“It’s a very isolated family, so it’s all we know, whether they’re brainwashed or not,” Speedman says.
“These grown men, we have our own places but we live at mommy’s house still a lot of time.
Probably even two years or three years ago I wasn’t ready to deal with the complication this guy brings,” Speedman says of his anti-hero role.
I just want to dive in and explore that and test the audience’s patience for what I can get away with — and still have them invested in the character and the show in general.” In Tuesday night’s premiere (9 p.m.
on TNT), we meet 17-year-old Joshua “J” Cody (Finn Cole), who after his mother dies of a heroin overdose, moves in with his estranged grandmother Janine “Smurf” Cody (Ellen Barkin) and his four uncles, whom he soon learns make their living through armed robberies. “We are inviting him into the family, but is he going to get in line with what we are — or are we going to have to do something drastic?
The couple was seen closely eyeing some pricey bling in a couple of major jewelry stores — especially major diamond baubles that could only be described as the kind usually slipped on a woman’s left-hand ring finger. (read more)According to some insiders, they'll soon be engaged. Rumor Explodes on Twitter Naturally, the Sun-Times’ article sent Facebook and Twitter into a frenzy.
The newspaper also added that people who claim to be close to the couple are “convinced” an engagement is inevitable. Fans were simultaneously mourning and celebrating the news. Many other fans were crushed because they hoped to marry him...
At the age of four, he and his family moved to Toronto, Canada.
His big break came when he got a call from a casting agent in the United States that wanted him to audition for a new television series called Felicity.
In 2000, Speedman landed the role of Billy Hannan opposite Gwyneth Paltrow in the film Duets. Speedman won a "Golden Wave Award" for his work on the film.
After ending a four-year run on Felicity, Speedman quickly found success on the big screen. Landing his first major starring role in a feature that same year, Speedman appeared opposite Kate Beckinsale in the supernatural thriller Underworld.
You always sorta can get there but it's scary to jump off the edge.