17 y.o. works with Spielberg and Michael Bay, can be seen in 2012 Great Gatsby and Paradise Lost adaptations.
Have you studied acting in school?
I did a bit of drama in school… But no, I haven’t studied acting the way I’m doing it… I am someone who tends to watch TV and films and also just people, and without thinking about it, some of the character traits I see in life can end up in a role I have done or may do in the future. This works for me (…).
Callan McAuliffe, Young Gatsby.
Multi-talented actress lands lead role on ABC Family’s Jane By Design, breaks ankle.
Now, I loved the show, but I found one small plot flaw. You and your co-star Nick Roux’s characters are supposed to be so unpopular, but you both are so charming!
Aw, thanks! When kids are in school who are outcasts, I feel like in some cases it’s a little bit by choice, you know? They don’t subscribe to all of the conforming that I think the popular kids do. I remember I was not very popular in high school. I had braces and frizzy hair — the whole thing (…).
Erica Dasher, Actress by Design
Concrete Justice provokes social engagement through theatre, stars NYC’s disenfranchised homeless artists.
Can you explain to Daily BR!NK readers what Concrete Justice is?
Absolutely. Concrete Justice is a collective of twelve homeless and formerly homeless actors and artists in New York City, and it is a program of Theatre of the Oppressed NYC, a nonprofit I started in 2010 which inspires transformative action by creating and touring theatre troupes with communities facing discrimination (…).
Katy Rubin, Theatre-lover/Live-saver