, Josh Hartnett and Hilary Swank, has been selected to open the Venice Film Festival in Italy next month (AUG06).
Quote: "She did offer to get in the ring with me. She'd been training for so long, I thought maybe it wasn't such a good idea." Actor Josh Hartnett, who plays an ex-boxer in his new film The Black Dahlia, when co-star Hilary Swank offered her sparring services.
Quote: "My first scene on national TV was sitting on a toilet. My dad said I could only go up from there!" Hollywood actor Josh Hartnett on his humble beginnings.
Quote: <p>"Well, I mean it's hard not to find Josh attractive - he's an incredibly tall, big, strapping, young man!" Lucy Liu had to restrain herself while working with Hollywood hunk Josh Hartnett on new movie Lucky Number Slevin. </p>