Kathryn Prescott & Henry Lau Interview: A Dog’s Journey
Within the film A Dog’s Journey, we meet CJ and Trent. Childhood associates who reconnect as adults, the movie experiences their lives as 11 years to maturity by way of the eyes of the canine Bailey. Bailey is a particular canine as he will get to stay the lives of a number of canines..and thru every life, he finds a approach to reconnect with CJ.
Enjoying the teenage variations and the grownup variations of CJ and Trent are actors Kathryn Prescott and Henry Lau. We obtained the possibility to speak to them in regards to the making of the movie, studying to sing and play for the film and extra.
Display Rant: Additionally no canines on this interview. I’ve seen canines in all the opposite interviews and I’m not assembly one but.
Henry Lau: Properly really….(pretends there is a canine behind the chair.)
Kathryn Prescott: There are puppies inside the neighborhood although.
Display Rant: I noticed them.
Kathryn Prescott: You would possibly see one.
Henry Lau: Canines in every single place.
Display Rant: Yeah, sort of laborious to not catch them on this press junket. First I wanna level out that was the objective to have extra folks crying within the viewers for this movie than in Endgame as a result of I really feel like that’s the sting this movie is gonna have.
Kathryn Prescott: Is Endgame unhappy?
Display Rant: It will get fairly unhappy.
Henry Lau: Have you ever watched it but?
Kathryn Prescott: No I haven’t seen it…
Display Rant: It will get fairly emotional, so I believe you guys are gonna beat them within the crying per capita.
Kathryn Prescott: Oh WOW, that’s one thing.
Display Rant: We undergo fairly a little bit of your characters lives on this movie, how did you discover the way in which to trace the performances whenever you have been enjoying the performances as youngsters until once they have been dwelling in New York?
Henry Lau: Truly that was one of many challenges of this position as a result of we performed the characters once they have been younger in highschool after which they get reunited years later when they are much older. So what I really did was met with Ian Chen (who performs Trent age 11), I gotta see how he acts. He’s lovable so I always attempt to speak to him to see how he acted, I attempted to imitate that within the scenes once they have been collectively in highschool.
Display Rant: I positively noticed that. Ian to your teenage character, I noticed the connection in a short time. “Oh yeah, there’s a little bit of similarities.” Did you (to Kathryn) do one thing similar to Abby (Abby Ryder Fortson who performs CJ age 11) did you get to speak to her beforehand?
Kathryn Prescott: I met her beforehand. Yeah and was conserving in thoughts..as quickly as we met I felt we really had so much in frequent by way of who we have been. That was fortunate.
Display Rant: So that you took two months of what, guitar coaching and vocal coaching…
Kathryn Prescott: I believe it was two months, yeah…
Display Rant: …did you even have any music expertise earlier than…?
Kathryn Prescott: No.
Display Rant: Zero?!
Kathryn Prescott: No.
Display Rant: So that you went from zero to love…
Henry Lau: Arduous to imagine, she was wonderful.
Display Rant: No, you have been nice! Particularly after we did hear you sing.
Kathryn Prescott: Thanks.
Display Rant: Did you give factors (to Henry) I do know you may have some backstory…
Kathryn Prescott: Some. Some.
Display Rant: Somewhat little bit of historical past.
Henry Lau: So I’m a musician, nevertheless it’s humorous on this set SHE was the musician, however our trailers have been proper subsequent to one another. And all I might hear is simply guitar enjoying. I didn’t let her know however I might hear all the pieces. However yeah, she simply stored engaged on it after which sooner or later I used to be like, I gotta go in there. Not that she was dangerous or something! I believed she was wonderful it’s simply that one chord that she couldn’t get…
Kathryn Prescott: Messing up on the identical chord.
Henry Lau: The identical chord so I used to be…hmmm…give her some pointers. However she was wonderful.
Display Rant: So I’ve another factor…I’m gonna pitch you guys an concept. I talked about this to Gail and she or he appears into this…
Kathryn Prescott: Okay.
Henry Lau: What’s the thought?
Display Rant: Third movie. A Canine’s Goal. A Canine’s Journey. A Canine’s Vengeance. (Reveals image of faux poster)
Henry Lau: A Canine’s Vengeance?!
Kathryn Prescott: (Laughs)
Display Rant: Bailey comes again as a cop canine.
Henry Lau: As a cop canine.
Kathryn Prescott: I believe you bought an actual…concept going right here.
Henry Lau: What she name it, Mission CJ.
Display Rant: Yep.
Kathryn Prescott: I believe what’s his title can be primary on that record. What’s the…ugh…the boyfriend…
Display Rant: Oh yeah positively.
Kathryn Prescott: Oh god I’m blanking out on his title, that’s actually dangerous.
Henry Lau: Jake!
Kathryn Prescott: Jake’s character.
Display Rant: Oh he’s positively on prime of that record. Thanks a lot.
Kathryn Prescott: Thanks a lot!
- A Canine’s Journey (2019) launch date: Could 17, 2019