| The role of Peter is
a crucial one in the film", says Graham, "He is
the only person not really caught up in the
craziness of the showbiz world. He's on the
outside looking in, and provides a perspective
that the audience can identify with."
"I had worked with Ben previously and he is one
of the most talented and generous actors I know,
in fact the part was written for him. We did
torture him a little bit by making him read for
the part, but it was always his. He has great
comic timing, but also an ability to bring depth
to a character that in a lesser actor's hands
could have been quite incidental."
Says Ben, "Playing Peter was a
lonely feeling in a sense that he was so
detached from Kate's world that he had to be
intoxicated in his own hobbies and friends."
| "He is a simple guy,
makes his money and lives for the weekend. His
relationship with Kate is fun and they adore
each other but he is starting to struggle with
the tension that her career is causing in their
In contrast to their on screen struggles Ben and
Amy-Joyce had a ball on set. "Working on The
Callback Queen was so much fun", says Ben,
"Graham created such a relaxed atmosphere and
working alongside Amy created so many laughs.
The cast and crew all got on so well that we
didn't want it to end!"
"The sex scenes were the funniest, not sexy at
all! In fact wearing a willy sock became a
novelty and I'm sure the crew were jealous! My
fav moment was calling Kate 'pickle' out of the
blue and that became her nickname. I miss my