He played in Seth Friedman’s All That You Love Will Be Carried Away Dollar Baby Film as Motel Clerk.
SKSM: Could you start with telling me a little bit about yourself? Who are you and what do you do?
George Long: My name is George Long I am a 20 year old sophomore theatre and performance student at Emerson College.
SKSM: When did you know you wanted to become an actor?
George Long: I always had a passion for acting but it wasn’t until middle school when I started acting in plays and musicals that I realized I wanted to do acting as a career.
SKSM: How did you become involved in All That You Love Will Be Carried Away Dollar Baby film?
George Long: Well Seth Friedman, who directed the film, went to school with me and we have worked on films before so he just approached me and asked if I’d be willing to act in the film.
SKSM: What do you think it is about the story that attracts people so much?
George Long: I think people are attracted to it by how well it’s written, as well as how it makes us appreciate the small details in everyday life.
SKSM: Did you have to audition for the part or was it written directly for you?
George Long: The part was written for me.
SKSM: You worked with Seth Friedman on this film, how was that?
George Long: It was fun. I had known Seth for a few years at the time and we were, and still are friends, so it made the whole experience a lot more fun as I knew what to expect going into it.
SKSM: Was there any funny or special moment when they made the movie that you would like to tell me about?
George Long: I remember on the first day of filming a bunch of us were late because the clocks had been set back, but no one had thought about it so instead of arriving on set at 8 we all ended up there around 9.
SKSM: Do you still have any contact with the crew/cast from that time? If so with who?
George Long: I still talk to Seth and Robert, who did the sound for the film, as they were my friends in middle and high school.
SKSM: What are you working on nowadays?
George Long: Recently I acted in a film called The Spectacular Smack-man. It’s not finished yet, however I am excited for it to come out as what’s been done so far looks great, and I had a great time on set.
SKSM: Are you a fan of Stephen King’s work?
George Long: I love Stephen Kings work. I think he is great at writing dark and scary stories, and I also love seeing how they get adapted to film.
SKSM: What is one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
George Long: Well besides acting I also did set design on the film, and I’ve done it on a few other projects as well.
SKSM: Thanks for taking the time to answer my questions. Is there anything you want to say to the fans that read this interview?
George Long: Just that I would recommend following your passions no matter what.
SKSM: Do you like to add anything else?
George Long: If you liked this film please check out other Dollar Baby Movies. They all are unique and interesting and showcase some talented people.