Between takes, atheist star Duchovny, a very smart guy in terms of an SAT test with degrees from both Princeton and Yale, made fun of Jackson by baiting her with cleverly worded, condescending questions about God, Christianity, sex and politics. To her credit, she did not respond in kind. But no matter what she said, Duchovny was right back on her with another sly sarcastic put down. Every so often, the torment would cause Jackson to exclaim “I’m a Christian woman!” That just whetted Duchovny’s appetite for more, of course, and he’d then begin needling her anew.Worth reading in full.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Gratifying To See This Coverage
My friend Dan Gifford has an article at Big Hollywood about the emerging Christian, non-Hollywood based film industry. He describes his experience when he had a small part in an X-Files episode that starred Victoria Jackson: