When I was 16 years old, my geography teacher was going back to Kenya for the summer and was going to take anyone who wanted to go with him, so I spent the summer in Kenya. BROWN: Is anyone else in your family in the industry? Most of my friends are the people that I grew up with back in Georgia. " And I remember all the kids picking their chosen career paths and I was thinking, If I'm an actor I can be an astronaut was my first audition ever. She was like, "We'll send you out on a couple of auditions—we'll see if you're ready yet.It was a very different way to grow up—especially in the South. I'm the oldest, and then there's my brother Andrew, twin sisters, and a baby sister. BROWN: Did you tease them when you were younger—tell them outlandish tales? It's really helpful to be surrounded by a world that's bigger than the entertainment industry. Maybe we'll hold you back and you'll go to some classes." So they sent me on this pilot audition, which at the time was called BROWN: That's the name of the Melvin Burgess book it's based on. So I went in for the audition, got a callback, got another callback, and then a producer session, and then a studio [session]. STYLING ASSISTANT: AMBER SIMIRIGLIA "A lot of the reason why I wanted to direct was I wanted to talk to actors the way I wished a director would talk to me," explains 29-year-old actor Chris Lowell of his forthcoming directorial debut, , which he just happens to have co-written with his girlfriend. Lowell's ambitious schedule is not as sudden as it seems.
Chris Rock filed for divorce from his wife of 19 years for one simple reason ...
he wasn't happy in the marriage, sources directly connected to the couple tell TMZ.
LOWELL: No—that was a big part of my upbringing that I think really shaped the person I became.
There are a lot of "good ol' boy" schools in the South: you go there, you go to UGA, you marry a girl that goes there, your children go there. I'd been in town for literally weeks; it was Labor Day weekend and my uncle at the time was living in Hermosa Beach.
According to the docs, they've been separated for 2 years ...
though you'd never be able to tell from their show ... Gina cites irreconcilable differences in the papers -- but according to a joint statement ...
they're splitting on good terms, and will continue to run their NYC barbecue restaurant together.
They also say they'll be focusing on their "individual brands" ... They have 2 daughters, but both are over 18 -- so, no child support.
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