Interview: James Marsters
He played one of the best known vampires on TV. We get up close with the charming James Marsters.
Video Content: (2015)
Recorded at Wizard World, SIDEWALKS host Richard R. Lee interviews James Marsters in front of his fans. They talk briefly about sci-fi conventions, his time on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” playing Spike, and the ongoing rumors about a spinoff project with his popular character. Plus, a fan gets to ask a question.
Born in Greenville, California, James Marsters is best known as Spike, a vampire in the the TV series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and spin-off series, “Angel.” Some of his other notable roles are Brainiac on “Smallville,” time traveller Captain John Hart in three episodes of “Torchwood, “ Barnabas Greeley in “Caprica,” and Victor Hesse in the revival series, “Hawaii Five-0.” His guest starring roles include “Northern Exposure,” “Andromeda,” “Saving Grace,” “Numb3rs,” “Supernatural,” and “Warehouse 13.” Marsters was also in films “P.S. I Love You,” “Dragonball Evolution,” and “Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11.” Besides acting, Marsters has played in bands, including as the lead singer of Ghost of the Robot.
Recorded: September 5, 2015
Host / Producer: Richard R. Lee
Videographer: J.P. Langston
Editor: Richard R. Lee
Special Thanks To: Wizard World, 20th Century Fox