Mike Lewis Gets Candid About The Most Transformative Movie Role He’s Ever DoneE! #No_ThanksFebruary 21, 2019
Asia: For more than 10 years, you’ve made a name for yourself as an actor, model and TV host.
That was the start of my film career and it was one film or TV series after another from that point.
It’s nice being a film actor and being on all these roles basically living someone else’s life, [and] getting in to experience a different lifestyle than your own by taking all these characters that you play.
[laughs] I feel like if I can light up the show, why not?
ML: There’s a couple things: I moved out of the restaurant industry — that was too time consuming.
A lot of people didn’t think that it would ever happen.
Your character covers so much ground where there’d be some comedy relief, feeding people to be sympathetic… People know you as the handsome guy, but this is where you really show your talent.”
ML: I started off my film career by [doing] one horror [film], but the rest were dramas and romantic comedies.
Why I gravitated towards action movies is [because] I wanted to be [in] one when I was a kid.
People are getting movie roles just because they’re famous.