A little over a week ago, Netflix premiered their television series adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events. The series has been met with positive reviews, with many praising the performance of Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf. Now, Netflix has released a video interview with the villainous Count as he offers viewers his perspective on the acting craft.
The video features Neil Patrick Harris in character as Count Olaf while he answers a series of questions ranging from what he loves most about acting to who he loves to work with the most.
Netflix has this message with the video:
In the accompanying video, we present Count Olaf’s perspective on the craft of acting. It is our sincere hope that this interview serves as a vivid illustration of how not to conduct oneself, both on and off the stage.
With all due respect,
You can watch the entire video below!
Have you learned anything valuable about the craft of acting?
Based on the internationally best-selling series of books by Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler) and starring Emmy and Tony Award winner Neil Patrick Harris, A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the tragic tale of the Baudelaire orphans — Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – whose evil guardian Count Olaf will stop at nothing to get his hands on their inheritance. The siblings must outsmart Olaf at every turn, foiling his many devious plans and disguises, in order to discover clues to their parents’ mysterious death. The eight-episode series is a Netflix original production, executive produced by Emmy Award winner Barry Sonnenfeld and Daniel Handler, and premieres January 13, 2017 only on Netflix.
Author Daniel Handler confirmed that a second season of the series is currently in development.
Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events season one in now available on Netflix!