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    Andrew Garfield Addressed The Rumors That He's Retiring From Acting After He Said He Was Taking A Break

    "I'm going to rest for a little bit."

    Earlier this week, Andrew Garfield — who's just coming off an Oscar nomination for Tick, Tick... Boom! — announced that he's taking a break from acting.

    Andrew steps out of a building while wearing a suit and shades

    But fear not! Andrew's not hanging it up for good — he's just taking a little break, is all.

    Andrew walks outside while holding a bag

    The actor cleared things up during a recent appearance on The View.

    Andrew Garfield tells #TheView that headlines saying he's taking a break from acting were taken out of context: "People make a story out of nothing." "I've been loving the work I've been doing but also, you know, I need to take a month or so ... I'm not retiring!"

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    He started off by cracking some jokes: “Yeah I’m retiring officially,” he said. “I have enough money just to live in a camper van for the rest of my life and I’m done.”

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    "I don't know where that came from," he then laughed. "I'm just having a holiday."

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    “I’ve been working hard, and I’ve been loving the work I’ve been doing," he explained. "But also, you know, I need to take a month or so.”

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    “A month. A month of a break, maybe two. I’m not retiring.”

    Andrew smiles with his hands folded in front of him

    So there you have it, folks. He'll be back before you know it — and, it's very understandable that he's taking a break.

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    In addition to Tick, Tick... Boom! and a little movie called Spider-Man: No Way Home (and The Eyes of Tammy Faye!), Andrew also stars in the FX limited series, Under the Banner of Heaven, which just kicked off this week.

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    I say he deserves a break!

    Andrew smiles at the camera

    Watch the interview clip here.