Kenneth Branaghwas on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to discuss his career as an actor and director -- and to discuss his role as Sir Laurence Olivier in the film, "My Week with Marilyn." He also revealed that his favorite comfort food is fish and chips. (It must be an English thing.)
What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?
Gary Oldman's performance in "Tinker Tailor [Soldier Spy]" - beautiful, minimalist, haunting - here greater than ever
What are you listening to right now?
Michael Feinstein - The Great America Songbook
What’s the last great book you read?
Max Egremont's biography of Siegfried Sassoon
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
What's your favorite comfort food?
Fish and Chips