Who can honestly say you’re not even a little bit curious about what makes some of your favourite actors tick? Come on, not even a little bit? Well I am. That’s one of the reasons why I’ve always enjoyed the one-hour talk show, Inside The Actors’ Studio.
Hosted by James Lipton (writer, composer, actor and dean emeritus of the Actors’ Studio Drama School at Pace University in New York), it’s actually a seminar for students that’s also filmed for broadcast. The format is very simple. Lipton and his guest having a leisurely conversation in front of a live audience. What I love most about it is, Lipton doesn’t ask the usual questions. And the actors or directors he’s talking with, really open up.
So when I read today’s WordPress Daily Prompt, I simply had to play along and turn the spotlight on myself: “On the interview show Inside the Actors’ Studio, host James Lipton asks each of his guests the same last question. What are your responses?”
Here goes: Continue reading