Actor and Singer, currently starring in How to Get Away with Murder and soon to be in the upcoming Broadway revival of The King and I, talks about working in the Off Broadway smash Here Lies Love, his most embarrassing moment and his personal favorites.
Congratulations on being cast as Lun Tha in The King and I! What are you looking forward to most about the production?
Tell us about your first car, first job as a teenager and first acting job.
What is one role that you want to play, regardless of gender?
How did you discover you had a talent for singing and acting?
5. What was your most embarrassing moment onstage?
6. What is your favorite NYC spot?
You currently play Ninoy Aquino in Here Lies Love at The Public Theater. What are some of the challenges of performing in a show that is an immersive experience?
What has been the most invaluable advice you have received over the years?
You graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Masters in Fine Arts. What advice would you give to graduating drama students?
What is your favorite book, TV show, movie?
What has been your quintessential New York moment?
You play Oliver on How to Get Away with Murder. The show has many outspoken, passionate fans. What has it been like to be a part of a hit TV show and interact with fans on social media?
Do you prefer television, film or theater? And why?
What are you most passionate about in your own life?
What is your guilty pleasure (reality TV, junk food, etc.)?