Hollywood News Wire Home
Switch Language RSS Feed

userID (email)

Register Here!

About Us
Contact Us
Price List

INTERVIEWS/REVIEWS: Ben Affleck HollywoodNewsWire.net  "Children Mending Hearts Benefit for international medical corps relief effo
Interview by: Izumi Hasegawa
Sep 30, 2012
Ben Affleck – Argo
Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills
Interviewed by Izumi Hasegawa

Q1: How did this all start?
BA: When I got the script I couldn't believe how good it was. I mean, they say, "Oh yeah, this is our best script," and usually you think that's an executive kind of hyping you on it, and it really was pretty incredible. I was amazed. I talked to Grant and George and said, "Look, I really want to do this, this is amazing," and they said, "Okay great, let's do it," and we took it to Warners.
And then I kind of went back and talked to Chris and said, "How did you do this? What was the genesis? How did you take this really..." because I looked at some documentaries and read some books, and thought, 'God, this is really unwieldy," it felt like it should have been a 10 hour miniseries or something. "How did you get that down into a 3 act structure?"

Q2: What are the most important things that you've learned about filmmaking from each of your three fi...

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Events | Interviews/Reviews | Video | News | Terms & Conditions | Japanese

Copyright ©2006 Hollywoodnewswire.net, All Rights Reserved.
This website requires the use of cookies to function properly.