Despite his huge list of successes, Benji is still down to earth. Having said in a previous interview, “Conformity is not the route to success”, I knew this interview would be fun. Also, his sneaky mid-set cigarette hidden under the decks gave him a grungy youthful edge. Instantly, Benji makes me feel at ease and we continue to talk after the interview, meaning I have to race to a shoot having spent two hours longer than I expected in the hotel lobby. By the end of the interview, we both laugh about our lack of coffee despite managing to drain two each. Benji remarks, “So, that was the pre-coffee interview”. So, here it is.