Interview with Skye McCole Bartusiak
By Harmony on August 19th 2001
Harmony: Your newest films are Don't Say a Word and Riding in Cars with Boys,
did you enjoy filmings these movies?|
Skye: Yes! I love working with Brittany Murphy. And Conrad Goode, who plays the bad guy in Don't Say A Word, taught me to play blackjack and poker.
Harmony: What was it like getting to work with actors like Drew Barrymore, James Woods and Brittany Murphy?
Skye: Drew is really cool. She signed a Charlie's Angels doll for me. James Woods has a cute dog. Brittany is one of my best older friends.
Harmony: When did you first decide you wanted to act?
Skye: It just happened. I started modeling as a baby and I just gradually moved into acting.
Harmony: Do you have any influences?
Skye: My mom is my acting coach. She helps me the most.
Harmony: If you could work with any actor or film director, who would it be?
Skye: Gosh, there are lots of people I'd like to work with. It would be fun to be in a movie with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Harmony: When did you adopt that cute little Maltese 'Pippa'?
Skye: In April around Easter.
Harmony: Is she named after your character in Storm of the Century?
Skye: Yes. That was my first film job!
Harmony: Are you looking forward to the new school year?
Skye: Yes. I got the third-grade teacher that I wanted.
Harmony: My last question is, do you have advice for young aspiring actors?
Skye: Believe in yourself. Work hard. Never give up. Have fun.
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