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The Roy Faires Collection, no. 7 - Interview with Patrice Martinez and Alfonso Arau (1986)

Austin History Center

Sound | 1986

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  •  Roy Faires sits down with actors Patrice Martinez and Alfonso Arau about their film The Three Amigos (1986) 
  •  Plethora of play on words 
  •  Martinez discusses how she created her character 
  •  Arau talks about his move to American films 
  •  Martinez’s ideal role: writer 
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In this edited interview for Austin’s KVUE-TV, Roy Faires travels to the set of The Three Amigos (1986) to talk with two of its actors: Patrice Martinez and Alfonso Arau. Both actors discuss their roles in the film and their background in the industry. Faires worked as a special project director and entertainment critic/reporter at KVUE-TV, Austin’s ABC affiliate, from 1976-1989.