Julie Ann Emery – Taking on the Preacher Man
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Julie Ann Emery – Taking on the Preacher Man

Julie Ann Emery Taking on the Preacher Man By Jay S. Jacobs Many actors, after they have been working for a while, tend to take on safer roles. Why push boundaries when people like what you’re doing? That kind of attitude seems boring to Julie Ann Emery. Emery has been a regular presence on our … Continue reading

Kirsten Dunst, Jeffrey Donovan, Bokeem Woodbine, Jean Smart, Cristin Milioti and Warren Littlefield – Goin’ Back to Fargo
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Kirsten Dunst, Jeffrey Donovan, Bokeem Woodbine, Jean Smart, Cristin Milioti and Warren Littlefield – Goin’ Back to Fargo

Kirsten Dunst, Jeffrey Donovan, Bokeem Woodbine, Jean Smart, Cristin Milioti and Warren Littlefield Goin’ Back to Fargo by Jay S. Jacobs Whatcha sayin’?  Fargo’s comin’ back? Oh, ya.  The second season is startin’ out real good. There are few stories in history that seemed less likely (and frankly more impossible) to revisit than Joel and … Continue reading

Stephen McHattie – Dances With Wolves
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Stephen McHattie – Dances With Wolves

Stephen McHattie Dances With Wolves by Jay S. Jacobs Who says every actor craves stardom?  Stephen McHattie has been a busy working actor for over 40 years now, but he loves the fact that his character roles tend to give him a certain amount of anonymity. Despite the fact that he has appeared in roles … Continue reading

Chris Geere, Aya Cash, Desmin Borges and Kether Donohue – Who’s the Worst?
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Chris Geere, Aya Cash, Desmin Borges and Kether Donohue – Who’s the Worst?

Aya Cash, Chris Geere, Desmin Borges and Kether Donohue Who’s The Worst? by Jay S. Jacobs http://popentertainment-interviews.tumblr.com/post/92087059959/aya-cash-chris-geere-desmin-borges-and-kether The missing component in most romantic comedies is a refreshing dose of hardened cynicism, and FX’s new series You’re the Worst has a heaping helping of that special ingredient.  The show is basically an anti-Valentine, a perfect bouquet … Continue reading

The Bridge – The Complete First Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)
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The Bridge – The Complete First Season (A PopEntertainment.com TV on DVD Review)

The Bridge: The Complete First Season (Fox Home Video – 2014) Juárez, Mexico was recently found to be the most violent city in the world, therefore it makes a fascinating setting for this dark, surreal crime drama.  Known for its astronomical murder and kidnapping rates (since the ’90s nearly 400 women have been killed there, … Continue reading

Joelle Carter – The Ends Justify The Means
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Joelle Carter – The Ends Justify The Means

Joelle Carter – The Ends Justify The Means by Jay S. Jacobs Joelle Carter has certainly had a wild ride in the five seasons that she has been playing southern belle Ava Crowder on FX’s acclaimed modern western Justified. When you meet a character right as she is killing her abusive husband, you wouldn’t think there … Continue reading

James Pickens, Jr. – Into The Lyon’s Den
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James Pickens, Jr. – Into The Lyon’s Den

James Pickens, Jr. Into The Lyon’s Den by  Jay S. Jacobs Every year, TV Guide does a special issue called “The Best Show You’re Not Watching.”  In it, they champion a TV series that has fine acting, excellent writing and good production values, but somehow has not seemed to attract a huge audience.  Sometimes the honor has … Continue reading