I Hope I Get It: Stories From the Audition Room With Drew Gehling
The Waitress star blew his chance at The Boy Friend with a misplaced accent.
When you're fresh out of college, it's all too easy to get distracted by the auditioners around you. Waitress star Drew Gehling unfortunately had to learn that in front of Julie Andrews. At a casting call for The Boy Friend, the actor decided to forgo his American roots in favor of something a little closer to Andrews' heart. Sadly, the choice didn't get him any closer to her cast.