IS YOUR CHARACTER, DAMON, A MISUNDERSTOOD GUY WITH A DECENT HEART OR A TRUE EVIL GENIUS?
Well, I’m not a maniacal killer. Damon is truly justified in his motivations. My [acting] coach coined this phrase, which really sums up Damon: “He has ill intentions but for righteous reasons.” And we’re seeing it in the world now, where people defi nitely have ill intentions, but they’re righteous in their decision to act. And so, with that, and with Damon, that has yielded an extraordinarily dangerous individual.
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