The series is called “New Lives in the Wild” – when I first saw that title I asked my agent “Who is New? Is he or she famous? I’ve never heard of them.” She explained that we had already done a series called “Lives in the Wild” so this was a ‘new’ one. Confusing!
We all love our families, of course we do – but at a distance. Do I really want to be locked in a room with Uncle Jeffy for two days and nights trying not to talk about Brexit?
I wanted to play Jesus the child of a humble carpenter – the Jesus who was born to be King – but also Jesus the swaddled pork snack.