“Every time I try to create something I’m trying to think about whether there is enough of me in it.”

Josh Helman might be best known for his role as William Stryker in X-Men: Days of Future Past, and its sequel, X-Men: Apocalypse. He has also appeared in the 2015 installment of the Mad Max franchise, Mad Max: Fury Road, as Slit. Josh has also appeared on a number of television series and mini-series, including recurring roles in Home and AwayThe PacificFlesh and Bone and Wayward Pines.

On top of all this, Josh has been writing, producing and directing his own work starting with his film Kate Can’t Swim. We discuss the range of storytelling and the goal of truth-telling in the work of others and the work you create yourself. 

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