My Interview With Gigi Cappetta

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What’s your favorite acting job that you’ve done so far?
GC: I’m grateful my role The Kids From 62-F as Nina as it has brought me the gift of an Imagen Foundation Award Nomination for Best Actress in a Feature Film.  The role that is most special to my heart is Jessy in the Street movies franchise.  I played Jessy years ago and I’m about to play her again in a few months in Street 2 Death Fight.  Jessy is growing up with me.  I’m lucky enough to play her again in the next movie in the franchise.  Love her!

If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
GC: I was just saying this yesterday that I would choose to live on a boat so that I could see the world, and all of its beautiful places and not just stay in one area.

What’s your favorite type of dessert?
GC: Hmmmm, that’s a great question and a tough one.  My mom’s apple pies during the holidays are a big-time favorite but I would have to say anything Hershey’s Chocolate (from my hometown Chocolatetown USA) especially Hershey’s kisses and Hershey’s minis oh and Reese’s!

What’s your dream job?
GC: Wow, such pressure! My dream job would be to play a mermaid like in Splash or Aquamarine but outside of movies I would say having a farm where I can take in as many horses as I can fit and rescue animals.  I love animals.  I just adopted a ferret, I have a dog and want about ten more pets.

If you weren’t an actress and model what would you do?
GC: Live on a horse farm and take care of animals and maybe sing in a band every now and then.

What do you do on your free time?
GC: My favorite things to do are traveling, singing, gymnastics, wrote short stories, ride horses and watch old movies with my mom and sister like Cary Grant movies and Jerry Lewis movies.

 

My Interview With Chloe Noelle

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At what age did you start acting?
CN: My mom said I loved performing even when I was 2 or 3! I started theater when I was 6. Then movies and TV when I was 8!

What’s your favorite animal?
CN: A three toed Sloth! They are just so cute and always look like they are smiling!

What’s your favorite store to shop at?
CN: I have to admit I LOVE IKEA! I could spend hours in there! I love getting room decorating ideas.

What’s your favorite type of dessert?
CN: Red Velvet Cake with cream cheese frosting!!!

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
CN: True Blood, it was great being a part of that cast for 3 years, plus I got to work with a lot of animals!

What do you do on your free time?
CN: I love to draw and I just started learning animation!

Photographer: Aly Blue Photography

My Interview With Cleo Tellier

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At what age did you start acting?
CT: I started acting at 8 or 9 years old, in grade 3.

If you could write a book what would it be about?
CT: I would write a book about how to concretely change your life for the better.

Where’s your favorite store to shop at?
CT: I love shopping at Dynamite.

What’s your favorite type of dessert?
CT: Anything with chocolate! I also love ice cream and apple crumble.

What’s your favorite t.v show to watch?
CT: Jane the Virgin is my favorite Tv show. I also really like Pretty Little Liars and Modern Family.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
CT: Working on Degrassi was an amazing experience.

What do you do on your free time?
CT: I spent most of my free time with my dog Pancake.

Photographer: Denise Grant

My Interview With Jax Malcolm

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At what age did you start acting?
JM: It all started when I was 5. I was watching tv one night and was amazed by the kids on tv I asked my parents why I wasn’t one of them. From there I got an agent and a manager and booked my first commercial a PSA for Smart Power within a couple of months.

What’s your favorite charity?
JM: I am an ambassador and speaker for CHLA. This past year I held my first ever #ActionJax Movie Morning Fundraiser benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. I had the opportunity to use my network of industry friends, brands that I love, and companies who support me with great success. I was able to raise over $2,000 for the hospital. I’m looking forward to the 2nd Annual #ActionJax Movie Morning Fundraiser October 7, 2017!

If you were to star on a t.v show what would it be about?
JM: If I got to choose I would definitely star in a Transformers show. I saw the first Transformers movie in the theatre when I was little and it made a huge impact on me wanting to be an actor. It would be a dream come true to star alongside Optimus Prime and Bumble Bee.

What’s your favorite holiday?
JM: My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving I love to spend that day with my family cooking, and eating! I make special chocolate chip pumpkin spice bars every year!
What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
JM: My favorite project so far is The Other Side of the Door I play the voice of Oliver, and Oliver’s ghost. I’m currently nominated for a Young Artists and Young Entertainer Award for my work on the film. It’s a horror movie with a lot of supernatural elements so if you’re readers like a good scare they should definitely check it out.

