Richard Madden Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

11th March 2015

Quote: "You have to dance but without lifting your feet. You have to kind of skate across the dancefloor to not rip the dress... I was absolutely terrified. Every day I was like, 'Oh God, I'm gonna destroy this dress, Lily's gonna fall over, Cinderella's gonna be on her back...'" Richard Madden feared he would make a mess of his CINDERELLA co-star Lily James' lavish gown as they danced together for a scene in the new Disney adaptation of the classic fairy tale. The former Game of Thrones actor had to take ballroom dancing lessons for two months before director Sir Kenneth Branagh would allow him near Cinderella's dress.

27th February 2015

Quote: "You don't see anything that's wider than a mid-shot... We had about two days of screen tests for the skin-tight white pants, because it's Disney... We had to test things out... The Prince can't have any genitalia, apparently... We had to try lots of different jockstraps just to make sure you can't see anything through the trousers." Actor Richard Madden suffered for his art as Cinderella's Prince Charming in Disney's clean new blockbuster.

27th February 2015

Fact: Game Of Thrones star Richard Madden hails from Scottish village Elderslie, where Braveheart inspiration William Wallace was born.

27th February 2015

Quote: "I managed to get on a plane, covered in fake blood, crying because I was kind of upset at the end of the whole job. I think I looked like I'd murdered someone and then got on a flight... No one sat next to me." Actor Richard Madden recalls the flight he took immediately after his death scene in Game of Thrones.

9th May 2013

Fact: Game Of Thrones star Richard Madden has landed the coveted role of Prince Charming in Kenneth Branagh's movie adaptation of the classic fairytale Cinderella. The actor, who plays Robb Stark in the cult Tv fantasy drama, will romance Downton Abbey's Lily James in the new blockbuster, which also features Cate Blanchett as the titular character's wicked stepmother.

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