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The absolute fundamental thing is that you go to bed at night and think: ‘What did I achieve today and who did I help?
’ You have to make sure that no day is wasted.“I’ve never got fed up with anything in my life,” he adds.
He first realised his fame had bridged the generations a couple of years ago.“I was walking down Madison Avenue in New York and I heard a voice say: ‘Oh, are you Ducky?
’” he tells me from the house he rents in Santa Monica, California, while filming NCIS.
I’ve managed to get this far, I’m still alive, comparatively healthy and have a wonderful wife and family.”Who would play him in a movie, I wonder?
A laughing Mc Callum insists: “There ain’t nobody could do me!
He now lives in New York with his second wife of 46 years, Katherine, a model.
After landing roles in the theatre he emigrated to America in 1961 with his then wife Jill Ireland, only for her to leave him soon after for Charles Bronson.A year later he was cast in The Man From UNCLE, playing opposite Robert Vaughn’s Napoleon Solo.NCIS has been his most successful TV series since.“To have two shows in my lifetime that have ranked in the top 10 couldn’t be nicer.” And who needs them when we still have the real thing?
He is called “the enforcer,” but he’s not the guy you see walking hurriedly beside Harry Reid, ready to cut off any interloper.“In the beginning we did sometimes use pig liver but that was stopped right away.”He is endearingly modest about his five decades of success. I was taught that it’s up to you to do everything you can in this life for everybody around you.“That’s not actually the ethic in Hollywood right now but it’s definitely my ethic and the ethic in NCIS.“There’s never been a low point in my career where I’ve thought it’s the end. Ducky and I share the same values of individual responsibility.The work the pathologist had to do in order to get to her heart was quite extraordinary.”Many have wondered whether they have ever used a real corpse in an autopsy on NCIS or if the realistic mortuary scenes are purely down to clever props?