Faces New and Old Take Over Cinema and Television

16 Nov Faces New and Old Take Over Cinema and Television


Y’lan Noel

Y’lan Noel is a graduate of NYU Strasberg 2007-2009. He has been a working actor in New York since his graduation from NYU.  His most recent role includes Daniel in the critically acclaimed HBO series Insecure. In the following article he discusses his character’s most recent progression with Issa Rae. Warning: Spoilers





Scarlett Johansson

In the upcoming film Ghost in the Shell, alumna Scarlett Johansson is a synthetic cyborg named The Major. The Major leads the elite task force Section 9 in a bid to stop criminals and extremists in a futuristic Tokyo. In this most recent article posted on Cinema Blend, Scarlett discusses how other characters, such as Black Widow (Marvel’s Avengers) inspired her work as The Major.



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