Singer-songwriter Laura Pieri chats to Courageous Nerd about her career so far, her own musical influences, working on the Snapchat series Endless and so much more. Collaborating with Cory Rooney, Laura Pieri recently released a song, “All I Need” which is available on Spotify. Additionally, a quarantine-inspired remix also by Laura Pieri can be found on YouTube.
Only 15 years of age, Trae Romano is already establishing himself as a must-see young actor. The Atlanta native currently plays series regular ‘Mike Dugan’ on the DC Universe/CW series Stargirl. The show premiered in May 2020 and follows Courtney Whitmore (Brec Bassinger) becoming the titular superheroine. Trae’s character, Mike Dugan, is the relatively new younger step-brother to Courtney.
Luke Wilson and Amy Smart star as Trae’s onscreen father and stepmother with other co-stars including Neil Jackson, Neil Hopkins and Eric Goins.
Thank you to Trae for taking the time to chat with Courageous Nerd about Mike Dugan and Stargirl.
Actress Hina X Khan has appeared in a variety of projects, including television series such as The Mick, SWAT and LA to Vegas. More recently, fans of DC’s Stargirl will recognise the actress as Principal Anaya Bowin of Blue Valley High School and a member of the Injustice Society of America (ISA).
In this Exclusive Interview, among other topics, Hina discusses working on the DC Comics-inspired series, her role as Principal Bowin, bonding with fellow on-screen ISA members and experiencing Stargirl’s success as someone who is on the show. Thank you Hina for taking the time to chat with Courageous Nerd.
Cameron Mahkent: Actor Hunter Sansone discusses the character, experiences on DC’s Stargirl (Exclusive Interview)
Hunter Sansone currently portrays Cameron Mahkent on DC’s Stargirl. Here is Courageous Nerd’s Exclusive Interview with the actor behind Icicle’s (Neil Jackson) son.
Shining Knight: Mark Ashworth breaks down mysterious Stargirl character, hopes for Justin’s future (Exclusive Interview)
British-born actor Mark Ashworth plays Janitor Justin or Shining Knight, the mysterious Blue Valley High custodian with an identity crisis, on Stargirl. The show is currently airing on DC Universe and The CW.
If you’ve been avidly watching film and television for at least the past decade, British actor Neil Jackson would be a familiar face. He has guest-starred in numerous series, including but not limited to Westworld, The Originals, Stargate SG-1 and How I Met Your Mother. Neil has also appeared in several films, with Quantum of Solace, Welcome to Marwen and upcoming The King’s Man being some examples.
Between 2009-2010, Neil had a starring role as Olympic coach ‘Sasha Belov’ on the ABC Family comedy-drama Make It Or Break It. He followed this up with two seasons of Upstairs, Downstairs on BBC One.
As of 2020, Neil Jackson has major roles in two successful shows. On Absentia, he plays ‘Jack Byrne’, the protagonist Emily’s (Castle alum Stana Katic) adoptive brother. Neil also portrays Jordan Mahkent/Icicle, the main villain on DC Universe/The CW superhero teen drama Stargirl, which stars Brec Bassinger as the title character.
In this Exclusive Interview, among other topics, Neil discusses his roles on both shows, how earlier acting experiences have affected his career today as well as which Stargirl and Absentia cast members that he would like to hypothetically see crossover into the other series. Furthermore, we also dig deep into mental health, with Neil reflecting on battling depression and the importance of being open about your mental well-being.
Thank you to Neil Jackson for taking the time to talk with Courageous Nerd.
Stargirl: Eric Goins talks playing The Gambler, working with Kevin Hart on “Ride Along” (EXCLUSIVE Interview)
Courageous Nerd’s Exclusive Interview with Stargirl actor, Eric Goins. Read on to find out more about the on-screen ISA member.
Voice actor Brian Froud has been heard in beloved cartoons including Total Drama, Jimmy Two-Shoes and Detentionaire. Here is Brian’s Exclusive Interview with Courageous Nerd.
Ozark’s Kevin L. Johnson discusses playing Sam Dermody and his acting beginnings (EXCLUSIVE Interview)
Atlanta-based actor Kevin L. Johnson is best known for his role on Netflix’s Ozark, where he’s recurred as ‘Sam Dermody’ since Season 1. However, Kevin has also appeared in other films and series such as One Tree Hill, The Resident and The 5th Wave.
In this Exclusive Interview, Kevin discusses how he first started acting, landing the role of Sam and working alongside Jason Bateman and Laura Linney, who play Marty and Wendy Byrde. Furthermore, Kevin also discloses which Ozark co-star he’d like to work with on another project, among other topics.
Thank you to Kevin for taking the time to chat with Courageous Nerd.
‘Totem Pole’: Creator Wesley Bryant breaks down YouTube series & what to expect from Season 3 (EXCLUSIVE Interview)
The Totem Pole‘s third season will premiere on YouTube on July 7. Find out what creator Wesley Bryant had to say about the show’s journey so far.