Posts Tagged ‘Chris Eyre’
February 2010 I had conversations with some of Indian Country’s most recognized people - all very interesting. Heres a quick rundown of each. Feel free to take a listen to them and many others. Enjoy XOXO
On the day of settlement, Secret Service comes in buzzing around the room then Ken Salazar walks in. He sits directly across from me and asks ‘Who are you that you can shut down the entire United States government?’ ‘I dont ever want the United States government to abuse us again’ Elouise Cobell.
Adam Beach, whose career spans over 20 years and has starred in some of Indian Country’s biggest and most popular hit movies like Smoke Signals, Flags Of Our Fathers and Windtalkers.
Chris Eyre was up for talking about anything ‘not work related’ and wanted to simply observe the other side of Indian Country’s celebrated entertainement icons.
Nathan Chasing Horse is from the Rosebud Nation of South Dakota. He is probably best known for his role as “Smiles-A-Lot” in the epic movie “Dances with Wolves.” He has been in several other productions since then including the film “Dreamkeeper” and the TV miniseries “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.”
“Random Chit-Chat” is a new profile questionnaire series I’m adding to Neyom Friday. These off topic questions are designed to help you get to know Native American talent better. You know, just for your own general knowledge.
It is my great pleasure that Director Chris Eyre is the first in this series.
- What do you do on rainy days? GO FOR A WALK. ON THE STREETS!!
- Who taught you how to ride a bike? GOOD QUESTION!! MY DAD EARL EYRE IN FRONT OF OUR HOUSE IN KLAMATH FALLS, OREGON WHEN I WAS 5 YRS OLD!!! THE BIKE WAS YELLOW!! THE PEOPLE CHEERED!!!!
- Have you ever caused a car wreck? PROBABLY BUT I DIDN’T KNOW IT….
- What hours do you spend online? I’LL TAKE ONE IN THE MORNING AND ONE IN THE EVENING!!!