What do you do on your free time?
JM: When I’m not working I spend time on my charity work with Heal the Bay and CHLA. I’m also a competitive swimmer and archer. I’ve qualified for the Junior Olympics and am a championship team member of my swim team. If I’m not working or at an audition you will find me doing laps at the pool, or shooting at the archery range!
Photographer: Tasia Wells

My Interview With Max Mackenzie

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At what age did you start acting?
MM: I started acting a little over 2 years ago as a Junior in high school. I just decided to try it out, and it was just too much fun to stop. Hard work, and persistence got me to this point in my career and I don’t intend on slowing down any time soon.

Do you like to play videos games, if so what’s your favorite video game?
MM: Yeah man! Huge gamer. However, I am a bit cliche. ‘The Last of Us’ is the single greatest game I have ever played. I’m a HUGE fan of Troy Baker too (voice of Joel, in ‘The Last of Us’, so literally everything about the game is perfect….11/10 would recommend.

Who’s your favorite sports team?
MM: Have go with my love for the Boston Celtics. I grew up in Newton, MA, just outside of Boston and frequently went to games all through the years I lived there.

Where’s your favorite place to travel to?
MM: I am a British citizen, thanks to my Dad being 100% Scottish, so Edinburgh, Scotland is always going to be a favorite of mine. Also 11/10 would recommend. But play ‘The Last of Us’ first…you’ll appreciate everything you do in life a little more after it. But yes, Edinburgh, Scotland.

What’s your favorite t.v show to watch?
MM: Archer. Not sure I’ve ever loved a show more than I love Archer.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
MM: I loved working on my first feature, “Just Say Goodbye.” I gained a film-family working on that project. They gave me my start in film by taking a chance on me and I am eternally grateful for them.

What do you do on your free time?
MM: Work! I’m always trying to figure out the next thing in my career at all times. Most of the day work occupies my mind. Although it can stress me out, I secretly love it.
Photographer: Xanthe Elbrick

My Interview With Ashley Brooke

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At what age did you start acting?
AB: I started acting when I was two years old performing in biannual school plays and summer theater camp at the Sundance School in North Plainfield NJ. The school had such a nurturing and creative environment. That is where I first developed a love acting, singing and dancing. I started acting professionally at age six.

What helps you get pumped before you perform?
AB: In the Sound Of Music National Tour (which I just completed a 10 month run), I generally did exercises with a few friends from the cast and crew before the start of each show! We did stretches and lots of squats. It helped me to energize my body for the upcoming show and focus my mind on what was to come.

What’s your favorite broadway show to see?
AB: My favorite Broadway Show is Doctor Zhivago. I was the understudy for the five children’s roles in the original Broadway production. I loved the beautiful songs, the amazingly detailed sets and costumes, the interesting, tangled love story that took place during the Russian revolution as well as the wonderful castmates and production team that I worked with.  I also really enjoyed Hamilton. I saw it with the original Broadway cast. That was such a treat because it was so unique, the actors were so extraordinarily talented and I love singing the songs.

What’s your favorite song to listen to?
AB: I love so many songs that it’s hard to pick a single favorite. I especially like listening to Ariana Grande. I also enjoy the song ”Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story” from Hamilton because I love the build up and the message of the song.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
AB: I would have to say playing Louisa in the Sound of Music National Tour, because I not only got to see the country while doing what I love, but I got to do it with an amazing cast and crew that I now consider family.

What do you do on your free time?
AB: I love to make videos of me and my friends. I usually use iMovie, Videostar and Musical.ly to edit and create all different types of videos (on musical.ly, I am AshleyBrooke101).

My Interview With Ava Bianchi

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At what age did you start acting?
AB: I started acting in plays when I was 3. I did Annie so many times I can’t count. I started acting professionally going on auditions when I was 7 or 8.

What’s your favorite store to shop at?
AB: Lately I love shopping at Forever 21. Which reminds me. I have a gift card I need to go shopping like now!!

What’s your favorite type of animal?
AB: My favorite animals are sea turtles and panda bears. I also have a bunny that I love very much.

What’s your favorite type of dessert?
AB: My favorite dessert is a chocolate chip muffin heated at Starbucks or pineapple sorbet from Menchies is awesome!!

