Congrats to Brandon Goins. He is now a cast member of two giant hit off Broadway show's which were just recently extended through the end of the year. Brandon is the lead character, Andrew, in the international hit, "My Big Gay Italian Wedding," as well as a part in the world premiere cast of the sequel, "My Big Gay Italian Funeral," as Ezio. And to top off the Awesome Success....Brandon was offered a role in the highly anticipated upcoming new online dramedy "Tainted Dreams."
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Melinda Page Hamilton, the comic relief on Lifetime’s highly-anticipated new Marc Cherry & Eva Longoria (“Desperate Housewives”) produced drama “Devious Maids” (series premiere June 23rd at 10PM ET), Melinda Page Hamilton stars as ‘Odessa Burakov,’ the mysterious yet intriguing Russian militant house manager for Latin pop star ‘Alejandro Rubio’ (Matt Cedeno) that is hell-bent on thwarting the ladder climbing agenda of housekeeper ‘Carmen Luna’ (Roselyn Sanchez of RUSH HOUR 2 and THE GAME PLAN). “Devious Maids” follows five maids who are as clever, witty, outrageous and downright devilish as their rich & powerful Beverly Hills employers. Melinda’s star has been on the rise with memorable roles on hit shows including AMC’s Emmy Award-winning “Mad Men” as ‘Anna Draper,’ widow of the real Don Draper. She also had recurring roles on the HBO series “Big Love” as JJ’s wife ‘Malinda’ and as the sexy nun ‘Sister Mary Bernard’ on ABC’s “Desperate Housewives.” Beginning her acting career in the theatre, Melinda played the title role of “Cornelia” in The Old Globe Theatre’s original production of “Big Love,” on which the hit HBO series was based. She was also the star of Bobcat Goldthwait’s comedy feature film SLEEPING DOGS LIE, which was selected in the main drama competition at the Sundance Film Festival and garnered Melinda a Gotham Award nomination for “Best Breakthrough Actor.” Born and raised in Manhattan’s West Village, Melinda studied English at Princeton University, then went on to attend the prestigious acting program at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Acclimating to life on the West Coast, Melinda is an avid equestrian and spends much of her free time exploring the various parks, gardens & outdoor spaces of Los Angeles with her partner-in-crime, 20-month-old daughter Georgia.
Booked: BLACK AND WHITE
Represented By: Actors Choice Talent Agency
Casting Director: Elizabeth Coulon
Additional Notes: Congrats to Ernest Wells for booking his first principle role!!! Ernest is an excellent actor and is always striving to improve his craft. He is a very dedicated and determined actor. All of your hard work has finally paid off Ernest!! Cant wait to see you on the BIG SCREEN in your principle role!!! We are all so happy for you! :)