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“My Family Doesn’t Want to Be Overwhelmed by My Backside”: Regé-Jean Page, Chris Rock, John Boyega and the THR Drama Actor Roundtable

During the course of an hour in mid-May, five of the industry’s most talented actors, full-stop, convened for a conversation — part of The Hollywood Reporter‘s annual Emmy Roundtable series…

Richard Madden Talks End of ‘Bodyguard’: “I Felt Very Isolated and Broken — Much Like the Character”

Richard Madden, the Golden Globe-winning star of 'Bodyguard,' told The Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actor Roundtable he found himself "physically and mentally exhausted" at the end of filming the BBC…

Diego Luna Talks ‘Narcos’ and Fighting to Make Mexico “A Safer Place”: “That’s Where All My Love Stories Are”

'Narcos: Mexico' star Diego Luna joined Hugh Grant, Richard Madden, Sam Rockwell, Stephan James and Billy Porter for the Drama Actor Roundtable. The full roundtable airs July 14 on SundanceTV.

Hugh Grant on Avoiding TV Roles Until ‘A Very English Scandal:’ “Pure Snobbery”

Hugh Grant joins The Hollywood Reporter Drama Actor Roundtable to discuss why he avoided television until 'A Very English Scandal,' and why he has an inferiority complex being "just the guy from…

Stephan James on the Power of Taking “Colorless” Role in ‘Homecoming’: “Anyone Could Have Had This — and It’s Mine”

'Homecoming' star Stephan James joined Hugh Grant, Richard Madden, Billy Porter, Sam Rockwell and Diego Luna for the Drama Actor Roundtable. The full roundtable airs July 14 on SundanceTV.

Billy Porter Talks ‘Pose’ Audition and the “Double Layer” in Casting Discrimination

Porter was joined by Hugh Grant, Richard Madden, Sam Rockwell, Stephan James and Diego Luna for the Drama Actor Roundtable. The full roundtable airs July 14 on SundanceTV.

Sam Rockwell on Portraying Bob Fosse and Taking a “Break From Playing Racists”

Oscar-winner Sam Rockwell joined The Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actor Roundtable to discuss his role as choreographer and dancer Bob Fosse in FX's limited series Fosse/Verdon. Rockwell co-stars with…

“No One Wants to Be the Good Guy”: Hugh Grant, Richard Madden, Billy Porter and The Hollywood Reporter Drama Actor Roundtable

Hugh Grant, Billy Porter, Sam Rockwell, Richard Madden, Stephan James and Diego Luna open up about why they'd rather play the villain, the upside of failure and being put in a metaphorical box in The…

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Drama Actor Roundtable with Jason Bateman, Michael B. Jordan

The Drama Actor Roundtable features Jason Bateman, Darren Criss, Jeff Daniels, Michael B. Jordan, Matthew Rhys and J.K. Simmons who sit to discuss career longevity and bad advice. "Don't let the…

Jason Bateman Discusses His Directing and Acting Process for ‘Ozark’ | Drama Actor Roundtable

"It changed the way in which I performed the character, because I knew I would just be noting myself," Jason Bateman told the Drama Actor Roundtable.

Jeff Daniels Discusses ‘The Looming Tower’ and How His Agents Said “No” to ‘Dumb and Dumber’ | Drama Actor Roundtable

'The Looming Tower' starring Jeff Daniels is available on Hulu and 'Godless' is available on Netflix.

Matthew Rhys on the Final Season of ‘The Americans’ and Using a Prosthetic Penis on ‘Girls’ | Drama Actor Roundtable

Rhys discussed his Emmy nominated work on 'The Americans' and 'Girls' on the Drama Actor Roundtable.