"The Mindy Project" actor talks his directorial debut at the Tribeca Film Festival, how crashing an Equity audition landed him a life-changing role, and what he now knows as an actor after helming "Alex of Venice."
Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Messina is best known these days for “The Mindy Project,” but he returns to his indie roots with his directorial debut “Alex of Venice,” starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead.
Backstage presents An Evening With…Sony Classics’ “Smashed," followed by a Q&A with actor Mary Elizabeth Winstead and TBA cast members.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead discusses her career and her new film "Smashed," co-starring Aaron Paul, with Backstage.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead makes a stunning turn in “Smashed,” hitting theaters Oct. 12 after acclaimed runs at the Sundance and Toronto Film Festivals.