The much-loved actor from Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Lord of the Rings and more spoke to us about science fiction, gastroenteritis, Uwe Boll and more.
Rhys-Davies is a raconteur of the old school — a baritone storyteller with an encyclopedic set of knowledge. As such, the video below is just a short part of the full 38-minute interview, which was mostly conducted by him, with the CNET Australia team along for the ride.
If you're keen — and have a little over half an hour to kill — the full-length video is here. It's a long, fascinating ramble that covers the Roman Empire, the difficulty of writing your on TV show and even — *gulp* — global warming.