‘Lego Masters’ Host Will Arnett Describes the Legos He Builds For His Son

by Jeremy Spirogis
Will Arnett hosts Lego Masters

Will Arnett is having a busy 2020 on Television and it’s solely been one month. The last season of Bojack Horseman premiered January 31 on Netflix, after which he began internet hosting Lego Masters on Fox. Arnett looks like a great match for a Lego competitors. He performs Batman within the Lego films however he’s not simply the actor and host. He’s additionally a buyer.

Will Arnett hosts Lego Masters
Will Arnett | Ray Mickshaw/FOX

Arnett spoke with the Television Critics Association on Jan. 7 about internet hosting Lego Masters. During the interview he spoke about constructing Legos for his son Abel. Lego Masters airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m. on Fox.

Lego hasn’t gotten previous to Will Arnett’s child despite the fact that Dad is on ‘Lego Masters’

There’s no separation of business and pleasure within the Arnett family. Lego pays the payments and it’s nonetheless enjoyable.

“My kids are huge Lego fans,” Arnett stated. “They had been earlier than in fact. Both my sons really do voices in The Lego Batman Movie in order that they’re very accustomed to this world. You’d assume due to what I do this they’d be perhaps a little bit desensitized to the entire thing.”

Will Arnett’s sons had been on the set of ‘Lego Masters’

Take Your Kid To Work Day it lots cooler when Dad hosts Lego Masters. Arnett joked that they couldn’t do away with Abel and Archie.

“My kids were there way too much. It felt like they were never in school. I speak for [executive producer] Anthony [Dominic] I’m sure, he’s like, ‘Get Will’s kids out of here.’ They were around a lot. In fact, one of the great gratifying things just on a personal level, not just for me but for a lot of people who worked on the shows, there was a family element. A lot of our family was there a lot. It’s just like a really fun environment that people wanted to be around. Frankly, a lot of my friends just wanted to be around.”

Will Arnett, Lego Masters Television Critics Association interview, 1/7/2020

The enduring attraction of Lego

Arnett will get it. Whether you get a small field, otherwise you’re on Lego Masters with thousands and thousands of bricks at your disposal, everybody can construct with Lego.

A last construct on Lego Masters | Ray Mickshaw/FOX

“There’s something about Lego that, when you look at a big box of Lego, it’s almost like looking at just a box of opportunity,” Arnett stated. “You don’t know what it’s going to be. That’s exciting. You come onto our set, we have over three million Lego pieces on set. When you look at these bins, all these different shapes and sizes and colors and you just think what could I do? Your imagination really takes off.”

What Will Arnett is constructing for Abel

Even although he’s labored on Lego films and TV exhibits for years, Arnett nonetheless buys Legos for his children. He additionally has to construct them for nine-year-old Abel.

“Right now our play room is simply dominated, due to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, it’s all Rise of Skywalker Lego units,” Arnett stated. “How am I still building Lego? I just promised my nine-year-old, I got him the Death Star for Christmas. I bought it and I just committed to building it with him which is foolish.”

Will Arnett’s Lego assortment

Master builders have donated some spectacular Lego statues to Arnett’s assortment. He owns Lego statues of two of his animated characters.

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L-R: Host Will Arnett and contestants Corey and Trais | Ray Mickshaw/FOX

“I have a lot at my house,” Arnett stated. “I have a really great Lego Batman, I have a great Lego portrait of BoJack Horseman, I have a couple that I’ve been blessed that people have given me over the years. My house is the house built by Lego. I have a room, in the guest bedroom I have this closet that’s just filled with Lego. It’s insane.”

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