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    8 Questions With…Michael Ian Black

    Pulling double duty this summer on TV Land’s “The Jim Gaffigan Show” and Comedy Central’s “Another Period,” Michael Ian Black discusses sharing a set with longtime friend Gaffigan, the importance of being a professional, and more.

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    Being Weird on the Disney Channel

    With “Bizaardvark” premiering June 24 on the Disney Channel, creators and writers Josh Lehrman and Kyle Stegina want younger viewers to understand that being normal is overrated.

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    Ben Robson on the Importance of Physicality in Casting

    “Vikings” star Ben Robson can be seen next on TNT’s “Animal Kingdom,” the gritty primetime reimagining of Australia’s Oscar-nominated crime family indie. We chatted with the actor about the physicality he brings to the screen and globetrotting for the job.

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    ‘Queen of the South’ Rules Summer TV

    Alice Braga, star of USA Network’s newest series “Queen of the South,” implores actors to follow the characters they want to play.

  • News

    The Must-Watch Cable Series This Emmy Season

    From “Mr. Robot” to “You’re the Worst,” cable offered up a bumper crop of fantastic acting, directing, and writing this past TV season. Here are 10 that every actor should see.

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    1 Reason Actors Should Star in Student Films

    LaMonica Garrett—seen over the summer on TNT’s “The Last Ship” and later this year on ABC’s “Designated Survivor”—spoke with Backstage about his latest TV projects and why every actor should star in a student film.

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    Sony Casting’s Dawn Steinberg Talks ‘Better Call Saul’

    What makes the acting on “Better Call Saul” stand a cut above the rest? Head of Talent and Casting for Sony Television Dawn Steinberg explains it all in this exclusive video!

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    9 Questions With…Constance Zimmer

    Back for the sophomore season of Lifetime’s “UnREAL,” Constance Zimmer tells us why Quinn is such a difficult character to play, how she got her SAG card, and offers some advice for working actors.

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    ‘Orphan Black’ Star on the Virtues of Failure

    As Felix on “Orphan Black,” Jordan Gavaris broke out from the start as the series’s resident scene-stealer. He talks what he learned from Tatiana Maslany, the term he didn’t know before the show, and the difference between a good and a great actor.

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    Backstage Life With Ashley Zamora on ‘Lopez’

    The young Ashley Zamora may not yet have many credits on her résumé, but what she has is pretty great—especially her current role as George Lopez’s daughter on the comedian’s TV Land series “Lopez.” Zamora took the time to share some photos from set!