Once Upon a Time’s Colin O’Donoghue: 5 Behind-the-Scenes Facts About Captain Hook
Though many actors on Once Upon a Time are well-known, there are a few who are newer to the business. Among the now-household-names is Colin O’Donoghue, who plays the dashing, cunning, and occasionally backstabbing Captain Hook.
We’ve already filled you in on everything you need to know about the Irish actor, but what about crazy facts about him playing Hook? During a recent Twitter Q&A with Once Upon a Time UK, he revealed a handful of weird things about his role and behind-the-scenes scoop.
Read on for five of our favorite factoids, then hit the comments with your thoughts about Colin and his character!
On the difficulties of wearing a hook on set: “I use the hook to carry coffee.”
...and what it was like during the beanstalk episode: “Hard because I only have one hand.”
On why Hook is always hitting the floor (literally): “Because I’m really good at the funky worm.”
On his favorite Hook quote: “If I jab you with my sword, you’ll feel it.”
On if he gets “panda eyes” from all the guyliner: “Sometimes I don’t get it all off and I don’t realise when I go for dinner.”
On Hook’s theme song: “INXS – “Need You Tonight,” because it’s a bit saucy.”