And then I came to live with my dad and pissed him off. ESQ: You went from being an actor to running your own business. CE: Well, I haven't done a major project with him yet. And he's now graduated to better roles, and the chicks are all calling and asking where Scott is. I want something you can take your kids to." I said, "I like this character. We see people accusing people of being racist and all kinds of stuff. You know, he's a racist now because he's talked about this judge. I mean, to predicate your opinion on the fact that the guy was born to Mexican parents or something.

[SE: She was definitely a little more understanding. You were essentially the guy who created that model in Hollywood—producing and directing your own material. But I'll probably be begging him for one soon enough. I think it's hip that the girl dumps the guy and it's not happy ever after." And the public loved it. When I grew up, those things weren't called racist.

But if you think he's devolved into that old man on your block who walks around talking to squirrels, you're dead wrong. The guy is an inspiration, a reminder that we should always be evolving. CE: Two different styles: the style of the silent-movie actress, and then with William Holden's character, someone more contemporary. If you're not creating your own material, then you're just fighting for whatever's out there. I mean, it's a tough voice to listen to for four years. If she's just gonna follow what we've been doing, then I wouldn't be for her. you know, 'cause she's declared that she's gonna follow in Obama's footsteps.

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Scott Eastwood: I’d obviously seen ‘The Notebook’, which I liked a lot, and I know Nicholas Sparks is a very prolific and successful writer, but I wouldn’t necessarily say that I gravitate towards romance movies or books.

I just like good stories, and if that story happens to be a “romance,” then so be it.

We chatted with the 29-year-old about a few related topics.

e H: Before making this movie, were you a fan of romantic films and Nicholas Sparks?

"The butt thing -- to me, this was a really classy story and a really classy movie, so I didn't care about showing a little butt in there. Sex scenes -- you see a little bit of action, right? NEWS: Scott Eastwood Has 'Fun' with His Shirtless Instagram Pics "I've been doing it for 12 years, and I always say Hollywood is like high school," Eastwood says. And nobody really cares and people don't take you seriously.

A mess of gnawed-open peanut shells litters the stoop of one of the Spanish-style bungalows on the Warner Bros. Since 1975, this bungalow, in the shadow of the massive Soundstage 3, has been the home of Clint Eastwood's production company, and when Eastwood and I walk up to the front door, we both notice the shells, bleaching in the hard-white late-afternoon sun."Those yours? It is the biggest role to date for the thirty-year-old. I'm sure there are many actors that are quite talented who have never been a success because they've never had the right opportunity and the right material. ESQ: How do you, Scott, stand next to your old man but become your own man, forge your own identity? You can't look back or think about that kind of stuff too much. He's doing a lot of things, and you learn on every picture. It's your responsibility to make sure everybody does well. CE: I'd say get to work and start being more understanding of everybody—instead of calling everybody names, start being more understanding. That's why we're in the position we are in right now. I'll get something for nothing, maybe." And going around and talking about going to college for free. But you travel five hundred miles, bring your family, rip up everything, and do that because that's the only job that existed.

e H: Luke and Sophia come from such different worlds. e H: What advice would you give someone who really wants to find love but has so far been unsuccessful? SE: Life is all about perspective, so no matter what you’re going through, there’s always someone who’s got it worse. SE: I’m lucky because I’m passionate about what I do, and as you get older, you realize there aren’t a lot of people who can say that, so I’m one of the lucky ones in that regard.

What do you think is it about opposites that attract each other?

The actor, whose father is Clint Eastwood, says it's key to 'keep your thoughts sort of... You gotta leave something to the imagination." Among the other revelations during the interview: He'd be down for barn sex ("Why not?! He sides with his dad on the issue of gay marriage ("Everyone leave everyone alone"). There's been a couple of moments I thought about throwing in the towel, for sure." Who kept him from doing so? "His advice was, 'Just stick around and keep plugging away at it.