"They sent me the script and I thought that there was something very appealing and funny about it. Also, I was familiar with Mike Myers' work in Saturday Night Live, but I did not know the extent to which he would make this creation"
- Michael York
About this Quote
Michael York's quote talks with the charm of the script he was sent out and also the comical potential he saw in it. He recognized with Mike Myers' work with Saturday Night Live, but he was not aware of the degree of creative thinking Myers would certainly give the job. York's quote suggests that he was pleasantly surprised by the level of creative thinking and wit Myers brought to the job. It additionally implies that he was excited by the script as well as the potential it needed to be an effective project. York's quote is a testimony to the power of collaboration as well as the possibility of a terrific script to be raised by the talent of the stars and also creators entailed.
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