I’m always interested in the way A list celebs treat smaller, indie actors who are almost always more beloved or quite frankly, more talented, then they are. Have you had any strange interactions with A-listers or other hollyweirdos that you’d like to share?
One day, if we find ourselves running into each other drunk at a little bar on the beach in Costa Rica, I will answer this question honestly.
A small portion of P&R is improvised, although we have a lot freedom to spout off as we see fit. The thing is, the writing is so sublime, there is seldom any need to improve upon it. We do love to play, so we always start having extra improv fun in the later takes. I met Amy in the early 90′s and she is like a superhero mixed with both Coach and Tammie Taylor from FNL, as well as Tim Riggins and a little Landry.
This is how Nick Offerman describes Amy Poehler. LOVE.