James Corden Answers 73 Unexpected Questions

James Corden opens up about his biggest fear, his dream guest lineup, and shows viewers how he gets around the office in the latest installment of 73 Questions.

Released on 6/9/2016

Credits

Starring: James Corden

Created by: Joe Sabia

Transcript

00:00
[Interviewer] Ugh, this Uber is taking forever.
00:03
(car honks)
00:06
Hey! Hey!
00:07
If it isn't James Corden.
00:09
I was actually on my way to ask you 73 questions.
00:11
Well let's start now, hop in, I'll give you a ride.
00:13
Let's do it. Cool
00:14
[Interviewer] Here we go.
00:15
Okay!
00:17
So this is what the view is like.
00:19
I guess so.
00:20
[Interviewer] I'm a huge fan of The Late Late Show
00:21
by the way. Thank you very much.
00:22
[Interviewer] Alright, so how do you feel
00:24
about tonight's show?
00:24
Good!
00:25
[Interviewer] Who is on tonight's show?
00:27
John Leguizamo and Sacha Baron Cohen
00:29
[Interviewer] I love carpool karaoke.
00:30
Thank you.
00:31
[Interviewer] What's your favorite moment from it?
00:33
When Stevie Wonder called my wife.
00:35
[Interviewer] What one celebrity is on the dream list
00:36
to stop the car for?
00:40
Beyonce.
00:41
[Interviewer] What one celebrity would you
00:42
not stop the car for?
00:43
Dominic Cooper, he can walk.
00:46
[Interviewer] If you were in a boy band,
00:46
what would the band's name be?
00:48
Insatiable, because you just can't get enough.
00:51
[Interviewer] Who'd be in Insatiable?
00:53
Me, and the four remaining members of O-Town.
00:56
[Interviewer] Can we do a little karaoke right now?
00:57
Sure.
00:58
[Interviewer] Alright, it's gotta be public domain though.
00:59
That's fine I have a stack of public domain songs
01:01
right here, there you go.
01:03
(Amazing Grace) Amazing grace
01:07
how sweet
01:09
the sound
01:11
that saved
01:13
a wretch
01:14
like me
01:17
You're good!
01:19
(Interviewer laughs) Alright we're here.
01:20
let's do it. Let's do it.
01:22
So how's life been treating you in Los Angeles?
01:24
I'm enjoying it Yeah?
01:25
What's your favorite thing about living in LA?
01:29
The weather.
01:30
[Interviewer] What's your least favorite thing
01:31
about living in LA?
01:32
You have to drive everywhere.
01:33
[Interviewer] What's the best thing about the UK?
01:35
The people.
01:36
[Interviewer] What's the biggest difference
01:37
between LA and UK?
01:39
The people.
01:40
[Interviewer] What's one thing you wish you had
01:42
from the UK here in LA?
01:45
My immediate family.
01:47
[Interviewer] Who's the most important person
01:48
in Hollywood?
01:50
Jimmy Iovine.
01:51
[Interviewer] What's the best piece of advice you have
01:52
when starting a show?
01:53
To just be yourself.
01:55
[Interviewer] What's the best piece of advice
01:56
you've ever received?
01:57
If you're doing it wrong, do it strong.
01:58
After you.
01:59
[Interviewer] Well, thanks very much.
02:02
What's one thing you can't live without?
02:04
Oxygen.
02:05
[Interviewer] What's one habit you wish you could break?
02:06
I bite my nails.
02:08
[Interviewer] That's a nice foosball table.
02:09
Yeah.
02:10
[Interviewer] What's your favorite sports team?
02:11
West Ham United.
02:12
[Interviewer] Do you know their cheer?
02:13
I do and we don't call it a cheer.
02:15
[Interviewer] What's David Beckham really like in person?
02:17
He smells amazing.
02:18
[Interviewer] What's Benedict Cumberbatch
02:19
really like in person? He's beautiful.
02:20
[Interviewer] What's the Queen really like in person?
02:21
I've never met her.
02:22
James, what are you really like in person?
02:25
I wish I knew Johnny, I really do.
02:30
[Interviewer] What's your go-to cocktail?
02:31
An Eastern Standard.
02:32
[Interviewer] What would your last meal be?
02:34
A Shake Shack burger.
02:35
[Interviewer] Are you afraid of anything at all?
02:37
Just stuff happening to my family, bad things.
02:42
Oh! Hi, Tori Kelly. Hi.
02:45
James, who's your best friend?
02:45
Ben Winston
02:46
Who's your first kiss?
02:47
Rachel
02:48
And what time do I need to be on the set?
02:50
In about 15 minutes. Okay.
02:51
Does that count as three questions?
02:53
[Interviewer] It does, ya.
02:54
Do you wanna see the set?
02:54
Let's do it. Come with me.
02:56
[Interviewer] What's your favorite TV show of all time?
02:58
The West Wing.
02:59
[Interviewer] Favorite movie of all time.
03:00
As Good as it Gets.
03:01
[Interviewer] What's a movie that made you cry?
03:02
ET.
03:03
[Interviewer] If you could star in any Broadway show,
03:04
what would it be?
03:06
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.
03:08
[Interviewer] Who's your favorite Disney princess?
03:09
Jasmine, obviously.
03:11
