Richard E Grant on joining Loki with Tom Hiddleston: 'How can I fight when I'm like an old string bean?'

A few days after delighting fans with behind-the-scenes pictures of his costume for Loki, Richard E Grant is sitting in front of me on a video call to tell me all about his cameo role - although this time there are sadly no green tights or "baggy, yellow Y-fronts", as he puts it, in sight.

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