Travel writer and frequent contributor to EdSalvato.com, Dennis Hensley interviewed Descendants author Kaui Hart Hemmings in Hawaii.
With Descendants, the movie based on Hemmings’ book, released this week in New York and Los Angeles, Dennis asked the diminutive novelist about her inspiration for the story, her involvement in the shoot and whether George Clooney was destined to play in this film.
Click below to hear Hemmings’ responses and learn the insider story to how this terrific book made it to the silver screen. The entire 3.5-minute interview was filmed on a terrace at the gay-friendly Marriott Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa. (Note the steady camera work here… yep, yours truly played cameraman!)