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Reynolds responds, "That’s the price of an iconic character that you play."
Read the rest of the exchange below and watch the video below.
Henson: See, it was fine until Cookie came. I was OK under the radar. I was good. I could go to Target.
Reynolds: But Cookie’s viral.
Henson: Never saw that coming. And then I go from this normal life to … now I have to find a house on a private, gated road. I love to people-watch. I love to go to the park. But I can’t — everybody’s watching me. I’ve tried wigs, I’ve tried shades. I’ve tried it all.
Reynolds: That’s a good problem to have, when you’ve created a character that has so permeated the zeitgeist and everybody loves them.
Check out the full interview when the "Actors on Actors" series debuts on Jan. 3 on PBS SoCal.