Silent Witness actress Liz Carr finds out a family ancestor was linked to attempted murder during an appearance on BBC's Who Do You Think You Are? Problems arise as "Meg" begins production. Claire is a very ambitious actress under contract at Ace. Corenswet previously worked with Ryan Murphy on his Netflix comedy-drama The Politician. Who are they playing? Where you have seen them before: Another former soap star, Samara Weaving starred in Australia's Home and Away before moving to movies like Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Ready or Not, as well as shows like SMILF and the recent adaptation of the novel Picnic at Hanging Rock. Henry meddles with the film's final cut. Corrie spoilers: Dev rages at Corey for pressuring Asha into underage sex, Coronation Street's Dev suspects Asha is having underage sex with her boyfriend so he threatens him, leaving Asha mortified, EastEnders spoilers: Mick Carter opens up about childhood sexual abuse to mum Shirley, EastEnders' Mick Carter is forced to confront his past as he explains to mum Shirley that Frankie is his daughter after he was abused in a care home, Corrie spoilers: Michael forced to make big decision as he discovers Grace is pregnant, Coronation Street's Michael Bailey sees Grace Vickers in hospital and she shouts to him that she is pregnant before begging him to visit, Silent Witness actress Liz Carr discovers family ancestor was linked to attempted murder. Who are they playing? In post-World War II Hollywood, an ambitious group of aspiring actors and filmmakers will do almost anything to make their showbiz dreams come true. Picking is best known for his film role in Patriot's Day and is soon to appear in Top Gun: Maverick. Woman shares 'creepy' messages from builder after he left halfway through job, A woman who hired a worker to re-plaster her kitchen was left baffled when he left without completing the job - and she received an explicit message explaining why he wouldn't be returning, 'My wife wants to name our baby after her mother but I think she'll be bullied', A husband has said he has used power of veto to refuse the name his wife wants to use for their baby daughter, which she chose in honour of her mum who died when she was just a teenager, Strictly bosses 'monitoring' Maisie Smith and HRVY 'to enforce show's kissing ban', Strictly Come Dancing bosses are said to be keeping a close eye on contestants Maisie Smith and HRVY after the pair engaged in some flirty banter. Who are they playing? Holland plays the part of forward-thinking film studio executive, Ellen. Ellen Kincaid is a casting executive at Ace Studios, Where you have seen them before: Holland Taylor was also a regular on The Practice, and won an Emmy for her role as Roberta Kittleson. Netflix’s starry new drama Hollywood brings together an impressive cast, with Broadway veterans and new talent and plenty of Ryan Murphy’s favourite actors from his portfolio of TV shows. Watch trailers & learn more. Dylan plays the owner of a gas station that provides additional benefits to its customers. Netflix will release Ryan Murphy's revisionist take on tinseltown's Golden Age Hollywood on May 1. Who are they playing? Where you have seen them before: After bit parts in Elementary and House of Cards, Corenswet's breakout role came in Murphy's The Politician on Netflix, where he played the troubled love interest of lead character Payton Hobart (Ben Platt). Here is what you need to know about the cast of Netflix's Hollywood. The Big Bang Theory star Parsons previously worked on The Boys in the Band stage show and television adaptation and on The Normal Heart with Murphy. Krusiec is a film and television actress, having appeared in What Happens in Vegas and Dumb and Dumberer. Archie Coleman, a wannabe screenwriter facing discrimination for being both black and gay. Who are they playing? Weaving is an Australian star who previously starred in soap opera Home and Away but hit the big time with last year's horror hit Ready Or Not. Hollywood is now airing on Netflix for Ryan Murphy fans as it follows a brand-new series set in post-World War Two Tinseltown. Hollywood is released on Netflix on May 1, 2020. Criss is an old hand when it comes to Murphy shows, having played fan-favourite Blaine in Glee, had a guest role in American Horror Story, and won acclaim for his turn as serial killer Andrew Cunanan in American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Where do you know the cast of Hollywood from? You can unsubscribe at any time. In the show, Murphy mixes a number of fictional characters with some real Hollywood stars, played by actors like Queen Latifah. Jake plays the role of the iconic real-life Hollywood idol Rock Husdson. However, which characters in the show are based on real-life figures from