Russell Crowe had the perfect comeback when someone had a go at Robin Hood

It’s been 8 years since Russell Crowe starred as Robin Hood but some people are still trying to work out what accent he had in it.

Like this chap, for instance, who shared his confusion on Twitter.

Except we need wonder no more after the man himself took time to respond. In some style, it turns out.

Got it?

And the actor wasn’t quite finished.

Which all reminds us of the brilliant moment Radio 4’s Mark Lawson suggested Crowe’s Robin Hood sounded a bit Irish. His response was one of our favourite bits of radio ever.

Here’s what people made of the Twitter exchange online.