Poppy Drayton is pure magic in “The Little Mermaid”

A soft, lilting voice. A gentle, radiant spirit. It takes an actress with a sweet and special sparkle to convincingly play a mermaid. And, Poppy Drayton is perfect for the role. Well, almost. “I wasn’t the best swimmer in the world to be perfectly honest,” Poppy admitted. “Luckily, I had two months to train before…

Linden Ashby: Fear and curiosity

Linden Ashby has appeared in numerous movies (Iron Man 3, Resident Evil: Extinction, Mortal Kombat) and television series (Teen Wolf, Days of Our Lives, Melrose Place) and he’s worked with so many people (Kevin Costner, Rutger Hauer, Milla Jovovich) that you could play a great game of Six Degrees of Linden Ashby! This Saturday, May…

Diving deep with Steve Alten, author of “The MEG”

For over two decades, readers have been spellbound by the gripping writing of Steve Alten. His absorbing work has traversed the entire timeline of existence from the dawn of life on earth to 12 million years in the future. He mingles fact with fiction to create mesmerizing tales of wonder driven by a palpable sense…

One by one, friends disappear in Brian Cavallaro’s “Against the Night”

“When I was a kid, I went on a tour of Eastern State Penitentiary and thought, ‘This would be an awesome place for a horror movie!’ So the idea has been stuck in my head for a while,” Brian Cavallaro writer, director, producer, and cinematographer of Against the Night (Gravitas Ventures/Ball Four Productions) told Entertaining…

Lifetime Movies: Lydia Look is the “Mistress Hunter”

You just found out that your husband is having an affair. Revenge isn’t enough. You want to crush him and his mistress completely. But you can’t get your hands dirty. What do you do? You call Hannah, the mistress hunter. “I’ll be completely honest with you, the first thing I did when I got the…

Tammy Gillis: Discovering her Personal Legend

“When you want something, the whole universe will conspire for you to have it … Signs [are] when you look around and you see, ‘The universe is talking to me!’ I have to understand this language.” — Paulo Coelho author of The Alchemist “There was this time in my life when I was younger and…

Colin Ferguson: “On Hallmark, it’s about the love”

“The murder rate in these small towns is off the charts!” Colin Ferguson noted. “I guess that hearkens back to Murder She Wrote and Angela Lansbury? There are like 200 people who got killed in that small town.” Luckily, Lighthouse Cove is nowhere near as dangerous as Cabot Cove. At least not yet. To date,…