11 Questions: Love’s Claudia O’Doherty on cursing like an Australian and her obsession with pasta

In 11 Questions, The A.V. Club asks interesting people 11 interesting questions—and then asks them to suggest one for our next interviewee.

As the charming Aussie transplant Bertie on Love, Claudia O’Doherty gave one of our favorite television performances last year. She repeated that in the Netflix series’ second season, deepening her character while also remaining hilarious. On the phone, O’Doherty—also an Australian currently living in Los Angeles—is as delightful as one might expect given her onscreen persona. She also loves pasta, so much so that she was kind enough to share with us her carbonara recipe. And you know how we feel about carbonara over here.

1. If you could spend the rest of your life inside one movie or TV show, which would it be and why?

Claudia O’Doherty: Well, I think for comfort reasons, it would be a Nancy Meyers …

In 11 Questions, The A.V. Club asks interesting people 11 interesting questions—and then asks them to suggest one for our next interviewee.

As the charming Aussie transplant Bertie on Love, Claudia O’Doherty gave one of our favorite television performances last year. She repeated that in the Netflix series’ second season, deepening her character while also remaining hilarious. On the phone, O’Doherty—also an Australian currently living in Los Angeles—is as delightful as one might expect given her onscreen persona. She also loves pasta, so much so that she was kind enough to share with us her carbonara recipe. And you know how we feel about carbonara over here.

1. If you could spend the rest of your life inside one movie or TV show, which would it be and why?

Claudia O’Doherty: Well, I think for comfort reasons, it would be a Nancy Meyers ...