Less than a month ago, while working on a short film in Canada, I was on my way to pick up David Carradine and take him to breakfast. I was more than a little nervous, as I’d never worked with an actor of his magnitude before and didn’t know what to expect. As I knocked on his door, I braced for the worst – an awkward, silent car ride, breakfast at separate tables…
David Carradine: A Great Storyteller
Imagine my surprise, when, within moments of walking in, I was instead treated to David’s appraisal of Bob Dylan’s new album, then moments later his reminisces of his own dabblings as a songwriter. By the time we finally made it to set a couple hours later, I had heard about everything from his childhood in Los Angeles to how he met his wife to his abiding love of good coffee.