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The actor, who stars as Roman Roy on the hit series, will speak to the Chris Moyles Show when season three is released and streamed weekly on NOW.

Kieran Culkin has been on the Chris Moyles Show this week Popped in to talk about everything related to the Succession, which is streamed weekly on NOW.

The actor and brother of Home Alone icon Mackauley Culkin stars on the hit HBO series as Roman Roy alongside Jeremy Strong (Kendall Roy ), Brian Cox (Logan Roy) and Sarah Snook (Siobhan Roy) and he revealed what it’s like to work with them on set.

“He gets upset when one of us makes him laugh” he revealed about Jeremy Strong. “It totally wears him out. I think it was the first day of shooting for season 2 and Kendall is in a really dark place. He feels responsible that he, you know, […] whatever headphones are on, his sunglasses and I think it was one of the first recordings, we met on a beach or right on the beach and walked up to each other and he said [in a serious voice] “hey” and I just went “hey!” and I give him my finger and before he said his next line he paused for a long time, then smiled and said “damn it!” He was very upset! “

According to Culkin, the most different characters are Snook, who plays his sister Siobhan, and Matthew Macfadyen, who plays her husband Tom.

He said to Moyles,” He and Sarah Snook are probably the furthest removed from their characters. He’s just not like him at all or want him to be better.

“He’s the one I think of: ‘Oh, but you could do a little more stand up for himself ‘but he doesn’t. He’s a pretty brilliant actor I’d say. “

Culkin also remembered sleeping with his pregnant wife in his living room lounge while he was the The show was filmed during the pandemic.

When they underestimated the space required for a child, he revealed: “We weren’t really prepared, but everyone says you’re never really ready. When she went into labor, I built it Changing table together and the cot and the together outside of the nursery, which means – we live in New York City apartments, I’m sure it’s similar to [London] – as if the corner of our bedroom is the nursery.

“So we weren’t really prepared for any of this. And at some point friends kept telling us: ‘Do you know that you have to give this kid a room of their own?’ We have an apartment with one bedroom, there is, what, the kitchen, I don’t know where is it going?

“So at some point the child took our bedroom and then my wife – who was pregnant for the second time while we were turning through the pandemic – we sleep on a mattress on the living room floor because the baby has the bedroom and she one “Point turns to me and she says,” You see how we live, don’t you? You know you’re on a hit TV show, right? ”

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