Research for a Role?

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Research for a Role?

Postby anthonyz on April 4th, 2011, 8:28 am

Hi Tom,

I was just wondering, as an actor have you ever done any research for a role you played, eg as Professor Geoffrey Hoyt in Medics?

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Re: Research for a Role?

Postby Tom Baker on April 14th, 2011, 9:05 pm


I did research what being a professor of surgery might be like and I spoke to several doctors, private and NHS, and took my findings to the office. They were delighted, electrified even, and very grateful too. I was so happy.

Then the scripts arrived and, yes! you've guessed already: they ignored my findings.

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