A couple weeks ago I traveled to Toronto to visit the set of Covert Affairs and interview some of the cast.
To get our interview with series star Piper Perabo, we were first loaded on to buses and driven out to the airport. There we saw cast and crew filming a scene involving an airplane…which is about all I’m allowed to say about it, as we were all sworn to secrecy on the spot. After watching the filming for a while, we popped inside to a nearby lounge (complete with sofas, comfy chairs and a fireplace) and it was here that Piper was kind enough to join us in between shots.
Meeting Piper in person, the first thing that struck me was the boundless energy she had. In fact, I don’t think I truly understood the term "boundless energy" until I met her. She has a lot of enthusiasm for her work and is very energetic when she talks. She sort of reminded me of a teenager, and I mean that in the best way possible. She spoke a lot with her hands, shifted around in her seat constantly to find the most comfortable position, etc. After a while it felt like we’d all been sitting there chattingforever; she is that friendly and fun. Read More...