What was your first TV reminiscence? Watching the Power Rangers after I was a child. My favorite was the Blue Ranger, performed by a guy referred to as Billy. He was the triceratops. Then they took him out of the present as a result of he obtained injured. They consigned him to the bottom and he by no means fought once more and I cried. I used to be introduced up within the north of Scotland the place no person cries so it was an enormous deal. It didn’t occur once more till I noticed Gladiator.
What was your first TV look?
It was a tiny factor on Michael Barrymore’s My Kind Of Music after I was eight. They had little clips of children doing stuff earlier than the advert breaks. I went to an audition in Edinburgh and obtained by way of to the dwell present in Manchester the place I did “break-dancing” – I exploit the time period evenly. I simply slid across the flooring to the sound of Robbie Williams singing Let Me Entertain You.
Who was your first TV crush?
Sabrina The Teenage Witch was the primary however after I was barely older it could have been somebody from The OC or Sarah Chalke who performed Elliot Reid on Scrubs.
What is your favorite present present?
Succession. It’s sensible. Brian Cox is great however the entire solid are faultless.
Which TV present would you’re taking to a desert island?
I’d take Scrubs, the US comedy drama set in a instructing hospital. It’s completely excellent. It’s whacky and humorous however additionally it is pure and touching; so it’s a bit foolish and additionally grounded in fact. There’s no giggle observe. It has one of the best of every part, laughter and tears.
What TV present would you wish to put out of its distress?
I’ve by no means been a fan of actuality TV. I’m A Celebrity and SAS: Who Dares Wins are completely different as a result of they’re difficult. But the “scripted reality” stuff, reveals like Made In Chelsea…that’s the stuff I can’t stand.
Guiltiest TV pleasure?
Rick & Morty. It’s a cartoon however it’s brilliantly written. It’s humorous and but generally you could be fairly touched by it.
What are you as much as for the time being?
I’ve simply completed a horror movie referred to as The Devil’s Light for Lionsgate, and a TV movie concerning the lifetime of CS Lewis which goes out in America.
*All Creatures Great and Small is out on DVD and out there to stream on Acorn TV from tomorrow (November 23)