Hugh Grant opens up about his love of fatherhood in the latest issue of PEOPLE, so it’s no surprise the father of four (with a fifth on the way) took time out of his busy schedule to answer questions from some of his youngest fans.
During PEOPLE’s Kid Interview, the Paddington 2 star, 57, along with his costars Hugh Bonneville and Sally Hawkins discuss their love of Paddington’s favorite cuisine, marmalade, their favorite scene in the new film and Grant’s previous experience with a real-life bear.
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“I was rather fond of the bear. We had lunch together afterwards and talked about the theater,” Grant quips.
He also discusses his favorite stuffed animal from his childhood.
“I had a monkey. But my brother tortured it so baldy that it was difficult to love towards the end,” says Grant. “My brother took the ears off then the hands and then he made it smell.”
Paddington 2 is in theaters now.