Neil Patrick Harris, Queens, Lucky Chang discussed on View from the Cheap Seats


When I was nineteen and twenty then I and I had a fake ID, my friend, Chuck cut me a good fake ID over in downtown LA, fifty bucks. Very exciting didn't need it. Because I was on the TV show. I think it was like when Webster would come in manual Lewis in the corner was like there's right. It's Neil Patrick Harris over and that side of what would let me into think. I I didn't look like I was twenty one and tell us about thirty four right. Yeah. You were a young young looking kit. What was your fake ID name? No as my own name. It was thunderbolt Harris. So weird MD pay white three names. Did you ever think about just Neil hair? Always another Neil Harris, otherwise in the Screen Actors Guild. Okay. Speaking of dr-, the drag circuit, drag queens, inappropriate words, still try Queen clean. Yeah. Queens, grade queens. Great. I I mean, I say, no. No, I don't drag for a living. But I think queens are do you remember that bar on? I and I called. Waikiki walis. Why can't you always like a Tiki bar, right? Next door to that Curio key drag bar called lucky Chang's. Oh, cool. Lucky Chang's in the first time I ever said, I was an actor out loud was at lucky Chang's. We would go get all liquid up you'd have zombie one of those drinks they all during the flaming. And and then you go through the kitchen to lucky changs, and I was doing a show. Ed the show that nice hue episode of. And and we were all there, and we hadn't been on the area and the hostess for the show was Nita cocktail, she was just surly and fierce, and I signed up, and I went up to sing. And she was cute. Honey, what's your name? And I said, it's it's Justin she goes. And what do you do for a living? And I said well, and I looked at my cast mates. And I was like I'm an actor. And she goes, so am I dear I'm an actress what restaurant you work? Well, you know, I don't work at a restaurant Moore. I'm actually an actor. Just an actor. And she goes. Yeah. And where do you where else do you work? And I said, I got really nervous. And she said, you know, what I've a friend who refuses to say that he is he's an actor, and he refuses to say what restaurant works, and I'm an actress and I worked here, and I'm proud of it, and you should be two toss me the microphone. It's a great introduction. Yeah. And I just did you crush chessy is. Oh, it's been staring daggers. But the okay quick question. The speaking short questions. Yeah. <laughter>? DVD? What is your most commonly used emoji on your phone? Oh, probably the the rose emoji my mother, and I when we text each other always end with a double rows or multiple roses. It's just like our sort of thing. Also, like, the the egg plant and re water draw Trump said, and you get the cherries in front of that and you get packing or peach repeats. Yeah. Ending on or this or. If you this is not a short one. Maybe if you could give t twenty year old speaking of that guy back in that room who was like trying to figure it out with his male friends. If you could give him advice now twenty year old Neil about anything. But like, really solid advice. You sit him down for like, thirty seconds. What would you say? Oh, wow. That's really cool question. You want to know what Neil said next. Well, you're going to have to listen to the rest of my interview with Neil and lots of other guests and to do that. Just subscribe to life is short on apple podcasts or wherever you're listening right now.

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