Leslie Grace on how 'In the Heights' reinvigorated her career: 'This movie saved my creativity'

Although a fresh face to film-goers, Grace is a three-time Latin Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter dominating the music charts with her tropical beats - an ode to her Dominican heritage - and a role model to young Latina fans with their own sueñitos. But the pressure of staying at the top became a hindrance to her creativity as an artist. "When you're a well-known artist that has achieved a level of success, the struggle never stops," Grace tells EW ahead of the film's release this Frida

Liniker hopes to humanize trans characters with 'September Mornings'

Brazilian soul singer Liniker is making her acting debut in Amazon Prime Video's September Mornings, a series about a trans woman whose dreams are suddenly halted when she learns she may have a son. Above, EW has your exclusive first look at the trailer for the five-episode drama, set to debut in its entirety on June 25. "Cassandra has been such an interesting character to play," Liniker tells EW. "She has these incredible dreams, and one by one she's been working towards realizing them. Now s

Kevin Spacey sexual misconduct allegations weren't a concern for new film, producer says

The multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against Kevin Spacey were not an issue when it came to casting him in the upcoming film L'uomo Che Disegnò Dio (The Man Who Drew God), according to producer Louis Nero, who also insists the movie does not involve pedophilia, as has been reported. "In Italy, we don't know details on everything, so we don't speak about what we don't know about," Nero tells EW exclusively. "I cannot speak about these things. I only know that Kevin is a great actor. Tha

'Army of the Dead' stars Ana de la Reguera and Raul Castillo on how to survive a zombie apocalypse

"My advice to anyone getting ready to battle zombies is to not be horny," exclaimed de la Reguera. "My secret weapon for surviving a zombie apocalypse is to go into battle with Dave Bautista. At least that's what worked for me," de la Reguera, who portrays Maria Cruz, says with a giggle. "Alternately you can find someone as big as him, he was like a wall! That's all you need!" Bautista's Scott Ward is hired to recover $200 million from a casino vault in Las Vegas that has been invaded by the u

Tim Allen celebrates the end of an era on 'Last Man Standing': 'Mission accomplished'

EW has your first look at the final two episodes 'Baxter Boot Camp' and 'Keep on Truckin'' airing on May 20. Tim Allen is celebrating a decade of success and camaraderie on Fox's Last Man Standing, ahead of the comedy's bittersweet goodbye on May 20 at 9 p.m. EW has your first look at photos from the final two episodes titled "Baxter Boot Camp" and "Keep on Truckin'." "I'm not a 'feelings' type of guy. That's why I do comedy, to push things away," Allen, who portrayed Mike Baxter, tells EW whe

Lilliam Rivera on going sci-fi and embracing Los Angeles in YA novel 'We Light Up the Sky'

Lilliam Rivera on going sci-fi and embracing Los Angeles in YA novel We Light Up the Sky Author Lilliam Rivera is a longtime sci-fi fan and has lived in Los Angeles for almost two decades, and now she's tackling both the genre and the City of Angels in her next book. We Light Up the Sky will hit shelves Oct. 5, and EW has your exclusive first look at the cover, along with details from Rivera. The novel tells the story of three Latinx teens — Pedro, Luna, and Rafa — who attend the same SoCal sc

'Mayans M.C.' star Richard Cabral on Coco's state of mind: 'He's reverted back to this broken innocence'

Mayans M.C. fans have been stressing out all season while seeing the life of one of the most beloved characters from the series, Johnny "El Coco" Cruz, wither away to drug addiction. The low point for the character has been a high point for the actor who portrays him, Richard Cabral, as he's performing some of the most challenging work of his career. "During these moments of chaos, we fail to see the beauty," Cabral tells EW. "When you're a human being, you don't just want to live in the murky

Stone Cold Steve Austin still gets emotional seeing his final match with the Rock

Eighteen years ago almost to the day, Stone Cold Steve Austin made his final appearance as a wrestler at Wrestlemania XIX where he faced off against Dwayne Johnson — known then as the Rock — in Seattle. The retired WWE superstar still gets emotional talking about that fateful day in an exclusive video from his upcoming A&E/WWE documentary Biography: 'Stone Cold' Steve Austin debuting on April 18. "That was an interesting day at the office," Austin tells EW while reflecting on the events that tr

