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He's been in everything from the godfather part three to ocean's eleven now Andy Garcia's latest role as a prison guard with acting ambitions.
In city island he's getting serious Oscar us.
But you've got to study and nothing.
This it's on the budget beautiful behind you studies Scott and plumbing job goes -- about dedication.
-- Well Andy Garcia joins us right now good to see you the excuse but and that we ordering real daughter -- sort of playing the role of your daughter -- a movie that's that is this.
-- because you had to producer rights to this movie.
Is that how you -- -- to act with your daughter.
Don't know I mean I certainly a monitor back with her she's a terrific actors but -- I was a territorial choice and obviously supported him but he.
He discovered it really and.
And also levee that your your producer -- your acting in your daughter -- NN -- -- involved in the film.
There was said to me you know the script with the caveat that he won -- -- played -- part and also you know who the director rim of the Toledo writer director.
And there was an easy decision.
And but knowing that I've I've I've done about half a dozen independent films like this I know what it what it's very romantic singer producer but the reality is if if you try to make a film outside of the system because of the suitors for some reason would not supported at the time -- -- that's that's Arnold in on.
This movie took his -- three years of finance which is.
A pretty good contract -- -- three years to try to find some movies party's standard.
So we did okay we've been about what movies that I -- call the lost city to be sixteen years so.
-- -- -- -- It's fast it was fast compared to other things -- shot -- two years ago and it it actually came out.
And in March it march of this year -- now let's get Oscar buzz and I love about you is that you are going out and you're selling.
This movie because you you're doing it yourself a lot of these big Hollywood you know places have tons of millions of dollars than they used to advocate an Academy Award you're about herself.
-- people wanna talk about it -- which is beautiful movie you lasted about 24 weeks in the theaters.
And people still talking about it so people -- asking me to come out and supported and you know have a responsible it's like a child in on we -- we care a lot about this film we're very proud of it.
But as a producer also have a responsibility to the people who invested in the movie to.
You know to help it -- -- as as you know has as long life not only creatively and critically but also financially for them -- you know it -- -- investment that's Lisa.
Do you need an Oscar at least -- nomination if not the actual award -- to pay back investors.
What I listen the any notoriety of movie gets you know the more gets the more people wanna see -- -- more people wanna rent to them.
So that's important from from a strict you know.
Business situation -- on Democrats that I do have a responsibility to people who have supported us -- to make this movie.
But at the same time -- known to be to be recognized by your peers is your greatest.
They're facing that could happen to anybody because he's of people you review most respect them for someone to say -- you.
Who really you know big what you did -- we wanna recognize that that that is the greatest honor that one couldn't get bestowed upon.
That's the phrase in the morning we -- what you did there we did what -- out of touch today that thank you so much for being our thank you so much for and good luck.
Thank you haven't -- this.
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