Interview: Paulo Costanzo Talks Directing Royal Pains “Dancing With The Devil”

Paulo Costanzo, who plays Evan Lawson on Royal Pains, is making his directorial debut in the upcoming episode, "Dancing with the Devil." During a recent conference call, TV Equals was able to ask Constanzo about his debut as a director, what his favorite genre to direct might be and more.

On directing his castmates

Costanzo said the Royal Pains cast was very helpful during his stint as a director. "[T]hey were very supportive. Everybody on the crew was very aware that this was my first time. This is my first time directing anything," he said. "I’ve directed a couple short films, but I’ve never actually directed a feature or a TV show. So they all knew how big it was for me."

For Costanzo, directing allowed him to see his castmates in a new light. "Directing them was amazing because I got to see a different side of them," he said. "And I was actually very nervous about that because I didn’t know how they were going to take to me giving them direction. But it turned out to actually be very good." Read More... 


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