ONCE UPON A TIME: Actress Mekia Cox on playing real-life Tiana – exclusive interview

Mekia Cox as Tiana/Sabine in ONCE UPON A TIME | © 2018 ABC/Craig Sjodin

In ONCE UPON A TIME, now in its seventh and final season on ABC Friday nights, the action has moved from the enchanted town of Storybrooke, Maine, to the somewhat more modern environs of Seattle, Washington State. Mekia Cox has joined the cast for this last year as aspiring food truck entrepreneur Sabine. Due to a curse, Sabine doesn’t realize that she is really Princess Tiana (the first African-American Disney princess, originally introduced in the animated film THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG), nor that her best friend and business partner Jacinda is really the likewise bewitched Cinderella. Cox is also […]Read On »

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CHICAGO JUSTICE: Executive Producer Michael S. Chernuchin chats new CHICAGO spin-off – Exclusive Interview

CHICAGO JUSTICE key art | ©2017 NBCUniversal|

CHICAGO JUSTICE is the latest entry in executive producer Dick Wolf’s spectacularly successful NBC CHICAGO FIRE-verse, which also includes CHICAGO P.D. and CHICAGO MED (the verse also occasionally crosses over with LAW & ORDER: SVU). Like its siblings, CHICAGO JUSTICE actually films in Chicago, and shares cast with the other shows as various plot elements can span several series. The difference between CHICAGO JUSTICE and the others is that the new show deals specifically with the State Attorney’s office. Leads on CHICAGO JUSTICE include Philip Winchester as prosecutor Peter Stone, son of original LAW & ORDER prosecutor Ben Stone (played […]Read On »

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CHICAGO MED: Executive Producer Matt Olmstead also talks FIRE and P.D. – Exclusive Interview

CHICAGO MED- Season 2 key art | ©2016 NBCUniversal

As he did with his LAW & ORDER franchise of old, executive producer/creator Dick Wolf is steadily expanding his CHICAGO empire. In 2012, CHICAGO FIRE premiered on NBC. It begins its fifth season Tuesday, October 11. Its first spinoff, CHICAGO P.D., premiered in 2014; it is now in its third season on Wednesday nights. CHICAGO MED, another spinoff about the hospital that serves the fire and police departments on the other two series, has begun its second season on Thursday nights on NBC. Matt Olmstead, who is an executive producer on all three series, co-created CHICAGO P.D. and CHICAGO MED […]Read On »

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CHICAGO FIRE: Taylor Kinney gives the scoop on Season 3 – exclusive interview

Taylor Kinney as Kelly Severide in CHICAGO FIRE | © 2015 Elizabeth Morris/NBC

NBC’s CHICAGO FIRE, now in its third season Tuesdays at 10 PM and renewed for a fourth, is a hotbed of so much action and drama that it’s already birthed one spin-off, CHICAGO P.D., and is now the launching pad for next season’s CHICAGO MED. Taylor Kinney, who plays CHICAGO FIRE’s heroic firefighter Kelly Severide, talks with us about doing crossover episodes, as well as how he feels about Shay’s death, one of this season’s most jaw-dropping stunts and more on the Dick Wolf-produced series. AX: When you do the crossover episodes, do you feel like you are on a […]Read On »

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