Former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, Mike Tyson was once considered the baddest man on the planet but, in recent years he has shown that he does have a soft side. Now, Mike has admitted that he is a fan of the British drama Downton Abbey and admitted that he would love a guest role on the show.
Tyson was chatting to Shortlist magazine, when he explained, "I would. I'm coming to the West End soon for my one-man show, so maybe when I fly to the UK they'll give me a part on 'Downtown Abbey' (sic). I like that show. I'm sure they could give me a part."
Iron Mike also spoke about his time in prison, admitting that he did have some good days in their, "There were some horrific things [in my childhood] that I did not enjoy. Jail was a lot easier ... I had a female counsellor and we'd do it for a long time. I had some good days in there."
Mike Tyson is not unfamiliar with the world of acting, having appeared in guest roles in a number of movies over the years, even impressing on occasion. Who could ever forget his impressive performance in the movie The Hangover?
Would you like to see Mike Tyson on Downton Abbey?