Below is another EJ Scott Podcast, “Scratch the Surface” #021. EJ has as his guest today the writer/director, Darren Lynn Bousman, who has is best known for his horror films, such as the “Saw” series.
- Darren Lynn Bousman opens up about his frustrations with the movie business,
- his insecurities about his talent (or lack there of according to him),
- being overweight,
- being raised in Kansas,
- how his parents gave him freedom to watch whatever he wnated which lead to a love of horror movies,
- how his mother was blind when he was born and the numerous eye surgeries he has had,
- his love of musicals,
- plays me a singing voice mail message from Paul Sorvino, Repo the Genetic Rock Opera,
- the real story behind Scream Queens,
- getting fired on the X-Files,
- directing SAW 2, 3 and 4,
- how he manipulated a company and buzz for a script he wrote so other people would gain interest,
- working with my girlfriend Deborah Ann Woll,
- his new film Abattoir,
- working with the late Cory Monteith,
- killing people in flash mobs,
- working with Stephen Moyer on the Barrens,
- working with Nina Dobrev, Anthony Head, Michael Rooker and so much more!!
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