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Ewan McGregor on Playing Two Characters on ‘Fargo’: “It’s a great challenge as an actor, and there’s something very satisfying about it”

"...the challenge for me really as an actor was to try and play the two parts without it being a hindrance to the audience." - Ewan McGregor

Movie Review: ‘Stronger’ Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

If there is any doubt that Jake Gyllenhaal is one of the best actors working today, then you should see his new film, Stronger, the story of Jeff Bauman, immediately.

Theater Review: ‘Disney’s The Little Mermaid’

Disney’s The Little Mermaid is docked at the Civic Theater this week and judging from the reactions of the kids in the audience watching Ariel (Diana Huey), Sebastian (Melvin Abston) and Scuttle (Jamie Torcellini) come to life, it’s going to make a big splash here in San Diego. The story is the same as the animated classic: Ariel, a young mermaid with a beautiful singing voice who has a penchant for disobeying her father, King Triton (Steve Blanchard) and his rules, especially when it comes to her curiosity about the world of humans. When she rescues Prince Eric (Eric Kunze) ... Read more

Movie Review: ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’

With the frenetic action scenes and the original cast saving the day, the film will satisfy fans until part 3 rolls around.

Sterling K. Brown on Becoming an Actor: “You get bit, and you just keep chasing that”

"I was used to being 'that dude from that show, who got shot in that episode'" - Sterling K. Brown

Richard Dreyfuss on Winning an Oscar: “You’re riskier when you’re on the hunt”

"I had no doubt of my eventual success." - Richard Dreyfuss

‘Stranger Things’ Star Shannon Purser on Getting Cast as Barb

"I had never booked anything, gotten close calls, and then one day I got an email about this new show called Stranger Things, asking for a tape." - Shannon Purser

Ron Cephas Jones on ‘This Is Us’: “This gig is probably the best I’ve ever had in film and television”

"That was the biggest challenge, dealing with the emotion and not making it too melodramatic—letting the real emotion out, and trusting your partner that they’re going to care for it." - Ron Cephas Jones

Movie Review: ‘The Wilde Wedding’ Starring Glenn Close and John Malkovich

Even with an impressive cast, you’ll want to skip this wedding.

Movie Review: Stephen King’s Creepy and Scary, ‘IT’

Director Andy Muschietti brings originality to an aging story and when it’s over, we’re already salivating for part 2.

Theatre Review: ‘An American in Paris’

Lovely and wonderful are two words that can best describe the touring production of 'An American in Paris'

Interview: John C. McGinley on ‘Stan Against Evil’, “Panic Acting” and His Time on Broadway

McGinley talks about Stan and the tiny moment that anchored last season, his time on Broadway and more!

Watch: SAG Conversations on Broadway with Andy Karl

Karl recalls his highs and lows on stages and reveals the charming side that has made him a huge star.

Watch: SAG Conversations with Alexander Skarsgard of ‘Big Little Lies’

Skarsgard talks about his career and work on HBO's 'Big Little Lies'

Jane Lynch: “I was 40 by the time I started making money at this”

"I love to act; it's my calling if there's such a thing." - Jane Lynch

Andy Serkis on Performance Capture: “You can’t be vain and do this”

"Acting is acting at the end of the day, but playing these kinds of characters, there's an element of being fearless to play them." - Andy Serkis

Rachel Bay Jones: “Everything we’re trying to do on stage as actors is tell the truth”

Jones revealed the various anxieties she had about her career and how she learned that it was important to be herself.

Why Actor Ashley Tabatabai Started Creating His Own Content

"When the reason for doing anything is powerful enough, you will find a way to make things happen," says Tabatabai

Movie Review: Sundance Hit, ‘Patti Cake$’

Patricia Dombrowski (Danielle Macdonald) is an aspiring hip hop artist who goes by the name of Killa P or Patti Cake$.

Interview: Janet Varney on ‘Stan Against Evil’, Shooting Episodes Out of Sequence and Getting Vomited On

"I think Dana said, 'I don't know how I'm going to get you out of this.'" - Janet Varney