Welcome Karla-Simone and Sara:
We’re joined on the Starline by two parts of an upcoming murder mystery series on Britbox. One a talented actress seen in Blue Story and Wannabe, the other the Jamaican born lawyer, author and creator of “The Confessions of Frannie Langton”. We welcome Karla-Simone Spence and Sara Collins.
Friends let’s go Beyond the Mic. “The Confessions of Frannie Langton” has everything, a murder mystery, court drama and a period piece currently loved by society. But which part Karla-Simone grabbed you when you started to read the script?
Sara, this is your baby. How did the final production take what you envisioned in your mind, in the black and white pages of a book into reality? How did it make you feel?
Why has the past been such a gold mine for lost type of stories like these? The 1800’s was such a vibrant time…
Karla-Simone how do you take the responsibility of taking Sara’s world? After you read the script of Frannie and bring it to life.
How long did it take you to read the book?
The Rockin’ 8:
It’s time for the Rockin’ 8, 8 random questions; answer with the first thing that comes to your mind. There is no Pressure. Since we have two guests will alternate questions.
1. Karla-Simone Most memorable present ever given?
2. Sara, which time period would you rather live in 1800’s or now?
3. Karla-Simone One thing you took from the set?
4. Sara Favorite thing from being a lawyer?
5. Karla-Simone who is your dream co-star?
6. Sara where is the best place in the Bahamas to relax?
7. Karla-Simone your character is addicted to laudanum, what are you addicted to?
8. Sara, which book is the last one you’ve read?
Two Big Questions:
Sara As people watch “The Confessions of Frannie Langton” what do you want them to feel?
Karla-Simone as you watched the final cut, what emotions were going through your mind?
Karla-Simone is addicted to potatoes, Sara used to rock some killer stilettos and they both want you to watch “The Confessions of Frannie Langton” on BritBox. Karla-Simone Spence, Sara Collins, thanks for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is a Beyond the Mic Short Cut.
Listen to other Beyond the Mic conversations with authors here.
Listen to other Beyond the Mic conversations with actors here.
Read the book here.
What do you think?