A few of my favourite things: Jonathan Guy Lewis
We find out the favourite things of the actor who is currently starring in ''I Found My Horn'' at the Trafalgar Studios,
Adapted from Jasper Rees' renowned book, I Found My Horn makes its West End debut at Trafalgar Studios.
So Jonathan, what is your favourite...
Very tricky. I love films. Right up there is The 39 Steps, both the Robert Donat version directed by a young Hitchcock - it's masterful, romantic and I never tire of seeing it as it fills me with a warm glow every time - and the Robert Powell remake is pretty good too. Also worthy of a mention is The Sound Of Music. I always used to think that Christopher Plummer was my real father and that I had been adopted! But over all top my film of the moment is Les Choristes, translated as The Chorus. A beautiful French film set in a boys home come borstal, and a quirky teacher who arrives and sets up a choir which becomes transformative in their young lives.
Place to hang out in London?
2 Brydges. It's a club in the centre of town which is largely frequented by writers and other creative types. Fantastic food and a cosy fireside atmosphere. I love it.
Annie's in Chiswick.
Nr the River.
Fish pie. Mmmm.
Corfu. Nr Kassiopi
Play/Musical that you have seen?
Guys & Dolls or Les Miserables.
Theatre to visit?
Young Vic or Orange Tree
Theatre to perform in?
Aldwych or Laguna Beach Playhouse
"So I says to Von Karajan. I says… "What's the difference between an orchestra and a bull? And he says: "Tell me please." So I says… "On a bull Herbert, the horns are at the front and the arsehole's at the back!"