Johnny Flynn Has Never Experienced Anything Like His 6th Birthday

Johnny Flynn -- who plays Young Albert Einstein on 'Genius' and Dylan on Netflix's 'Lovesick' -- talks about his favorite birthday. When he turned six years old, he invited everybody to his birthday party and basked in the glow with a Diet Pepsi.

Released on 3/14/2018

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Starring: Johnny Flynn

Transcript

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[Lynn] What was your favorite birthday?
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Not year but event on your birthday?
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The Birthday I had when I was six was pretty special.
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There's one picture of me from that party and I'm holding
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a can of Diet Pepsi and I'm just like
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(laughs) this is the one.
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'Cause you know at school when you're that age
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it's a currency like my birth- like you're not invited
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to my birthday party or like. Right.
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And I invited everybody and for this one day,
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I was an incredibly shy.
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I wouldn't even say shy but naturally introverted child.
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And for this one day I was they were all there (laughs)
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for me.
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And it was, I never experienced anything like that,
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people coming and being there for my birthday
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it was pretty cool.