I approached the transportation coordinator and asked, “Do you want me to drive Christopher Guest?” He smiled and said, “Yup”. I was thrilled, being a huge fan of the filmmaker’s work.
On Saturday morning I drove to the hotel to pick up Guest and Shearer. I took the men to a sound check, the awards ceremony and their acoustic set at the local jazz club. They were kind, funny and conversational. The acoustic set was fantastic and I got a taste of what celebrities go through, when our car was surrounded by fans in the parking lot of the venue. I used all back entrances after that. It was a memorable day. And that was that, I thought.Read More