Alphonso Romero Jones stars on Grand Army, a new drama series that dropped on Netflix in October 2020. The former Broadway actor plays the role of ‘John Ellis’ in the series, which was inspired by playwright Katie Cappiello’s 2013 stage play Slut. Fun fact: Cappiello’s later play, Now That We’re Men, featured Alphonso Romero Jones as part of the original cast.
In this interview, Alphonso discusses his experience of playing the role of John as well as why he believes the issues raised by Grand Army are very much timely. He also reveals which scene was the most impactful to shoot.