SKSM: Could you start with telling me a little bit about yourself? Who are you and what do you do?
Guy Picot: I’m Guy Picot, a British actor/writer.
SKSM: When did you know you wanted to become an actor?
Guy Picot: Very late. I was working as a stage manager when I first saw the rehearsal process and thought I could do this.
SKSM: How did you become involved in The man who loved flowers Dollar Baby film?
Guy Picot: Mark Hensley asked me.
SKSM: What do you think it is about the story that attracts people so much?
Guy Picot: Obsession is always compelling.
SKSM: Did you have to audition for the part or was it written directly for you?
Guy Picot: I didn’t have to audition. It’s a small part so I wouldn’t claim it was written for me.
SKSM: You worked with Mark Hensley on this film, how was that?
Guy Picot: I like working with Mark, this was my third Project with him and we have worked together again since.
SKSM: Was there any funny or special moment when they made the movie that you would like to tell me about?
Guy Picot: It was, for me, a one-day shoot and was pretty smooth.
SKSM: Do you still have any contact with the crew/cast from that time? If so with who?
Guy Picot: I knew Phil Idrissi from a writers group and we are FB Friends.
SKSM: What are you working on nowadays?
Guy Picot: A play I wrote is being filmed, but we are currently in a holding pattern.
SKSM: Are you a fan of Stephen King’s work?
Guy Picot: Yes.
SKSM: What is one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
Guy Picot: I can’t drive.
SKSM: Thanks for taking the time to answer my questions. Is there anything you want to say to the fans that read this interview?
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