Rebellion

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6 Questions With “REBELLION” Director Aku Louhimies

6 Questions With “REBELLION” Director Aku Louhimies

REBELLION Director Aku Louhimies discusses discusses his “Scandinavian” approach to directing and how his nationality worked to his advantage.

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Ian McElhinney

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Ian McElhinney

Ian McElhinney (“Game of Thrones,” “Michael Collins”) discusses his character’s conservative bent and his on-screen marriage to Dolly (Michelle Fairley).

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Michelle Fairley

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Michelle Fairley

REBELLION’s Michelle Fairley (“Philomena,” “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1″) discusses her character’s take on marriage and parenting.

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Andrew Simpson

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Andrew Simpson

Andrew Simpson (“Song for a Raggy Boy,” “Perrier’s Bounty,” “Notes on a Scandal”) discusses playing a character that isn’t always likeable and getting emotional while making REBELLION.

3 Questions with “REBELLION” Producer Catherine Magee

3 Questions with “REBELLION” Producer Catherine Magee

REBELLION Producer Catherine Magee discusses why trying to make 2015 look like 1916 made her want to cry at times and the pride she felt shooting at a former Irish prison.

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Sarah Greene

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Sarah Greene

Sarah Greene (“Penny Dreadful,” “Burnt,” “The Assets”) discusses why she should wouldn’t be friends with her character, May Lacy.

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Brian Gleeson

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Brian Gleeson

Brian Gleeson (“Stonemouth,” “Darkness on the Edge of Town,” “Snow White and the Huntsman”) discusses playing a man ahead of his time and the complicated relationship his character Jimmy has with his brother Arthur (Barry Ward).

6 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Charlie Murphy

6 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Charlie Murphy

Charlie Murphy (“Love/Hate,” “The Village,” “Philomena”) discusses the duty she felt she had as an Irish person being a part of this historic series.

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Paul Reid

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Paul Reid

Actor Paul Reid (“The Clinic,” “Love Is The Drug”) read poetry from World War I to prepare for his role!

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Tom Turner

3 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Tom Turner

Actor Tom Turner (“Man Down,” “Pat & Cabbage,” “Hotel Babylon”) discusses his very personal connection to the events surrounding Easter Rising.

4 Questions with “REBELLION” Screenwriter Colin Teevan

4 Questions with “REBELLION” Screenwriter Colin Teevan

The Rising itself, after all, was a rebellion of the young radicals against the old conservatives of the British administration and the Redmondite Nationalists, so it is also fitting that Ireland’s young stars are given center stage.

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Perdita Weeks

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Perdita Weeks

Perdita Weeks (“The Invisible Woman,” “Prowl”) discusses the challenges of playing an unlikeable character and the difficulties of working with so much hair.

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Michael Ford-Fitzgerald

4 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Michael Ford-Fitzgerald

Actor Michael Ford-Fitzgerald (“Property of the State,” “Leap Year,” “Five Day Shelter,” “Belonging to Laura,” “The Tiger’s Tail”) discusses what it’s like playing a “bad boy” in REBELLION.

6 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Sophie Robinson

6 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Sophie Robinson

Actress Sophie Robinson (“Taking the Boat,” “Fifteen,” “Pick Your Own”) discusses the “responsibility to do the character justice.”

6 Questions with “REBELLION” Star Barry Ward

6 Questions with “REBELLION” Star Barry Ward

Barry Ward (“Family,” “Jimmy Hall,” “Pursuit”) discusses playing a man who must “question everything he thought to be true.”

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Ruth Bradley

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Star Ruth Bradley

The award-winning actress (“Humans,” “Grabbers,” “Love/Hate”) discusses what attracted her to the show and the challenges of wearing a corset.

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Costume Designer Allison Byrne

5 Questions With “REBELLION” Costume Designer Allison Byrne

Allison Byrne, the Costume Designer for REBELLION, discusses the challenges of creating looks that reflect early 20th century Ireland at the time of the Easter Rising.