What's the most British thing you can possibly say?
03:12
God save the Queen.
03:13
What's the most American thing you can possibly say?
03:16
Oh my god you guys! This is amazing!
03:18
(golf cart honks)
03:20
Hey Jet!
03:21
[Interviewer] Who's this guy?
03:22
This is my driver, Jet. He drives me in the hallways.
03:24
[Interviewer] Is this how you normally get around
03:25
the hall? Absolutely not.
03:27
[Interviewer] What is the greatest thing you've ever done.
03:28
I did three parachute jumps in two hours.
03:30
[Interviewer] What is the stupidest thing you've ever
03:31
done? I did three parachute jumps
03:32
in two hours.
03:33
[Interviewer] What's your craziest fan moment?
03:35
Someone altered a picture of Jones, only my knees.
03:39
[Interviewer] What's the best thing about the internet?
03:40
That people can watch our show at anytime of the day.
03:42
[Interviewer] What's the worst thing about the internet?
03:44
That people can tell me what they think of our show
03:46
at anytime of the day.
03:47
[Interviewer] Who should everyone be following
03:48
on social media right now?
03:50
Alfie Deyes.
03:52
Thanks Jet. Thanks.
03:53
[Interviewer] What's your favorite place to visit?
03:56
Now that I live here, London.
03:58
[Interviewer] What's a place you want to visit?
03:59
Tokyo.
04:00
[Interviewer] What was your first line in a paying role?
04:03
Roast the meats.
04:05
[Interviewer] What do you think of the American political
04:06
system?
04:07
I'm finding it interesting.
04:09
[Interviewer] What's your spirit animal?
04:10
A duck-billed platypus.
04:11
[Interviewer] James, can you answer a few questions
04:13
while taking some photos in that photo booth right there?
04:15
Sure.
04:17
[Interviewer] If you could have any tattoo,
04:18
what would it be and where?
04:19
I'd like the get the word tattoo on my leg in Japanese.
04:23
[Interviewer] If you were the name of a strain
04:24
of cannabis, what would it be?
04:25
Skywalker.
04:27
[Interviewer] Now you won a Tony,
04:28
where do you keep your Tony?
04:29
In a storage facility in London.
04:31
[Interviewer] Besides yourself obviously,
04:33
who's the funniest comedian out there?
04:34
Jack Whitehall.
04:35
[Interviewer] When I did this with Anna,
04:36
she said that you were her favorite comedian.
04:38
How do you feel about that?
04:39
I was very very touched.
04:41
[Interviewer] How would you describe Anna in three words?
04:43
Smart, passionate and kind.
04:45
[Interviewer] How would you describe yourself
04:46
in three words?
04:47
I don't know.
04:48
[Interviewer] Well, this is a beautiful theatre you got.
04:50
Thank you. If you had one superpower
04:52
what would it be?
04:53
I'd love to be able to stop time.
04:55
[Interviewer] What's your favorite curse word?
04:56
Bollocks.
04:57
[Interviewer] What is your pre-show ritual?
04:59
I normally just have a coffee.
05:02
[Interviewer] What is your post-show ritual?
05:03
I get in my car and drive home.
05:05
[Interviewer] What's one cause
05:06
you feel passionately about?
05:07
That there are people on the planet
05:08
who don't have clean water.
05:10
[Interviewer] If you could change one thing
05:11
about the planet, what would it be?
05:13
I'd try and give everybody clean water.
05:15
Hey James, this man on an iPad wants to ask you
05:17
a question. Cool.
05:19
Hey James, my wife and I are considering having a child.
05:22
What's the best part about being a father?
05:24
It gives you great perspective on your own life
05:27
and you realize how irrelevant a lot of it has been
05:30
until this moment.
05:32
[Interviewer] What piece of advice would you offer your
05:33
13-year-old self?
05:35
That it's just school, it'll be over soon
05:37
and a lot of these people are just dicks.
05:40
[Interviewer] What's the secret to a great interview?
05:42
Honesty.
05:43
[Interviewer] Whose show would you most like
05:44
to be a guest on?
05:46
Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show.
05:47
What is your dream guest lineup, dead or alive?
05:53
Prince, Frank Sinatra and Winston Churchill.
05:57
[Interviewer] Who are you most nervous to meet?
05:58
I was nervous when I met Oprah.
06:01
[Interviewer] If someone had to fill in for you for a day,
06:03
who would it be? Les Moonves.
06:05
[Interviewer] If you could switch lives with anyone
06:06
for a day, who would it be?
06:07
Anna Wintour. Alright.
06:09
There you go. Alright.
06:10
It's a photo. Oh that's beautiful, Thanks!
06:13
Oh for me? Yeah, it's you.
06:14
[Interviewer] Thanks man, well that was 73 questions.
06:16
What a pleasure. I'll make my way out.
06:18
Have a great time tonight. See ya!
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