Will the Oscar winners—Frances McDormand, Adrien Brody, Jessica Lange—add trophies to their shelves at the Emmys this year or will nominees such as Sarah Paulson and Zoe Kazan take home awards?
Having expertly assembled a motley crew of talent, Anderson’s productions are made even more enjoyable (and often hilarious) by those who bring them to life. Here are 11 actors in the writer-director's troupe!
Liz Oates of Allied Production House used Backstage to find a Harry Houdini who would go viral.
Playing Harry Houdini’s assistant in History’s miniseries, Jones got the part by taking some big chances in his audition—and then heard that the casting directors loved it!
Oscar winner Brody tackles cable miniseries with History’s two-parter about iconic magician Harry Houdini—though this time his physical transformation takes a back seat to his inner work.
These famous performing arts camps are known for their programs, and their alumni, too!
A handy primer explaining the Meisner technique, the difference between it and what’s taught at William Esper’s studio, what being Method means, and the Eric Morris System.
Soon it will be your turn to give an award show acceptance speech. Maybe it will be at the SAG Awards, the Golden Globes, or the Academy Awards. If you're stumped on what kind of speech you should give, try one of these!