Get to Know Wayne Burns (Lykos) - Olympus' "Other" Son

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 7:00am

Wayne Burns (Lykos) may play a soft-spoken soul on Olympus but the actor is living out loud in real life. He spoke exclusively to about loving Prince, "the worm" and That's So Raven.

  1. Favorite book of all time? Invisible Monsters – Chuck Palahniuk
  2. Dream job (besides acting)? Musician hands down.
  3. TV Show I'm sort of ashamed to admit I watch but will anyway? The Mindy Project.
  4. Biggest fear? Heights/Failure.
  5. Most embarrassing moment ever (and yes, we're asking you to share it)? I once pooped myself in Vinyl pants. That was interesting.
  6. Childhood nickname? I want it to be Joban.
  7. Dance move you are really good at? The Worm.
  8. Proudest moment? Graduating from the National Theatre School of Canada.
  9. Which Smurf are you (Brainy Smurf, Vanity Smurf, etc)? VANITY.
  10. What was your most ORIGINAL Halloween costume? I put the most workinto my Edward Scissorhands costume. I came in second place. I lost to another Edward…
  11. Was there a particular movie/tv show (or role within) that made you want to become an actor? If so, what was it and briefly state why this movie/or role inspired you? Hard Candy starring Ellen Page and Patrick Wilson. The intensity, the intimacy, the darkness, the humour [sic], the script, the colours [sic]. It's everything I want in a film. I watch it annually.
  12. What non-life threatening disease would make a good name for a child? Eczema.
  13. What's your porn name (It's the name of your first pet and the name of the street you grew up on combined)? Lady Robertson. Very Classy.
  14. Where is the last place in the world you'd want to run into Ryan Seacrest? My bathroom.
  15. Which Muppet would you want to be eaten by and which would you want to hang out with? Eaten by Big Bird. Hang out with Miss Piggy and Kermit.
  16. If you met Bea Arthur, what would you reaction be – joy, terror or both? I would paint a nude photo of her like one of my French girls.
  17. Which sitcom house would you want to live in and why? That's So Raven, one of my favourite [sic] TV families growing up.
  18. What's a hidden or quirky talent you have (i.e. typing with your toes, etc)? I can do a mean cartwheel.
  19. What's your biggest pet peeve? Indecisive slow-moving people.
  20. What movie do you think is really overrated? Anything Will Ferrell, minus Stranger than Fiction.
  21. What Disney Princess do you think is secretly a real bitch? I'm gonna agree with Sonita (Medea)– Jasmine.
  22. Celebrity best friend in your head? Tom Hanks.
  23. If you were born the opposite sex, what was your name going to be (if you don't know, what would you WANT it to be)? I was going to be named Ashlynn.
  24. What time do you usually wake up in the morning? Depends.
  25. What's a song (and artist) you can listen to six times in a row and never get sick of? Anything by PRINCE.