Oh Mickey Rourke, how we love your messed up quotes and your messed up face!
Here’s the latest gem to spew forth from the former spunk’s busted lips in a candid interview with Modern Man magazine…
You visited a Russian prison to prepare for your role in Iron Man 2. How did you prepare to play an ancient Greek Titan king for Immortals?
I showed up. The director spent three years working on the overall look of the film and that really helped. They paid me a lot of money for a few days of work so I was happy to go. It’s just a shame I didn’t get to work with the hot blond chick, Isabel Lucas. I also loved Frieda Pinto, but she has a boyfriend. She’s a really nice person and I have great respect for her as an actress – and I think most actresses are c—s with a capital K.
So … you had fun on the film?
I am just grateful for any role I have — every day I say, “Creator, let me not be late for work, so I’m not out of work another 13 years.” When you are out of work that long, your whole life changes; it’s a humiliating, shameful experience. I don’t know if you ever get over it. Hopefully, I can keep my mouth shut because I don’t want to go back to that lonely, dark place. This f—ing town is built on envy. They can’t wait to [he raises his middle finger] to your ass.