Alexa Davalos, A Lifelong Traveler, Has No Plans To Settle Down


MY NEXT GUEST STARS IN THE
AMAZON PRIME DRAMA, “THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE.” PLEASE WELCOME, ALEXA DAVALOS! ( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )
♪>>Stephen: NICE TO MEET YOU! NICE TO MEET YOU. THERE ARE A LOT OF PEOPLE HERE.>>Stephen: THERE ARE A LOT OF
PEOPLE HERE. THERE ARE ABOUT 500 PEOPLE HERE
AND THERE ARE MANY MORE IN THAT LITTLE BOX OUT THERE.>>THAT’S GOOD.>>Stephen: PEOPLE MAY NOT
KNOW THIS, THIS IS YOUR FIRST TIME EVER ON A TALK SHOW.>>YEAH, CAN YOU TELL? ( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )
I WOULD NOT IF YOU HADN’T TOLD ME, ESPECIALLY SINCE THE SHOW IS
SUCH A BIG HIT NOW. CONGRATULATIONS ON THAT.>>THANK YOU.>>Stephen: THE FIRST SEASON,
PEOPLE WERE VERY INTERESTED IN IT, BUT THE SECOND SEASON HAS
JUST EXPLODED. EVERYBODY I KNOW IS SAYING I
HAVE TO WATCH THE SHOW, AND THE THIRD SEASON HAS JUST BEEN
ANNOUNCED.>>TRUE.>>Stephen: AND PICTURE
EVERYBODY IN THEIR UNDERWEAR, BY THE WAY, JUST TO CALM YOU DOWN.>>THIS IS BETTER, ESPECIALLY UP
THERE. IT’S GOOD.>>Stephen: YEAH. IN THE BALCONY YOU CAN IMAGINE A
CROTCH SHOT. VERY NICE.>>A LOT OF THEM.>>Stephen: FOR PEOPLE WHO MAY
NOT KNOW WHAT A MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE IS, PHILLIP IS THE
JAPANESE AND THE GERMAN’S BEAT AMERICA TILL THE AXIS POWERS WON
AND SPLIT THE UNITED STATES UP.>>YEAH.>>Stephen: AND YOUR CHARACTER
LIVES IN THE JAPANESE OCCUPIED PART OF THE UNITED STATES.>>FIRST. AND SECOND SEASON HAS TO PLEAD
FOR ASYLUM.>>Stephen: DICK WAS A BIZARRE
WRITER AND IT’S A STRANGE SERIES WITH NOT ONLY AN ALTERNATE
REALITY FOR AMERICA’S FUTURE EVEN THOUGH THIS TAKES PLACE IN
THE 1960s, BUT POSSIBLE MULTIPLE REALITIES GOING ON AT
ONCE. DO YOU UNDERSTAND THE SHOW
YOU’RE IN?>>YES, I DO. I DO.>>Stephen: YEAH? YEAH. WE DON’T HAVE ENOUGH TIME.>>Stephen: I HAVE ALL THE
TIME IN THE WORLD. I’M NOT GOING ANYWHERE, ALEXA
DAVALO. DO YOU UNDERSTAND IT BECAUSE YOU
YOURSELF HAVE MULTIPLE PERSONALITIES?>>I MIGHT.>>Stephen: YOU GREW UP IN
LOS ANGELES, NEW YORK, LONDON AND PARIS. ARE YOU A SPY?>>I MIGHT BE.>>Stephen: YOU WOULD MAKE A
GOOD SPY.>>THANK YOU VERY MUCH.>>Stephen: I HEARD YOU SPEAK
FRENCH ( ALEXA DAVALO SPEAKING FRENCH )
>>Stephen: TURNS OUT TIM 100% IRISH. [ IRISH ACCENT — ).>>THEN WE’LL STAY THERE.>>Stephen: YOUR PARENTS ARE
ARTISTS?>>ARTIST PARENTS CAN’T MAKE UP
THEIR MIND.>>Stephen: WOULD YOU WANT
YOUR CHILDREN TO LIVE ALL THE OVER THE WORLD?>>ONE CITY AND ONE HOME, I
WOULD LIKE TO GIVE THEM THAT BUT I CAN’T FATHOM IT. WE WERE NEVER IN THE SAME PLACE
LONGER THAN THREE WEEKS. MY POOR MOM PACKED AND UNPACKED.>>Stephen: WERE YOU RUNNING
FROM THE POLICE? THREE WEEKS IS NOTHING.>>YEAH, SHE MIGHT HAVE BEEN. IT’S POSSIBLE.>>Stephen: HOW LONG DID YOU
