My wife is such a fanatical and purist Lost follower. She plugs her ears and starts shrieking if I come home and say, “Honey, you’ll never guess who I killed today.”
Thursday 8/26/10 11:00am – I go to Capital records to record my line in the pre-taped opening segment. Never been there before. Although I recorded my part in a small “closet,” I was able to check out the room where Sinatra recorded.
Saturday 8/28/10 8:30am – I’m picked up to go to the Nokia Theatre to shoot the opener. Learn the live choreography and rehearse it on the stage. I share a dressing room with Jon Hamm, Joel McHale, Randy Jackson, and Tim Gunn.
I’m wrapped at about 7-7:30.
Dress in wardrobe and run-thru the opener a few times. And then go back to my hotel to get ready for the Emmys.
2:45 Arrive at the red carpet. (I have one hour before my call time). I do interview stuff and get held up a little at the still photo line which is all the way at the end. You can see I’m anxious because I have my foot out in every picture ready to take the next step to move over.
Quick change,hair and makeup, “cast to the stage”
and it’s over before you know it.
Q: Have you ever been tempted to act like Ben in real life?
Michael Emerson: “It would be pointless, no one would take it seriously. My wife says ‘Don’t ever give me that Ben look’!
full (NEW!) interview here.
Carlton Cuse: I think a lot of people were like “how did Jin end up in the freezer?” and they will actually be happy to find out how Jin ended up in the freezer in this episode.
Damon Lindelof: I’ve got some Gin in my freezer right now. I could really use some.
Damon Lindelof: Carlton, if it’s called “Happily Ever After”, does that mean that everyone at the end of that episode is gonna be living happily ever after?
Carlton Cuse: Are you kidding, it’s Lost! Not a chance.
(Official Lost Podcast - 04.01.2010)
Carlton Cuse: Brent would like to know “why isn’t Squirrel Baby a viable candidate to replace Jacob? I think Squirrel Baby would do an amazing job, and has clearly demonstrated the necessary skills to get it done. Also, I can’t wait for Squirrel Baby’s shocking sideways revelation in the series…