"The description that Potter gives is somebody who is or imagines himself to be a demon," says Friend – who seems far more of a nature boy than the Devil in real life.This is the actor's first stage outing since his well-received West End debut at the Garrick Theatre in 2010, playing a closeted film star in Douglas Carter Beane's comedy The Little Dog Laughed."They were really adorable, just enjoying the night and each other's company." English actor Rupert, 33, has been dating Aimee since 2013.
The foreboding weather is a fitting backdrop to our discussion of his latest dark character, Martin Taylor, who wheedles his way into the suburban household of Mr and Mrs Bates.
They are caring for their severely disabled daughter, who in one scene, he shockingly rapes.
Despite a string of films in which he has starred with Johnny Depp (The Libertine, 2004) Michelle Pfeiffer (Chéri, 2009), Emily Blunt (The Young Victoria, 2009), Friend craves quiet, nature and DIY.
He is particularly excited about building his own house in east London at the moment.
"They were really adorable, just enjoying the night and each other's company." Mullins is a model, actress and athlete who competed in the Paralympics in 1996 as a double-amputee.
She was first romantically linked to Friend last year.
But that’s one of the great gifts of this role: that she is so much bigger than her gender.
She is defined by her ethics, morals, political ambition, and there’s just so much at play.” Also in attendance a the special screening was Claire‘s co-stars Mandy Patinkin and Rupert Friend with wife Aimee Mullins, as well as executive producer/director Lesli Linka and co-creator/showrunner Alex Gansa.
“Her eternal wish is that she gets to watch an episode of television that isn’t her own show,” the 37-year-old actress expressed while attending the ATAS Emmy screening of at the Neue House Hollywood on Monday (April 3) in Los Angeles.
“But I actually think there are a lot of romances at play with Carrie this season, they’re just not sexual,” Claire added.
The host of the event gave Aimee, 38, "a congratulatory shout-out when calling her up on stage, which prompted a ton of applause from the audience," a source told star Rupert, who was the perfect gentleman.