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.
Acclaimed drama series LOST ended its run on ABC back in 2010. Here are 5 characters that could return, should the rumoured LOST reboot come to fruition.
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.
So far, Stargirl’s troubled jock Henry King Jr. has been an unpredictable force of nature. That being said, where did the character’s loyalties lie in DC Comics?
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.
Total Drama Island premiered in July 2007, spawning a franchise of hit Canadian produced animated reality shows. Here is a recap of what made Season 1 successful.
Batwoman alert! Former God Friended Me actress Javicia Leslie has been cast as the new lead on The CW series. Learn more about the new face of Gotham City in the Arrowverse.