(UKPA) – 1 day ago
“Eddie Izzard has revealed he’ll never abandon stand-up, but says he’s looking for more than just laughs as an actor.
The British comic decided to guest star in the Stateside TV series US Of Tara – which stars Toni Collette as a suburban mum with multiple personalities – because of the show’s complexity.
“I normally try not to do comedies, but it’s a dramatic comedy, a drama with a comedic edge. There seem to be two different types of comedies that exist these days. I thought, ‘Let’s go do it,'” he said.
Eddie plays a professor who meets Tara when she decides to finish her college degree and signs up for his abnormal psychology class….” Retrieved 4/27/11. Full Article: British Comic, Eddie Izzard