From Quill & Quire:
Q&A: Barbara Gowdy on swearing and her television debut on HBO’s Sensitive Skin
“Jokingly over the years, Michael Ondaatje said he would be my agent. I would bug him and say, “You’re a lousy agent, I’m not getting any roles.” Then he phones me to say he got me a speaking part on Don McKellar’s show. Of course I withheld his 15 per cent because it’s the only role he’s ever gotten me. It’s all a joke between Michael and me and Don.” Continue reading.