TV interview: Danielle is bringing favourite prison drama back to life
New Zealand-born actress Danielle Cormack is a familiar face on Australian TV thanks to roles in acclaimed series Rake and Underbelly. Now, she’s set for cult status in the UK too, as she takes the lead role in Wentworth Prison, a contemporary reworking of Prisoner: Cell Block H.
Recently Almost Nerdy had the joy of talking to Adrienne Wilkinson about what she’s been up to lately and what she has in the future. Most of you first met Adrienne when she played Xena’s daughter Eve in the final few seasons of the show. Since then she has had numerous roles in television shows and video games. More recently she has stepped behind the camera. Let’s find out more. On to the questions!
BrotherhoodWorkshop created a very ambitious LEGO version of Peter Jackson's teaser trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'-- "2 months in the making and countless man hours." Not to mention hobbit-hours. Spotted at Laughing Squid where you can view the original trailer. The motion picture is scheduled for release on December 13, 2013. I wish there were going to be a LEGO version of it, too.
The first Defiance™ DLC Pack is here! Unlock the Castithan playable race and battle your way through new Sieges, Story Lines, and Pursuits. Arm yourself with special charge blades, take to all-new Battle Arenas, and prove yourself the Castithan way.
The Votans have landed and planet Earth is a mere shell of what it used to be. Welcome to Defiance, the one town where humans and Votans try to co-exist, bought to you by Syfy in an ambitious move to combine a television series and an MMORPG video game in collaboration with Trion Worlds. Defiance: Season One debuts on DVD and Blu-ray on 15th July.
Danielle Cormack, the transtasman acting darling, is thankful for her best lead actress nomination at the prestigious AACTA Awards in Sydney on Thursday night, but she joins a growing global campaign of A-list women revolting on the red-carpet about coverage they deem vacuous and pointless.