Gillies at PaleyFest 2014 for The Originals
14 March 1976 |
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
|Occupation||Actor, screenwriter, director, producer|
|Spouse(s)||Rachael Leigh Cook (m. 2004)|
I moved to New Zealand from Winnipeg when I was almost five. I hated it. It was to a city in the south of New Zealand called Invercargill and there was constant rain. There was a depressing sensation in the air.
Kevin Smith is so great in 'Kingdom Come,' isn't he? He's kind of this very earthy poet. He just has this immediate gregariousness, like, you kind of just want to be his pal.
Cable had a latitude to move which created less censorship and bestowed upon the artists, the writers and the creators, more liberty to create their shows.
Tell people you're a Canadian or a Kiwi when you travel and they'll adore you.
New Zealanders have conventions and pleasantries, but we are direct. We are encouraged to be transparent with our behavior and not to employ passive aggression.
I will say that the food in both Japan and Italy was immaculate. I don't remember having bad food in either country.