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Drama Actress Roundtable: Anna Gunn, Monica Potter on Shaping Their Characters

Some of TV's most acclaimed stars tell THR how they work with writers to create their onscreen alter egos. Monica Potter (Parenthood) shares a personal medical story and how showrunner Jason Katims used it for her character, Kristina. Breaking Bad star Anna Gunn also gives us some insight into how she collaborates with show creator Vince Gilligan. Talking about her pregnant character, Skyler, Gunn said she and Gilligan devised "something for her to do at home," which made Skylar "more understandable" to the actress.