Well, imposter syndrome is a real thing that plagues so many artists. Not possible! I have a great relationship with Marvel and the guys there, but why didn’t they, even if it wasn’t with me, pursue that? Right. It was a small shift, but it was a shift into the film business in a bigger way,” he mused. The one big thing that seems to be an issue is getting COVID insurance, and you can’t get the movies bonded unless they’re insured, so we’re working really closely with everyone else in town to create the protocol, and it looks like the federal government is gonna pass something that will help backstop any lawsuits that insurance companies won’t cover. Actor and producer Frank Grillo in New York in October 2018. So, I would do it in a heartbeat.”, “I would love for a meeting to help them develop it. I’m with my kids a lot, so I’m busy all day long, it’s just a different way of being busy. It was a fun thing to do. Very clearly, this is an unusual role for him, after he’s made a career of tossing punches across screens, both big and small, for decades. He has worked for, and with, the biggest brands, Simon Thompson is a freelance journalist and producer originally from the UK but now living and working in Los Angeles. A role that accelerated and consolidated Grillo’s profile and popularity was Brock Rumlow, aka Crossbones in three movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Endgame. She was so much fun to work with, and so easy to work with. Budgetarily, Joe and I like to live anywhere from $5 million to $20 million, but ideally, we prefer to stay right in the $12 million range,” he confirmed. “That’s our sweet spot. Maggie’s a phenomenal actress, and she’s really cool. All Rights Reserved, This is a BETA experience. Once the show got picked up, we made a mission statement that we wanted at the very least to make the people involved with the sport proud. Kurz & Knapp: All Rise, Archer, Quibi, Queen of the South, Flashdance-Serie, Lightyears... News: Staffel 1 von "Prodigal Son" erscheint im September 2020 digital, Dr. House: Episode, #5.20 Der größte Schritt, News: Jesse Spencer hat im Juni 2020 seine langjährige Partnerin Kali Woodruff geheiratet, Dr. House: Episode, #5.23 Bis unter die Haut. When, as an actor who primarily does movies, you get an opportunity to join such a high-level TV show like Billions, you jump at the chance. The guys called my agents and asked if I’d be interested in doing a role that was a little bit of a departure. The first table read I was at was with Julianna Margulies; she’s a big name, and like me, she has a recurring role. Frank Grillo recently joined InsideHook readers for an intimate live conversation hosted by contributor Charles Thorp. Frank Grillo recently joined InsideHook readers for an intimate live conversation hosted by contributor Charles Thorp. They had to chase down an artisan pizza maker who makes his pies paleo. Mel Gibson and I have a movie coming out called Boss Level, and he and I have a fight at the end. I had worked with an artist to brush up on my painting skills. All rights reserved. Why isn’t Crossbones somewhere in the mix? We’re in, and we’re out. So with our first scene together, it was a very simple kind-of scene, and we both had to talk to these counselors, who were making us feel like we were six-year-olds. Frank Grillo as Tanner on "Billions." You don’t believe you’re as good as anyone says you are. It looked pretty good, how did it taste? So many people ask if there’s gonna be The Grey 2. So I asked if they could get me pizza with either almond flour or any flour that isn’t regular flour. As an aside, you mentioned Liam Neeson, which reminds me that on Instagram the other day, you jokingly hashtagged #TheGrey2. We have an overall deal with a Chinese company that supplies us with financing. You’ll see that he’s not quite as confident in exactly what he’s presenting himself to be. If they presented the opportunity to do another Purge movie, I would do it in a second.”. It was the most exhausting, amazing thing, and he said it was the most exhausting fight he’d ever had. He has worked for, and with, the biggest brands in the industry including Variety, Reuters, E! You know it’s funny, I am hesitant to say anything about the Avengers movies, because every time I do stories are written that make it seem like I’m waiting by the phone, but I am really not. Kürzlich wurde auch Julianna Margulies für eine Nebenrolle verpflichtet.Frank Grillo spielte in "Prison Break" die Figur Nick Savrinn. He continued, “Liam did Taken at 58 and became a movie star. I’m unfortunately a single dad once again, so my time with my kids is not as frequent as it used to be, and I wanna make it count. And Nico delivers some exposition about how buildings and empires and relationships come down. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Lisätietoja tietojesi käytöstä antavat Tietosuojakäytäntö ja Evästekäytäntö. What is it like squaring off with Damian Lewis when he is in Axelrod mode? I would love to have something like a three-picture franchise in my world. Erfahrt hier, wen er spielen wird. He can be found on Twitter @ShowbizSimon and you can see more of his work on his website. Launch dates for broadcast, cable and streaming programs, Up-to-date lists for broadcast, cable and streaming series, Pandemic-proof vs. pandemic-contingent broadcast lineups, Signup for Breaking News Alerts & Newsletters, Get our latest storiesin the feed of your favorite networks. And I realize that you are not just a tough guy, but you’re very much known for fight scenes. Simon has covered everything from red carpets to the Oscars as well as having created, scripted, produced and presented a range of primetime entertainment news shows on major networks.