Hollywood actor at school

PUBLISHED: 10:00 12 December 2008 | UPDATED: 10:11 10 June 2010

EXMOUTH Community College students got a chance to quiz a Hollywood actor as part of their film club event. Stage and screen actor Alex Jennings gave advice on the world of acting and talked about his career to the members of the film club. Mr Jennings, w

EXMOUTH Community College students got a chance to quiz a Hollywood actor as part of their film club event.Stage and screen actor Alex Jennings gave advice on the world of acting and talked about his career to the members of the film club.Mr Jennings, who played Prince Charles in the feature film The Queen, also showed the students a clip of the film and some from his favourite films including The Third Man and His Girl Friday.The college was one of the first in the country to join Filmclub, giving the students access to more than 60,000 films via an interactive website.Language teacher Janet Smith, who helped organise the club, said: "The kids asked him all kinds of questions and he was very forthcoming with his answers - it was a unique experience to have such an insight to acting."The club takes place every Wednesday and the students post their own film reviews and enter competitions on the Filmclub website.


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