Bizarre enquiry and subsequent booking of the year: Could I dress up as and pretend to be Belgian
Paul Gascoigne on top of a double-decker bus, and get
interviewed about Wold Cup football - while being filmed for an ad? I was
asked to be a "hipster artist", so since that sounds like
your everyday Shoreditch wannabe, I more or less wore my everyday gear. Here's me and Gazza waiting for
the bus to pick us up. I tried to sketch him several times amidst the
hustle & bustle, and couldn't decide on which of his many faces to draw - did
the least-worst one on the lower deck while waiting to be called. Throughout the
day Paul was fantastic company, full of beans and super-funny, yet
also sharp as a pin. Gazza Gazza Hey!
See the ad here (I'm at 4m:15s): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LT76pYoa4oY
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