Listen: London, Idris Elba, OKO discussed on Ellen on the Go
"Thank you. Well, I think that you're unbelievably talented. I mean, you've been on four years before that like, I don't think I wasn't aware of you because you were living in London doing plays a lot of theater, and I saw you sing and dance. And do it was like, oh my God. This guy is amazing. So I thought you do very very well right away. Did you think the show would be? You know like received that Oko. No, no, no. No, I wouldn't we came here. My wife, and I our some was three outdoors was twelve weeks when we moved here. And I wouldn't I said to my wife like, we're not buying anything. Like, we rented furniture. We rented account everything in our houses. I was like I'm gonna get fired. And the only thing worse than getting five. We'll be getting fun and then left with a couch. That we've got to get rid of somehow. Right because we'll be on the first flight back to London bright just going. Well, that was a disaster. And I'm I'm not genuinely meant like when did you start buying things at what point did you realize? Oh, the shows doing very well. No, we we know what we bought a house about a year ago. And then and then it was like, okay. If we voted house, you probably account. And so you've been on for years, and then how long how many more years do you have on your contract? About a year and a half. And will you do you think you'll renew or do you do you wanna do other things? Choice. I'm not sure it's it's still market fired. I think that every day. I mean, I came in slow and thought if I come in slow they might go on that's the wrong guy. If I. Speed to the C down to say, no, I'm not sure I've no idea. How long will do it for? We'll see. We'll see how it goes. And you're going back to London to to be in cats the movie right doing the film of the musical. That's amazing. And it's it's a lot of people who's in cats Judi, Dench McCarron. Idris elba. Rebel Wilson Taylor. Swift Jennifer Hudson and. So you may be fired. Go tomorrow. I might be back here by Saturday. Eight flights Emaar nights filming. Yeah. And have you seen cats like a lot like is it pretty much sticking to the play or? Yes. Kind of it's still people being cats and how have you prepared for that? I'm very much, you You know. know, I'm I'm Don Davis. I immerse the character. You know what I mean? So what have you done? I've just been living as a cat. I don't use the bathroom. I have a little tray. And then just. You know, the whole time about that's been me. To see the movie. Thank you for listening. Thank you for the emails. Watch the show to see the whole thing. Yeah. You can subscribe today on apple podcasts bought a fire."