LIVE IN — IS IT PARIS?>>YEAH.>>Stephen: HOW LONG DID YOU
LIVE IN PARIS?>>PREDOMINANTLY TILL I WAS
ABOUT SIX OR SEVEN, THEN WE SPENT EVERY SUMMER IN EUROPE. WE WOULD GO BACK AND FORTH. THERE WAS NEVER A CONSISTENT
SCHEDULE.>>Stephen: WHEN YOU’RE OVER
THERE, ARE YOU FRENCH ENOUGH FOR THE FRENCH TO BELIEVE YOU’RE
FRENCH?>>YES, THANK GOD.>>Stephen: BECAUSE THAT’S
HARD. THEY CAN SUS THAT OUT.>>YES, WHEN YOU’RE GOING
THROUGH CUSTOMS AND YOU’RE SPEAKING FRENCH WITH YOUR
AMERICAN PASSPORT, THAT’S A THING.>>Stephen: BECAUSE AMERICANS
DON’T SPEAK OTHER LANGUAGES.>>APPARENTLY NOT. ( LAUGHTER )
>>Stephen: WHEN YOU TALK ABOUT THE SHOW WHERE AMERICA HAS
BEEN DEFEATED BY THE AXIS POWERS, SOME PEOPLE ARE
DISTURBED, ALMOST AS IF IT’S LIKE A HORROR MOVIE WHEN THEY
SEE A SWASTIKA ON AN AMERICAN FLAG. WHAT’S THAT LIKE TO TALK ABOUT
WHEN YOU’RE DOING PRESS TOURS? DO YOU EVER FEEL PEOPLE FEEL THE
SHOW IS A VIOLATION OF OUR NATIONAL IDENTITY?>>ABSOLUTELY. FIRST, AMERICANS ARE NOT USED TO
SEEING AMERICANS LOSE. WE HAVE A VERY AMERICAN-CENTRIC
KIND OF –>>Stephen: IT IS THE GREATEST
COUNTRY ON EARTH.>>RIGHT. ( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )
>>Stephen: IT IS THE GREATEST COUNTRY ON EARTH.>>SO, BUT ELSEWHERE, YOU KNOW,
IN OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD, THAT ISN’T NECESSARILY THE CASE.>>Stephen: THEN WHY DO THEY
LEAVE THERE TO COME HERE, ALEXA DAVALO?>>I DON’T KNOW. WE COULD ASK THEM ALL, BUT I’M
NOT SURE. ( LAUGHTER )
BUT THAT IS A WEIRD THING, SEEING THAT IN THE SHOW. I THINK THAT’S WHAT MAKES IT SO
INTRIGUING, THIS IDEA OF WHAT IF AMERICA WASN’T THIS AMERICA.>>Stephen: WHAT IF THIS
AMERICA WASN’T — WHAT IF WE NEEDED TO MAKE AMERICA GREAT
AGAIN, FOR INSTANCE?>>WHAT IF.>>Stephen:
( LAUGHTER )>>Stephen: THAT FANTASY
WORLD.>>WE NEED 20 MORE MINUTES IF
WE’RE GOING TO GO THERE.>>Stephen: WE MIGHT NEED TO. THE MOVIE TAKES PLACE IN THE
’60s. IT’S A BIT OF TIME TRAVEL.>>RIGHT.>>Stephen: IF THERE’S ANY
TIME IN THE 20th CENTURY YOU COULD LIVE, WHEN WOULD IT BE?>>1930s IN PARIS.>>Stephen: WHY? I WOULD BE A NOVELIST AND
PAINT BY DAY IS THAT SO IN THE 1930s, YOU’RE IN PARIS AND YOU
WOULD PAINT.>>AND I WOULD WRITE A NOVEL OR
TWO.>>Stephen: YOU KNOW WHAT YOU
WOULD HAVE TO DO THEN.>>YOU HAVE TO TELL ME.>>Stephen: YOU WOULD HAVE TO
KILL HITLER. HAVE YOHAVE YOU NEVER HAD A TIME
MACHINE?>>I WOULD DO THAT FIRST.>>Stephen: IF YOU EVER GET
TIME, PLEASE, KILL HITLER.>>THEN I’LL WRITE A NOVEL.>>Stephen: AND THEY’LL MAKE A
SERIES ABOUT IT ON AMAZON.>>THEY WILL.>>Stephen: “THE MAN IN THE
HIGH CASTLE” AVAILABLE ON AMAZON RIGHT NOW. ALEXA DAVALOS EVERYBODY! WE’LL BE RIGHT BACK WITH A
PERFORMANCE BY WHITNEY.

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