Brian Higbee

Gillian Jacobs Talks to Alison Brie About the Highs and Lows of Being an Actor

May 14, 2018

The “Life of the Party” star on how formal training nearly destroyed her love of the craft, and the benefits of shooting nude scenes with female directors.

Dave Franco tells BFF Jerrod Carmichael about his 25 pound transformation to play a junkie

April 6, 2018

The younger Franco is putting it all on the line for a star turn in harrowing drug drama 6 Balloons.

Andrea Savage

July 11, 2017

In the pilot of I’m Sorry, Andrea Savage’s new comedy series for TruTV, a couple with a young daughter discovers another mother in their circle was once a prolific porn star.

Jason Isaacs

June 23, 2017

In The OA, Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij’s twisting spiritual thriller for Netflix, Jason Isaacs plays the show’s antagonist, Dr. Hunter Aloysius Percy, better known as Hap.

Ari Graynor

June 5, 2017

For Ari Graynor, I’m Dying Up Here, Showtime’s new, early ’70s-set drama about a group of comedians trying to make it in Los Angeles, was “a gratuitous gift from the universe.”

Jesse Jo Stark

April 27, 2017

“I’m not trying to recreate anything completely from the past,” explains musician Jesse Jo Stark, “but if I’m looking up some inspiration, it’d probably be Cher from the ’70s.”

The 21st Century Cowboy

February 9, 2017

“You have to have a certain type of mindset to do this for a living,” says 19-year-old Jess Lockwood, who, after just over a year on the Professional Bull Riders circuit, is currently the top-ranked professional bull rider in the world.

Jay Baruchel

February 7, 2017

After two decades in film and television, Jay Baruchel has acquired a pretty diverse fan club.

The Transatlantic Star

December 22, 2016

A week ago today, Netflix dropped the first eight episodes of The OA, the new sci-fi mystery series from actor-writer Brit Marling and her frequent collaborator, writer-director Zal Batmanglij. Among the show’s breakout stars is Irish actor Patrick “Paddy” Gibson.

Faces of 2017

December 14, 2016

From now through January, we’re counting down the actors, musicians, visual artists, comedians, and more that we’re most excited about for the New Year. We’ll be publishing one story a business day, so check back in daily for our Faces of 2017.

Milo Ventimiglia

November 28, 2016

In the near-decade since Gilmore Girls first concluded, there’s been a noticeable maturation in Milo Ventimiglia.

Kevin Abstract

November 18, 2016

A product of the Texas suburbs, and born of the internet, Kevin Abstract sheds the tough, “cool” posturing of hip-hop in favor of frankness and sincerity.


October 6, 2016

When Greenwich, New York-born friends Sarah Barthel and Josh Carter joined together as Phantogram in 2007, they largely kept their music to themselves. Now, nearly a decade later, they have released their third LP, aptly titled Three (Republic Records).

Discovery: Hannah Kasulka

September 27, 2016

Before getting cast as Casey Rance in the new series The Exorcist, Hannah Kasulka had never seen the 1973 film of the same name.

Discovery: Finn Cole

June 15, 2016

Raised in South West London, Finn Cole is the fourth of five brothers.

Emayatzy Corinealdi

May 27, 2016

In retelling Roots, Emayatzy Corinealdi hopes to speak to a new generation.

Michelle Monaghan

May 17, 2016

How do you follow the first season of True Detective? For actor Michelle Monaghan, the answer is in Hulu’s new drama The Path.

Growing Up with L├ąpsley

May 11, 2016

Nineteen-year-old Holly Lapsley Fletcher has quickly carved out her own space within the music industry through genre-blurring production, intimate lyrics, and unique vocal experimentation.

Wyatt Russell

April 18, 2016

In Everybody Wants Some!!, Richard Linklater’s love-letter to his college years, Wyatt Russell plays Willoughby, a pot-smoking pitcher with an impressive lung capacity and a penchant for Carl Sagan.

Shaun Ross

April 4, 2016

“Be change you want to see. It’s that simple,” Shaun Ross says.