From the stage to the screen, Fra Fee is an undeniable talent. He chats with The Pickwyck about his current and past projects, being apart of the legendary barricade boys and his fervor for life.
How did you initially become involved in theater? Do you come from an artistic/musical family?
What was the first play/show you remember seeing?
You studied at the University of Manchester and the Royal Academy of Music. What was one lesson you learned during your time there that you have carried over into your professional career?
You have done theater in both London and Dublin. Do you feel there is any difference between the two? What is the theater scene like in Dublin versus London?
What is one piece of advice you were given that you hold dear to you?
What are you most passionate about in your own life - aside from your career?
What is your guilty pleasure?
What are some of your favorite books? Movies?
Speaking of movies, you portrayed the role of Courfeyrac in Tom Hooper's movie adaption of the Les Miserablés. What was that experience like for you?
Les Mis has a very passionate fan base. Have you ever had an, let's say interesting, encounter with a passionate fan?
The Barricade Boys have a huge following on the social media website, Tumblr. Fans on Tumblr believe that these characters are extremely close. Is there a sense of camaraderie between you and the fellow actors who portrayed these characters in the movie in real life?
What has been the most challenging role for you to date?
Have you identified with any of the characters you have portrayed? Which role do you feel the most attached to?
Who have been some of the strongest co-stars you have worked with and why?
What has been your most embarrassing moment on stage?
Do you have any upcoming projects you are working on? If so, can you tell us a bit about them?
If you could have one superpower, what would it be and why?