"That never happened once during the shoot!" a smiling Paul told reporters who quizzed him on the carpet about the mechanical failure.
After his Emmy-winning run in the intense, recently ended
"It was emotionally exhausting playing Jesse Pinkman [in 'Breaking Bad']," he told Variety on Thursday, "and the idea of doing something a little bit lighter and just fun was exciting to me."
Still, he told "Entertainment Tonight," the "Speed" shoot was far from a complete vacation. "Grueling days, from sunrise to sunset. Long, long, long days, but so much fun," he said. In and around shooting the final season of "Breaking Bad," he said, he spent as much time at the track as he could.
Also spotted at the TCL Chinese Theatre from the "Speed" cast:
Interesting point to note: Unlike the scene at many premieres, if you watch the video, it seems that most of those clamoring the loudest for Paul's autograph were guys. Nice change from screaming girl fans, though we're sure he has plenty of those as well.