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Brits in LA Weekly Newsletter May 7th 2017

MEET A MEMBER - TONY GIBBONS

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Meet Tony Gibbons from Wolverhampton who moved to LA two and a half years ago to further his acting career.


Was there a particular reason you chose LA? The sunshine!? I had always had this feeling that one day I would live in America at some point, but never really knew where. When I started acting in my twenties I realized I wanted to move with acting in mind, so it was really between LA and New York...and we all know LA has the better weather!
What  do you miss most from home? Apart from the obvious answer of family and friends, there's not really too much that I miss to "can't live without it" levels, but if I visit home my first couple of days are very much filled with fish and chips, Full English breakfasts, and curry! I'm also lucky to have friends willing to bring mini 'care packages' when they visit LA!
What was your first impression of LA and has it changed since?  How relaxed it was here. The first time I came to LA was just on holiday - but with half…