“Weeds” Star Justin Kirk Talks Prop 19, Vampires And Smoking Pot
October 19, 2010 12:27 PM
The sixth season of Weeds is shaping up to be the most twisted and dark yet. And, Justin Kirk plays one of the darkest and most twisted characters of all. Kirk stars as Andy Botwin, a stoner, occasional foot-fetish porn star and sometimes mule. It takes quite a man to pull such a complicated character.The Guest List caught up with Justin to discuss “Weeds,” Prop 19 and his upcoming movie “Vamps.” Justin Kirk’s Top 5 Reasons To Support Prop 191. Money for the state.2. Less people in jail.3. Three joints. ——The Guest List: Season six finds the Botwin family fleeing to Canada and beginning a new life as the Newman family. Tell us about your new alias as Randy Newman, and any challenges or fun experiences you had playing the new character.—The Guest List: There are some notable guest appearances, including cameos by Saved by the Bell alum Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Terminator star Linda Hamilton. Any great stories you can share while working with them on the set?—The Guest List: I’m pretty sure you’ve been asked this before, but do you smoke weed?—The Guest List: Tell us about your new romantic horror-comedy Vamps directed by Clueless director Amy Heckerling. —The plot deepens on Weeds Season 6. Watch the transformation of Botwins into the Newmans.From 2727 B.C. to the present, Weeds presents a brief history of cannabis. Be sure to catch Weeds Season 6 on Monday’s at 10 PM ET/PT.