Oh, if the sky comes falling down, for you; there’s nothing in this world episode twenty wouldn’t do! On the twentieth Box Angeles podcast, improviser / actor Will McLaughlin (Parks and Recreation, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) stops by Studio 309. He discusses how he moved to NYC on a dare, where he was on 9/11, gets distracted by some fireworks and more!
The BA #020 Breakdown —
– Box rants ‘write offs’ and taxes.
– Playing a lot of cops, and security guards.
– Growing up in a single parent house in Syracuse and watching television.
– Attending Savannah College of Art and Design and dropping out before graduation.
– Moving to NYC on a dare and finding apartments / jobs.
– Discovering Upright Citizens Brigade and doing his 301 grad show the night before 9/11.
– Moving to Los Angeles and getting distracted by fireworks.
– Will’s favorite part of LA and teaching improv.
– Will describes what he does in three words and gives his logline.
– Will shares who he enjoys to watch and who he’d want to work with.
– Will’s favorite thing he has done and advice for those getting into entertainment.
– Closing line / sign-off.
Guest Beer — Hangar 24, Amarillo Pale Ale
Mike ‘Box’ Elder is an aspiring actor. He dislikes taxes, but more importantly people who act like they know how to do them. Follow him on Twitter @mikeboxelder.