Our Favorite Videos: Next Big Things

7:01 AM 11/18/2015

by THR staff

From Nat Wolff to Lily James, learn more about the talents and backgrounds of the industry's latest rapidly rising stars in this segment of our look back at the Top 100 videos of the first five years of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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  • Alicia Vikander

    Alicia Vikander of 'Ex Machina' and 'The Danish Girl' talks developing new characters with THR in May of 2015.

  • Ansel Elgort

    From his beginnings as a ballet dancer to starring alongside Shailene Woodley in Summit's dystopian action movie, Ansel Elgort shares how he got involved in acting. "Every once in a while I'll be going on with my normal life and then all of a sudden someone will freak out and it's super surprising and I'm not used to it," Elgort said about his new fame. "I'm just going to try and stay normal.. I guess I'll wear a hood or something."

  • Lily James

    Lily James discusses in a 2015 interview how she prepared for her role in 'Cinderella,' which included horseback riding, yoga, and ballroom dancing. She credits Helena Bonham Carter for offering her comfort during filming. "Have one breakdown a week," Carter said. "It let's people know that you're human."

  • Nick Robinson

    Nick Robinson of 'Jurassic World' discusses his favorite actors with THR in June 2015.

  • Nat Wolff

    “My parents taught me to really focus on the art, to make sure that you’re really in it because you want to be the best actor you can be," says 'Paper Towns' star Nat Wolff in July 2015.