Film Courage: Robin, I think you said that you never lived anywhere for more than a few years growing up. I’m wondering, I know your parents are also artists or actors, but how did that experience of moving around shape you? Did you have to become a chameleon and maybe more confident, less confident (whatever it was)?
Robin Riker: I think moving so frequently really helped me to become more confident because I got to shape who it is that I wanted to be. If I lived somewhere (and you know, kids can be very cruel) but if people said ‘Oh, she talks too much’ or ‘Oh, she’s this or she’s that,’ in a another year I was gong to be living somewhere else and I could dial that down. And so I listened to what people’s perception of me was. I didn’t become anything other than what I wanted to be and what I believed was the best I could be. I didn’t go….(watch the video on Youtube here).
BUY THE BOOK – A SURVIVOR’S GUIDE TO HOLLYWOOD: How To Play The Game Without Losing Your Soul
Although WEIRD FOLK takes place on election night 2016, it’s not solely about the election and the hysteria associated with it. It’s about the horror that humans can inflict on one another. It is about the ugly monster inside us all. We show all sides of the political spectrum and do not skew in any one direction. More importantly, this story is extremely entertaining and will give you some laughs and some chills. Election 2016 was an anomaly and the events that take place in this movie are as well.
IN CIRCLES – The clandestine world of crop circles is threatened when an ambitious TV journalist plans to expose the truth drawing her into the enigma of lights, Celtic mythology and UFOs to discover both the beauty and danger in the mystery she seeks.