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Asa Butterfield Talks About His Role in "Hugo"

February 24, 2012

The film career of Asa Butterfield is off to an excellent start thanks to his starring role in Martin Scorsese's multi-Oscar nominated Hugo, and after that he'll be appearing as the hero in the long-awaited Ender's Game, once again as the titular hero. Child actors are an easy lot to pan as they usually lack the experience to give a nuanced performance, but Butterfield has proven, like his co-star Chloe Grace Moretz, that he can avoid that pitfall. Asa Butterfield recently sat down for an interview to Hugo's imminent release to DVD and Blu-ray (on February 28th) and talks about the film as a crash course in film history, working with the likes of Martin Scorsese and Benjamin Kingsley, and lots more. Read More