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  • (Alex) Sort of yeah been in love with her she's amazing

  • (Anisha) What's the first thing you do when you get back home from making a film?

  • (Alex) Take a long shower I think and

  • stop myself from sort of post-morteming everything wrong with I think I've done for the last

  • couple of months and move on

  • What are your favourite foods both off and on set?

  • (Alex) Favourite foods... That's a hard question can you ask me next one

  • (Anisha) What do you look at first the film or the book?

  • (Alex) I suppose I'd love to say that I read the book first but I remember seeing

  • the TV series of Brideshead Revisited and then reading the book and actually

  • sort of enjoying the TV series more the music and sort of rigid very English performances, it depends

  • (Anisha) Which actors have you most enjoyed working with?

  • (Alex) I loved working with Juliet Stevenson in Departure

  • and Phénix Brossard as well and I feel very lucky that I got work with them and now can sort of

  • send them a text and have a cofee with them

  • at the moment I'm shooting a film with another French

  • actor called Pauline Etienne she's just amazing and I'm a bit in love with her she's amazing so

  • and we are going back to shoot tomorrow

  • and I'm looking forward to seeing it already

  • (Anisha) What's the most bizarre thing to ever happen to you onset?

  • (Alex) I shot a film in Christmas time last year called Freak Show

  • and there's a moment when my character is playing guitar in a giant purple shoe

  • and he's surrounded by these people pushing small

  • purple shoe's on like trolleys

  • and that was really surreal moment that was meant to happen and part of the story

  • but looking back at it now hopefully people will see this film and understand

  • what I'm talking about but as an idea was very strange

  • (laughter)

  • (Anisha) What's the film that made the biggest impact on your life

  • (Alex) Andrew the director of Deprature is laughing at me in the corner Departure, no

  • I could sort of quote Matilda by Dany DeVito by hard (Anisha) Can you give me a quote?

  • (Alex) It's embarrassing, I can really quote it from beginning to end

  • That was a film that maybe hasn't changed my life but has I could still watch now and I know I'd love it

  • I might go home and watch that

(Alex) Sort of yeah been in love with her she's amazing

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