Julio Iglesias, Josep Pedrol and Ferran Adria are some of them.Carlos Lettre has brought more than a hundred characters to life on stage, In just over an hour and a half and at a pace that barely allows you to absorb who he has become every single time.
After over a year on tour with his show ‘One Man Show’, the comedian Carlos Lattre returns to Barcelona Coliseum, Where he will perform till next 5 February. We chatted with him about his show, his passion for cooking and Christmas.
Coming soon: what new characters are you going to surprise us with?
Carlos Latre: there are so many! From Ada Colau and Luis Enrique to Pedro Sanchez dancing to Chanel’s ‘Slomo’ or Sergio Ramos singing C. Tangana.
Q: What current issues appear in “The Show”?
cl: I touch on many things, such as the state budget, the Soccer World Cup and even the choice of Jorge Javier Vazquez Mayor by Madrid.
Q: You are a true “foodie”. what’s your favorite food?
cl: It is impossible to say only one! I’m a rice cooker, like a good guy from Castellón, and I love to cook. I do this practically daily. During the week, cooking more battles, but on some special day I can prepare a paella, baked fish or cream of sea urchins.
Q: If you weren’t a comedian, what would you devote yourself to?
cl: I loved journalism. I would love to be a reporter and live in the United States, in New York, in Los Angeles…
His wonderful relationships with Chenoa, Ángel Llàcer and Lolita
Q: In an interview, your mother said that, as a child, you were “a brat but very good with pints”.
cl: It’s true, ha ha ha! I had a very happy childhood, surrounded by my parents, cousins and friends, but it is true that I was a piece of junk and they punished me a lot. When I started impersonating and joking, he changed the punishment to: ‘Sit in the chair, and do performance,
Q: Do you feel like going back to ‘Your Face Looks Familiar’?
cl: We are already recording. It’s amazing how well we get along and how much fun we all have on the jury. Meeting Chenoa, Lolita and Angel Lesser is one of the great fortunes of this profession.
Q: How will you spend Christmas?
cl: With family, always. Good luck and lots of tinsel, with good cooking and wine on the table. I would love to have one of those American or German houses that are full of lights and colors. If he could, he’d hire Mariah Carey to sing ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’. i am super christmas
Question: Wish for 2023.
cl: Let’s not stop laughing.