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One of the reasons Daniel Craig is such an imposing figure as an actor is the very real seriousness he brings to his everyday encounters with people. Well, I say people, when I really mean journalists. And I say seriousness, when I mean anger.
And he clearly has no time for anyone in the public eye who is willing to sell out their own family and living room to make a few bucks. Especially if they’ve already got a few bucks. Yes, Kim Kardashian, he means you.
As part of an impassioned rant against the invasion of his privacy by the press, Craig told GQ:”Look at the Kardashians, they are worth millions. Millions! I don’t think they were that badly off to begin with but now look at them.”
He’s clearly not a Meet The Kardashians fan either: “You see that and you think, ‘What, you mean all I have to do is behave like a f**king idiot on television and then you’ll pay me millions?’”
Well it worked for the Osbournes.
And then the payoff: “I’m not judging it. Well, I am, obviously.”
Quite harshly too, if I’m honest.
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Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.
He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.
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