Category: TV

Josh McDermitt: “I moved to LA a little later in my life than when most people move and I feel like I’m better for it.”

"You have wins, you have losses. You have to remain positive, that’s probably the biggest challenge; to not get yourself down." - Josh McDermitt on Acting

Britt Robertson on ‘Girlboss’ and the Advice Charlie Theron Gave Her

"It takes a brave person to do that and to get up every day and still give it your best shot rather than just cowering with fear." - Britt Robertson

The Leftovers’ Carrie Coon: “It’s Hollywood that lacks imagination. Actors don’t”

"Literature has always been the greatest fuel for my imagination." - Carrie Coon

Stanley Tucci on Film Actors Doing Television Roles and Finding Jack Warner

"You’re a film actor, you’re a TV actor. To me, you’re an actor. Just act." - Stanley Tucci

Ewan McGregor on Playing Two Roles on ‘Fargo’: “The challenging part is making sure they’re both unique people”

"I felt like I understood them from the writing and I don't make the job very complicated for myself as an actor." - Ewan McGregor on 'Fargo'

Alexander Skarsgard on ‘Big Little Lies’: “It was very primal in a way and some of the toughest scenes I’ve ever had to shoot”

Skarsgard talks how difficult it was to film the abuse scenes and why it is so important that he gained the trust of his co-star

Giancarlo Esposito on Why He Initially Turned Down Reprising Gus Fring on ‘Better Call Saul’

"I don’t like to repeat myself. I try to always be original in my work." - Giancarlo Esposito

Susan Kelechi Watson on Her ‘This Is Us’ Character and Working with On-Screen Husband Sterling K. Brown

"I’m not going to worry about who she necessarily was in the last episode, but I’ll let it inform me in the next episode." - Susan Kelechi Watson

Josh McDermitt on His ‘Walking Dead’ Character: “I’ve had to make decisions for myself because being an actor is all about making choices”

Josh McDermitt reveals that not even he knows the truth -- and he wants to keep it that way in order to help his performance.

Why Giovanni Ribisi Never Intended to Do a Show Like ‘Sneaky Pete’ and When He Finally Decided to “Chase Being an Actor”

"A friend of mine introduced me to the Actors Studio and Marlon Brando and Robert De Niro and Gary Oldman. It really was a revolution for me." - Giovanni Ribisi

‘This Is Us’ Star Chrissy Metz on Her Long Road to Success

"When I booked 'This Is Us', I had 81 cents in my bank account" - Crissy Metz

Abigail Spencer on Going from ‘Rectify’ to ‘Timeless’: “I had never been a lead of a network show before”

"I saw Lucy differently than other people did. I didn’t want to play a hero; I wanted to play someone at the beginning of their journey." - Abigail Spencer

Mark-Paul Gosselaar on ‘Pitch’: “The other side, the acting side, is easy, in relation to the physical stuff”

"I started playing it in a certain way and the writers started writing it a certain way to complement what I was doing onscreen." - Mark-Paul Gosselaar on 'Pitch'

To Play a Smoker on ‘Rectify’, Abigail Spencer Asked a Smoker How to Act Like a Smoker

"I had never smoked before playing Amantha. I thought it was going to be my kryptonite." - Abigail Spencer

Mahershala Ali on Playing the Villain in ‘Luke Cage’: “The task is for you to humanize them”

"If you go into playing these people and put your energy toward the anger and the violence, you disconnect yourself from the root of who these people are, who any character is." - Mahershala Ali

Luke Hemsworth on ‘Westworld’: “It was a no-brainer to me. I was absolutely going to jump onboard”

"As an actor, if you're given very little information about what's going on, then you're forced to make it up." - Luke Hemsworth

Mike Colter on Playing ‘Luke Cage’: “I was looking at it from the standpoint of an artist”

Colter says that it didn't take long for him to understand the importance of the character in comic book history.

‘Luke Cage’ Star Simone Missick on Why She Loves Her Character, Misty Knight

Simone Missick: "When I read the sides - you know Marvel is so secretive I didn’t get a script — I had no idea this was Misty Knight, that she was a superhero"

Sarah Paulson: “I muscled a lot of what I’ve achieved by sheer force of will and relentless determination”

"If my career had turned out like the fantasy I had of what it was going to be, it would never have made me happy" - Sarah Paulson

Boyd Holbrook on Shooting ‘Narcos’ in Colombia: “It was the most difficult thing I’ve ever done”

Holbrook talks about working with the real-life Steve Murphy, what movie inspired his narration, and why shooting in Colombia was so challenging.