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WC: Being an actor in L.A., is it sort of small-town-ish? Like you know friends of friends, or you have contact with the same kind of people all the time? SR: Yeah, definitely. There's little groups of people. It's like high school, basically. There's, like, the popular actor kids, and then there's us, and we're like the less popular kids. WC: Who are the popular actor kids? SR: I don't know. There's all the American Pie group of people. And then they all have friends -- you've gotta know who they're all friends with, like Leonardo DiCaprio and those guys. And then there's, like, Shane West and his crew. WC: He's everywhere all of a sudden. SR: Yeah, that guy's ridiculous. WC: Even there, there's one degree of separation between you and him because James Franco was in that crappy movie that he was in [Whatever It Takes, also starring Marla Sokoloff, co-star of The Practice]. SR: Right. WC: And there's two degrees of separation between me and you, because my friend Benzoate was a rights clearance guy on that movie. SR: Really? Wow, that's so weird. WC: And he's Canadian too! What movies have you enjoyed lately, and do you see them differently having been in one? SR: Well, I don't see them differently having been in them. You definitely see them differently being an actor -- just like if you're a carpenter and you see a horribly built house, it gets you upset at the guy who made it. It's kind of the same thing, I guess. It's kind of a personal attachment to it, and a lot of people don't understand why we would put that much energy into disliking something, but it makes sense for us. I liked Lord of the Rings a lot. The Royal Tenenbaums was incredible. Black Hawk Down was pretty good. I'm really looking forward to Brotherhood of the Wolf. WC: Do you see a lot of comedies? SR: I kind of don't like comedies, because I think most of them aren't funny. I'd rather watch an action movie, because they're not trying to be funny. WC: Plus seeing things blowing up is cool. SR: Exactly. WC: Were you aware of the site before we called you? SR: Definitely! We check it out! WC: Really? Because we covered Freaks and Geeks in the first season, too.