The art of Art is a new program that delves into the creative process of visual and performing artists, hosted by Los Angeles-based artist Shane Guffogg. We handpick every member to ensure that all areas of the entertainment industry are represented and that each and every board member believes that this body of actors deserves the recognition. Or did you guys like each other when you first saw each other or how did that go down? Xander is never hurting for work it seems. Xander's choices were often determined by the opportunity to learn from directors he admired, certainly all those listed above fell into that category. He didn't want to be there alone. And you just seem very normal-like.
And then they executed them right before-- they took photographs of them right before executing them. Adam Cushman directs and David Phillips produces and they are really dear friends. Just as working with older directors like Mihalis Kakogiannis on The Cherry Orchard 1999 and Robert M. Xander Berkeley: Isn't she-- Jimmy Star: She's really terrific and amazing. Yeah, it's just a great film and it lasts and so that one is an early one along the way. Sarah and Xander were married in 2002 and had their daughters, Olwyn in 2006 and Rowan in 2010.
And after our characters were just so completely adversarial, but yet at the same time, they really got along, even while they were confronting each other. Courtesy photo Q: For indie filmmakers, having a recognizable face is a huge advantage — how did you get Xander Berkeley? The film is beautifully done and difficult to forget. That's why I think Andrew Lincoln's so remarkable. They also both had recurring roles on 2001 , and they also starred together in 1997. His character, George Mason, was just a guest star in the pilot, but the producers liked what Xander brought to it and continued to write more episodes for him. I wanted them to love hating him.
Alexander Harper Berkeley is an American actor. And it was just a load of fun, and I like traveling and I got offered all those movies that sent me around to obscure countries around the world. I still really love the idea of you doing this. She staked out that turf, and I kind of left that to her. Xander Berkeley: I'd been in the open dating scene for a while, so I was kind of like almost, some might have thought, a confirmed bachelor, but nope.
And coming and going, whether you'd stay in a hotel or whether you'd get a place on your own, there's a lot of stuff that's left up in the air. Because it really was kind of different than a lot of other stuff that you've done. And I'll just say in general, we had a great time. But if you let it become bigger than you, you're in trouble. And there was a certain intellectual repartee that the two characters had that was so bizarre, that culturally they were more sophisticated than anyone else around them and Gregory sort of maximized that to try and stay alive as long as possible saying, Come on, you're not going to get this kind of banter out of those thugs you hang out with.
And I know they don't like to be in a room with each other, see each other, and do something to bring attention to this phenomena of government that can, and will at any given moment, unexpectedly run amok with power. . I've been plagued by uncertainty-- Jimmy Star: I love that. Xander Berkeley: --for an entire lifetime, and suddenly I was certain. To be in the company of these talented performers, all of whom he has worked with over the years, with childhood hero Art Carney as it's namesake? And he'd pop his head back out and start to tell the story again each time but just to try to put the guy's mind at ease so that everybody wanted to hear more-- another segment of the story instead of feeling like, Oh, my God.
And about being able to do comedy or being able to do drama, being able to do classical, period work, being able to-- see the tongue twisters-- just the day in and day out work of doing really difficult speeches, you see the actors, and they show up. British guy, he just won the Emmy for Fargo recently, Colin Bucksey. Holyoke, Amherst, and the University of Massachusetts. Hodge The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. And now that we're coming on the holiday season, we're going to watch it as a family. Jimmy Star: You're very well rounded in a lot of different areas.
And I just turn things down because it's like, You either know if you want me or you don't. There is redemption, but in an appropriately sad form. Jimmy Star: So what other movies do you have coming out? So you worked in theater, you studied acting, you did a lot of work before you became who you are, and then you got all these great roles. Perhaps because a life in the foreign services, or espionage was seen as a road not taken, living on location in foreign countries, working as an actor, has somewhat fulfilled the impulse. That's the one that Jillian Armenante is doing and a bunch of other people. And I just found one thing from his files-- the f files, their faces Xander Berkeley: Yeah.