On telly you can keep everything very subtle and small.
But of course he reminisced about his time at the college, from his first computer science class to the time he created “Facemash” and was faced with disciplinary measures — and the all-important moment he met his future wife, Priscilla Chan.
Apparently, he had told Priscilla that he might get kicked out in three days because of the disciplinary situation — “So we need to go on a date quickly.” So it’s all thanks to the Facemash snafu that he ultimately acted on his romantic impulses.
They could potentially destroy each other at this point so he has to work hard to soften the situation.
A scene I’m not in but I really enjoy hearing is when Elphaba arrives at University, culminating in her singing, “The Wizard And I”. You’ve done a lot of television in your career, how does this compare with being on the stage?
And apparently the 54-year-old has never been happier.