On the Couch with Oseloka Obi and James Russell-Morley

Oseloka Obi and James Russell-Morley AAR On the CouchWho is?
Oseloka Obi (OO): The second child.
James Russell-Morley (JRM): Actor living in Hertfordshire, England.

What would you do differently to what you do now?
(OO): I wish I carried on playing the violin.
(JRM): I’d love to work in football if I wasn’t a performer.

Who inspires you and why?
(OO): Children – they are all crazy.
(JRM): My family – they’re legends.

What would you do to make a difference in the world?
(OO): Go back in time and get rid of Instagram.
(JRM): Equality.

Favourite holiday destination and why?
(OO): Mustique – it’s an island in the middle of nowhere.
(JRM): Hopefully my new favourite will be Australia! I’ve never been before and I’m having a little holiday after the shows finished.

What are you most looking forward to in your trip to Australia?
(OO): The weather.
(JRM): Spending time with the audiences!

What are you currently reading?
(OO): A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara.
(JRM): Everybody Always by Bob Goff.

What are you currently listening to?
(OO): Snoh Aalegra.
(JRM): Mcfly.

Happiness is?
(OO): Food.
(JRM): Depends on the person…

What does the future hold for you?
(OO): New York City.
(JRM): Fun I hope.

Oseloka Obi and James Russell-Morley star in Unicorn Theatre & Untitled Projects’ The End of Eddy – currently playing at The Coopers Malthouse as part of the 2019 Melbourne International Arts Festival until 20 October. For more information, visit: www.festival.melbourne for details.

Image: Oseloka Obi and James Russell-Morley (supplied)