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  1. Jeffrey Wright Developed 'Westworld' Reveal with "Subtle Hints" | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/7/2017

    Wright said 'Westworld' co-creator Lisa Joy stumbled over her words as she shared his character's secret with him.Read more

  2. Billy Bob Thornton on His 'Goliath' Character: "He Knows What It's Like to Be Somebody, and Right Now He's Not" | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/6/2017

    "The hardest thing on 'Goliath' was learning what all this legal stuff meant, and once I knew what it meant, then you feel like a lawyer," Thornton told THR.Read more

  3. Sterling K. Brown's Favorite Part of 'This Is Us' Character: "He's Black on Purpose" | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/5/2017

    "A successful black man, married with two children, who's happy and succeeding in life, but still has to deal with the fact that life is not the same," says Brown on his 'This Is Us' character.Read more

  4. Ewan McGregor: "It's Much More Fun to Be in Love Than to Be Someone Like Trump" | 'Fargo' | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/4/2017

    McGregor plays two brothers on 'Fargo,' telling THR, "because they're both very different, they're satisfying in different ways."Read more

  5. John Lithgow: "When There's a Total Wack Job, I'm Right at the Top of the List" | 'The Crown' | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/3/2017

    Lithgow described his diversity of roles from his comedy dad role on '3rd Rock from the Sun,' to his serial killer part on 'Dexter,' to playing Winston Churchill in 'The Crown.'Read more

  6. Riz Ahmed Interviewed Inmates and Guards at Rikers Island for 'The Night Of' | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/2/2017

    On typecasting, Ahmed also told THR, "I'd rather be broke," than take another "Terrorist 3" role.Read more

  7. Drama Actor Roundtable: Riz Ahmed, Ewan McGregor on Why Loser Roles Are "More Fun Than Someone Like Trump"

    6:01 am 6/1/2017

    Six stars at the top of their game — including Billy Bob Thornton, Sterling K. Brown, John Lithgow and Jeffrey Wright — open up about appreciating early struggles ("You forget what it feels like to dream"), the indignity of typecasting ("Terrorist No. 3 — I'd rather be broke") and the pros and cons of being one of only a few who know where your character is going.Read more

  8. Billy Bob Thornton on 'Goliath' Character: "He Knows What It's Like to Be Somebody, and Right Now He's Not" | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/1/2017

    "The hardest thing on 'Goliath' was learning what all this legal stuff meant, and once I knew what it meant, then you feel like a lawyer," Thornton told THR.Read more

  9. Ewan McGregor: "It's Much More Fun to Be in Love than to Be Someone Like Trump" | 'Fargo' | Drama Actor Roundtable

    5:00 am 6/1/2017

    McGregor enjoys his dual roles as two brothers on 'Fargo,' telling THR, "because they're both very different, they're satisfying in different ways."Read more

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