What’s your favorite type of music?
AB: I have so many favorite artists in music. I love Ed Sheeran the most. I hope I can see him in concert one day. He is so talented.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
AB: My favorite project was working as a young Jack Antonoff of Bleachers on Conan. I got to hang out with the band and lip sync to their music for 2 days. Performing live on the show was so fun. They were great guys and gave me a guitar as a gift at the end of the day.
What do you do on your free time?
AB: In my free time I love hanging out with my friends. Going boogie boarding at the beach.  Roller skating and watching tv. It is rare that I have a free day, so when I do I like to just enjoy it as much as I can.

Photographer: Kevin McIntyre

My Interview With Grant Davidson

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At what age did you start acting?
GD: I was Snoopy in my pre-school holiday performance of “It’s a Charlie Brown Christmas” at age four.  I have been in every grade level performance since then.  My parents will tell you that I have been an entertainer since I was born, but I truly began pursuing an acting career at age nine.

What’s your favorite type of dessert?
GD: I am crazy about shaved ice! While I was in LA for Episodic Season, my goal was to try as many new shaved ice shops as possible! My Instagram proves that I succeeded!

WHat’s your favorite sports team?
GD: I cannot pick one!  I am a big fan of the San Diego Chargers, Memphis Grizzlies and Boston Celtics  My family lives in Nashville, but we try to get to one or two Grizzlies games each season.  When we travel, we always  try to go to one of the local team’s games while in town!

If you were stranded on an island what three things would you bring?
GD: Fishing rod, a machete, and a fire starter – I may have watched one too many survival reality shows with my brother!

What’s your favorite color?
GD: My favorite color is blue.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
GD: I did a commercial for this election season called “Climate Inaction Figures.”  The 2017 Presidential candidates were made into toy action figures. It was cool to combine acting and playing with “super heroes!”  The artist who created and 3D printed the action figures was on set. He explained the whole process.  When we weren’t shooting, he taught my co-star and I how to fold origami and talked about comic books with us!  As for shooting that day, there were some pretty lengthy lines. They decided on set to have my co-star and I do takes of both sets of lines.  I remember being pretty proud when the director was caught off guard that I had memorized the whole script prior to the shoot!  It was a pretty cool day both professionally and just as a kid!

What do you do on your free time?
GD: I like to ride bikes and play video games. I hang with my brother and our friends. When I’m in LA, I spend as much time as possible at Universal Studios riding rides!  My family does a lot of cool stuff together like going to concerts, movies, and sporting events. We love to travel. I am a huge car enthusiast.  I enjoy learning about them, seeing them at car shows, and spotting them on the road. You can usually find me with some version of a Rubik’s cube in my hand.  I can solve a traditional cube in 60 seconds and I am working to decrease that time

 

My Interview With Tyler Patrick Hennessy

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At what age did you start acting?
TPH: I started acting when I was 4 years old and seriously the last 18 months!

What’s your favorite broadway show to see?
TPH: My favorite Broadway show to see is Jersey Boys, I also love Finding Neverland 🙂

What’s your favorite video game to play?
TPH: My favorite video game is Call of Duty

Where’s your favorite place to travel to?
TPH: I love all the California beaches, but especially Avila Beach.

What’s your favorite movie to watch?
TPH: I love all the super hero movies but my favorite is Iron Man!

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
TPH: My favorite project is Finding Neverland but I also really enjoyed Ragtime which I did last summer.

What do you do on your free time?
TPH: When I am not in school or doing shows I love to build things with clay or Legos or really anything!

Photographer: Heidi Alletzhauser

My Interview With Blake Hendricks

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At what age did you start acting and dancing?
BH: I started dancing at age 5 and just started acting at age 9.

What’s your favorite type of music to listen to?
BH: I like to listen to hip hop and country music.

What’s your favorite color?
BH: My favorite color is blue.

What’s your favorite sports team?
BH: My favorite sports team is the Dallas Cowboys.

What’s your favorite type of candy?
BH: My favorite candy is Sweedish Fish.

What’s your favorite project that you’ve done?
BH: My best project so far was “Dance Moms” Season 6 Episode 3.

What do you do on your free time?
BH: In my free time I like to make Musical.ly’s, watch videos on gaming, play games on my Xbox One, play basketball, ride my bike and spend time with my family.
Photographer: @lionzdenz

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