I was more thankful that I was blessed with the ability to actually start doing something like living my dreams.” MAKING CONNECTIONS: Moore co-starred in Dope with rapper/record producer A$AP Rocky, whose confidence Moore always admired.
There was a girl who came up and started crying, and she said, ‘Without your show, I wouldn’t be able to feel confident.’” On the subject of being a role model, Blanchard demurs: “I feel like I just kind of do my thing and I appreciate it when people appreciate that.” AMBITIONS: “I like to make short films.
It was my first big, big project, and I learned so much from Jennifer and Ralph [Fiennes].” TEEN WOLF: On landing the show’s starring role, Posey says, “I was excited about being on MTV at 18 years old—that was still one of my favorite channels to watch, and it was the lead.
I got into this little theater program and I just fell in love with it.” TRUE DETECTIVE: “I watched the first season and I was completely obsessed with it,” Arjona says of the HBO series in which she had a Season 2 role, as Taylor Kitsch’s girlfriend.
I didn’t necessarily like ballet as much as I liked the idea of not living at home.” DOUBLE TAKE: “I graduated and was like, ‘Oh, right, I never really wanted to be a ballet dancer.’ It took me a while to realize how much I actually accomplished and how what I learned can be applied to anything—the work ethic, the artistry, what things connect with audiences.” QUICK CHANGE: After graduation he moved to Los Angeles, where he started acting in commercials and other interesting projects like a Master P music video.