Luke Cage star Simone Missick on the audition process and her secret talent
When Simone Missick auditioned for the role of a cop named Missy from her living room via video, she didn’t expect to land the role of a Marvel superhero on the upcoming Netflix series Luke Cage. The description of Missy read: “Smart. Badass. And a cop,” she recalls. Missy ... More
TV marathons have been around for ages, so why are we obsessed with binge watching now?
I spent August in a haze, terribly thirsty, the sun beating down on me. I know I went to work that month, even went on vacation, but that's not what I remember. I was powering through episodes of seasons 1 to 4 of Breaking Bad, five or six at a ... More
The electrifying young actor proves the value of talent and timing
If you had asked Corey Hawkins as a young boy singing in his church in Washington, D.C., what he would be when he grows up, he would have said a performer. And he’d be right: The 27-year-old actor’s star has unequivocally risen.
Hawkins––whose career began with a few walk-on roles in ... More
The actor talks Halt and Catch Fire, Texas vs. California and more
When Halt and Catch Fire began, the technological drama set in 1980s Dallas appealed to actor Scoot McNairy because of the enormous potential he saw in his character Gordon Clark, a sort of mad genius who attempts to juggle family life with big, risky endeavors in business. Fans have since ... More
Donal Skehan, Irish food personality, writer and YouTuber, just finished shooting the new series Food Network Star: Kids alongside Tia Mowry, but his schedule is only getting busier. Skehan recently moved to Los Angeles from Ireland, and between generating weekly content for his YouTube channel ... More
Get ready to go behind the scenes, from the writer’s room to awards season
Think that working on the set of one of television’s hottest shows is all glitz and glamour? Well, think again. I sat down with Mr. Robot writer and producer Adam Penn—nominated for an Emmy Award this year for his work editing The People v. O.J. Simpson—to discuss what day-to-day life is ... More
UnREAL's Gentry White talks race relations on the show and the explosive finale of season two
Joining the cast of a show like UnREAL, which has been heralded as one of the sharpest pieces of social commentary on television today, is no floatie ride on a lazy river. But Gentry White is more of a whitewater rafting kind of guy anyway. White plays Romeo, the ... More
Nigel Barker on his new competition show, getting more likes on Instagram and the exhibition that started his career
Want a chance at making it big as a photographer? Nigel Barker has your in. Until the end of this week only, one of the most famous faces behind the lens is inviting people of all skill levels to submit their work in hopes of being chosen to compete ... More