The dynamics are pretty much the same among me and my friends as they were when I was 18 years old.
On a human level, people want to see someone succeed who wants to change.
Jody Hill, who I created 'Eastbound And Down' and 'Fist Foot Way' with, was my best man at my wedding.
It's a big battle to bring quality stuff into theaters across America, for sure.
It hasn't been anything that's been overwhelming or anything, but I do get recognized here and there. Read more at
In my school, people liked the gym teachers because they were the football or soccer coaches. But look, if they're cool, they get respect.
I've always had the hair of Lionel Ritchie since I was a boy, but the mullet sadly is a hairpiece. My wife won't let me rock that hairstyle.
I'll still try to nail acting jobs, but with 'Eastbound,' creating it is what gives me the ultimate pleasure at the end of the day.
I usually choose movies that I would want to see. I appreciate drama and if the right script came across my desk, drama you will see.
I made movies all the time when I was a kid.
I had a classic gym teacher in junior high who wore a weightlifter's belt all the time.
I don't tend to watch too many American comedies. I love British comedy.
I don't really care about awards.
I definitely like taking the dark horse approach and picking people you should not be getting behind, and you figure out a way to get behind them.
I can't even remember not wanting to go to film school.
Confidence and a good sense of humor can usually win a chick over.
But for me, personally, I didn't have any ambitions to become an actor. I'm interested in getting behind the camera.