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Wednesday's Quote of the Day

09:10 UK time, Wednesday, 12 May 2010

"A passer-by said, 'Need some help, brother?' and put a dollar in my hat" - Sir Ian McKellen, mistaken for a homeless man while in his Waiting for Godot tramp costume.

The noted thespian is in Australia rehearsing the Beckett play, and while taking a break a passing stranger slipped him some change. It's now on Sir Ian's dressing room wall as a lucky talisman.
More details (Daily Telegraph)

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