25 stuff you do not discover out about Me

Chucky' Star Devon Sawa: 25 Things You Don't Know About Me

Devon Sawa.
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Devon Sawa has been an performing drive for many years — and now he’s sharing what it was like rising up a teen heartthrob.

“As a teen idol, it was bizarre seeing my face on journal stands. It by no means felt regular,” the Chucky star, forty 4, solely reveals inside the latest concern of Us Weekly.

Sawa rose to fame in 1995 with notable roles in Casper and Now & Then, each reverse Christina Ricci, incomes him a coveted place in ‘90s teen heartthrob historic previous. After a string of beloved flicks to his title, the Canada native in the end decided to take a break from current enterprise.

“At 25 years previous I stepped away from the enterprise for 5 years and extra usually than not didn’t know whether or not i used to be going to return again or not,” Sawa beforehand advised Us in September 2017. “I had executed a sequence of 4 or 5 indie movies that I wasn’t primarily completely happy with. Some have been horror movies. After ultimate vacation spot everyone wished me to do horror movies and a few weren’t pretty a lot as good as others. i used to be simply burnt out.”

The Wild America star — who started performing on the age of eleven — finally decided to return toacting years later, reserving roles inside the likes of The FanaticHacks and Chucky.

“I confirmed [my kids] the Chucky trailer they usually’re not having it,” Sawa advised Us in September 2021 of son Hudson and daughter Scarlett’s response to his SyFy character of Logan Wheeler. “I gave it a shot! They weren’t having the Chucky current, so I don’t assume there’ll be watching that both.”

whereas Sawa’s youngsters — whom he shares with spouse Dawni Sahanovitch — remained cautious of father’s horror function, the actor is extra enthused. “I bear in thoughts renting the most important Chucky on VHS,” he recalled on the time. “When the audition bought here by to me from my brokers, it was a no brainer. I jumped on it. They have been, like, ‘Hey, we bought this factor. It’s Chucky. What do you assume?’ I’m like, ‘Oh, my God, i’ve to do this. I fully want to. I’m an infinite horror man.’”

Scroll under to be taught extra with reference to the from time to time star:

1. My favourite places to journey to are Vietnam and the Philippines. each are completely fully different, with primarily the most great of us and tradition.

2. Chucky the doll is by far primarily the most extreme-upkeep “actor” I’ve ever labored with. 

three. As a teen idol, it was bizarre seeing my face on journal stands. It by no means felt regular. 

4. Having [my] youngsters rising up Yankee has made me discover the refined variations inside the method whereby Canadians discuss. My youngsters appropriate me as quickly as I inform of us they’re in “grade one” and “grade three.” 

5. I’ve on an everyday basis wished to do some sort of interval mob stuff. I’ve additionally wished to revisit Anton Tobias from Idle arms

6. The one factor I miss with reference to the ’90s is the video shops.

7. My mom advised me at a youthful age I had a current for peeling potatoes, and that i’ve been doing it with good delight ever since.

eight. My favourite factor to put together dinner is BBQ!

9. Sony gave me the monster truck from Idle arms. It turned out I couldn’t maintain it as a end result of it wasn’t avenue-authorized. 

10. My first automotive was a Honda CRX as quickly as i used to be sixteen

eleven. I labored with an performing coach named Harold Guskin as quickly as i used to be 18. He modified my life. It was suggestion I wished to hearken to that wasn’t simple. 

12. I by no means take something house from set. fact is, on the tip of a enterprise, I’m executed. 

thirteen. primarily the most well-known title in my contacts is John Travolta

14. I’ve been mistaken for The Rock. usually.

15. My favourite movies are Aliens and Goodfellas

sixteen. My favourite possibility to decompress after a protracted day after a protracted day of filming is with comfort meals. A dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts fixes all the things. 

17. My most starstruck second was [meeting] Dr. Dre.

18. There’s assorted issues for assorted ages in relation to what followers say to me. nonetheless, the log truck scene from that ultimate vacation spot film — that I’m not in — comes up so a lot.

19. My celeb crushes rising up have been Elisabeth Shue and Alyssa Milano.

20. My father was a mechanic and my uncles have been longshoremen. I most possible would’ve gone in these instructions for an alternate profession.

21. I do one factor embarrassing every day whereas taking pictures. 

22. My proudest profession second was the Emmy submission by producers/HBO for Hacks. i used to be on cloud 9.

23. My first onscreen kiss was with that youthful woman [Christina Ricci] from that ghost film I did [Casper]. She’s a large star now.

24. Mariah Carey’s “Hero” brings again one in every of the best recollections. Christina Ricci and that i danced to it for a pair days on repeat. They finally went with a distinct music — however I’ll always bear in thoughts it. 

25. you could have a 200-web content concern the place I break down all of the causes [my kids] make me want to get away from mattress inside the morning.


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