'The Resident' star Conrad Ricamora on Jake's growing bond with Bell: 'This is a huge step'

On the Fox medical drama The Resident, plastic surgeon Jake Wong (Conrad Ricamora) has been growing closer to his former stepfather, hospital CEO Randolph Bell (Bruce Greenwood). And while it's lamentable that their relationship progressed due to Jake's failed adoption attempt, it's at least a step in the right direction. "Bell is showing he's going to be there for Jake during those critical moments, and he's not going to run away when things get hard like he did when Jake was growing up," Rica

'Rebel' stars Katey Sagal and John Corbett react to premiere shocker: 'They're figuring it out'

EW chats with the cast and creators of the new ABC drama based on the life of Erin Brockovich. Rebel star Katey Sagal knows exactly how to make an entrance, but it was her costar John Corbett who left jaws on the floor in the final moments of the new ABC series' premiere on Thursday night when it was revealed his character Grady wants a divorce. "All I can say is that John Corbett sticks around," Sagal tells EW at a special premiere panel hosted by the network (watch above). "It's a complex re

Alice Braga on why her 'Queen of the South' character is a woman who kicks ass: 'Teresa is a survivor'

Alice Braga on why her Queen of the South character is a woman who kicks ass: 'Teresa is a survivor' As Alice Braga begins her promotional tour in support of the fifth and final season of USA Network's Queen of the South, she looks back proudly at all she and her character Teresa Mendoza accomplished together. "What captivated me about the character, years before I shot the pilot when I read La Reina del Sur from Arturo Pérez-Reverte, was that Teresa is a survivor," Braga recounts to EW ahead

'Mayans M.C.' boss Elgin James says SAMCRO will continue to appear only when it's 'organic'

The Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club lost another member in Tuesday's episode of Mayans M.C., which saw Montez (Jacob Vargas) die at the hands of Palo (Gregory Norman Cruz), who has been lurking in the shadows and plotting his revenge for the slaying of the Vatos Malditos back in the season 2 finale. So what does this mean for the future of SAMCRO in Santo Padre? Showrunner and co-creator Elgin James tells EW the motorcycle club that was the focus of Sons of Anarchy will continue to appear on Ma

'Of Women and Salt' author has a message for Hollywood ahead of novel debut: 'I'm ready'

"My perspective comes from my Cuban and Mexican parents whose immigrant experiences were different due to class and race," Garcia tells EW. "People talk about the immigrant experience but there are many. It depends on where you're coming from, class, race, and status. These are things I've always been aware of because of my own identity." A series of intercon­nected stories told from the perspectives of multiple Latin women, Of Women and Salt transports readers through time (1866– 2019, to be e

Drew Barrymore on her and Cameron Diaz's breaks from acting: 'It's fun to just shift gears'

Although Drew Barrymore wasn't directly inspired to take a break from acting by her bestie Cameron Diaz, she says they were both ready for something more, something different, when they made those decisions individually. "I think that [Diaz] and I are the type of people that don't really want to make any declarations about where we're at," Barrymore tells EW while promoting not a new movie or TV project, but her partnership with Instead, a natural lawn care program. "She could very well end up

H.E.R. says 'it's time to go full throttle' with acting career as she plots Hollywood takeover

"I've been so focused on making music but I think it's time now for me to go full throttle with acting," H.E.R. shares with EW on Friday while recently promoting her appearance in the family comedy currently available to stream. "I'm working on that right now, following my passion for acting." Yes Day stars Jennifer Garner and Edgar Ramirez in the roles of Allison and Carlos Torres, parents of three bright and often rambunctious kids who want an all-day celebration to do whatever they want (wit

Biggie's mom, Voletta Wallace, shares how country music and reggae influenced his rap career

"When he was a little boy and was growing up, I always had the radio on and tuned in to the country music station," Ms. Wallace says. The new documentary Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell, now streaming on Netflix, dives into Christopher Wallace's origin story as the Notorious B.I.G. through those who knew him best: his mother, Voletta Wallace; childhood friend, Damion "D-Roc" Butler; and Wayne Barrow, friend and executor of Wallace's estate. The film also provides insight into the elements that mo
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