Comedy was why I got into acting the first place. Peter Sellers was a huge influence on my wanting to act. I grew up with him and found him hysterical. The Pink Panther films were an inspiration from my earliest childhood days when I was watching them with my brother and my dad.

I remember once giving my dad some drawings and writings and said ‘If you could just give these to the publisher that would be great.’ And I was about five!

Sally Hawkins Dad Quotes