John Pope does not appear in tonight's episode of Falling Skies.
But Colin Cunningham has already made quite the impression on fans of this TNT hit, ever since he first appeared on hour two of the pilot and simply exchanged many words with Noah Wyle's Tom Mason.
"We spent a lot of time on it," Cunningham told me of the scene where Pope and an abducted Tom simply talk about their lives. "Noah is an exceptional actor. He's brilliant. And it was a collaborative effort... there was a helluva lot of dialogue and it was a feather in my cap they thought I could handle it.
There were no aliens running. No fancy editing or explosions to cover it up. It was just actors doing what actors do." Read More...