"Can you say something in spanish?"
"I had just screen tested for ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ in LA with her and then she said she really liked my screen test and whatever and that she hoped I got the role and then, uh, I was going back to New York for the weekend and she gave me a brown paper bag covered in duct tape and said ‘Don’t open it until I tell you to open it." And I was in New York for like 5 days and I still had this bag in my desk or something and I got a call from the director, Josh Boone, of ‘The Fault In Our Stars’ telling me that I got the role, and he says ‘did Shailene give you a package?’ and I said ‘yeah’ and he said ‘go open it’, and I went open the package, um. Hold on, flash back…"
The Story of how Ansel Elgort got to know he got the role of Augustus Waters.
"They had auditions in LA too, and I flew myself out. I think my agent told me, she was like ‘You need to get your ass out there and get this role. This is important.’ And at that point I was desperate because I hadn’t booked a role in like seven months or longer, like, I finished ‘Carrie’ before that. I flew my ass out to LA and I got it."
Ansel Elgort talking about he got the role of Caleb even though he auditioned for Four.