Hollywood history and which ones are fictional? After Spain's biggest music star accidentally dies during a concert, a fan seizes the chance to escape his mundane life by adopting his idol's persona. This stylish series from Ryan Murphy, Ian Brennan and Janet Mock earned 12 Emmy nominations, including two wins. Darren portrays up-and-coming director Raymond, who is also in a relationship with actress Camille. Jack Castello, an aspiring but unlucky young actor who is forced to take a job as a gas station gigolo. Pope is a double Tony Award nominee for his work on Broadway, but Murphy was so impressed he cast him in Hollywood and the third season of his LGBTQ+ drama series Pose. Jack gets a leg up on a screen test, Camille runs into typecasting trouble, Raymond pursues his directorial debut, and Archie bonds with a smitten Roy. Netflix will release Ryan Murphy's revisionist take on tinseltown's Golden Age Hollywood on May 1. The legendary Queen plays the part of the real-life legendary Gone with the Wind star who became the first African-American to win an Oscar. Ernie lends a hand — and a whole lot more — when "Meg" hits a budget snag. Henry's scheming at director George Cukor's star-studded party leads Jack to a revelation about his wife — and Roy into a private meeting with Dick. Also starring in Hollywood in lead roles are: Hollywood is released on Netflix on May 1. She is best known for her roles in legal drama The Practice and hit sitcom Two and a Half Men. Michelle plays one of the first major Asian-American movie stars, Anna May Wong. Let us know in the comments below. Hollywood is an ambitious limited series that chronicles the trials and tribulations of wannabe actors, writers, and directors trying to make it big in Tinseltown during the Golden Age of Hollywood. Hollywood is an ambitious limited series that chronicles the trials and tribulations of wannabe actors, writers, and directors trying to make it big in Tinseltown during the Golden Age of Hollywood. Samara portrays the blonde beauty and wannabe actress, Claire. Jim plays a real-life figure in powerful Hollywood talent manager Henry Wilson. What do you think of the line-up for Netflix's Hollywood? The new series boasts big names such as Darren Criss, Holland Taylor, Jim Parsons, and Queen Latifah. He serves as an executive producer on Hollywood, having become fast friends with Murphy, who describes him to The Hollywood Reporter as looking like "an old-time movie star and he can act, too.". Rock Hudson, Vivien Leigh, and Tallulah Bankhead and more appear in Ryan Murphy's Netflix series 'Hollywood'. Netflix's Hollywood cast leads the new drama miniseries, which focuses on a memorable time in Tinseltown. While waiting for his big break, aspiring movie star Jack Castello accepts a job at a local service station that pumps more than just gas. Mantello previousy worked with Murphy on the mini-series The Normal Heart and on the stage with Boys in the Band and its television adaptation. A resilient housewife, her husband and their marriage therapist become mired in a toxic love triangle and a plot to obtain an antique manuscript. Where you have seen them before: Dylan McDermott is based known for The Practice (for which he won a Golden Globe) and has previously worked with Ryan Murphy on series like American Horror Story and The Politician. Harrier is best known for her roles in Spider-Man: Homecoming and BlacKkKlansman. 'Hollywood' Cast: Who Stars in Ryan Murphy's Netflix Show? Since then, she was nominated multiple times for her role on Two and a Half Men and has also starred in movies like Legally Blonde and To All the Boys: P.S. McDermott has previously worked with Murphy on multiple series of American Horror Story and guest-starred in The Politician last year. Avis receives bombshell news about the studio, the actors prepare to audition for "Peg," and Archie faces a devastating change to his screenplay. Who are they playing? Broadway legend LuPone previously worked with Murphy on the series American Horror Story: Coven and Pose. David Corenswet, Jeremy Pope, Darren Criss. (Picture: Netflix) Director Ryan Murphy has returned with another intense series, Hollywood, starring many familiar faces and and a … See the full cast list and how the show's depiction compares to the real people. Also featuring as real-life figures are Kate McGuinness as screen legend Vivien Leigh and Harriet Harris as former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. The period drama is only Murphy's latest with Netflix, following last year's comedy-drama The Politician. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. Where you have seen them before: As well as making history by being one of the few people being nominated for two Tonys for two different roles in the same year, Jeremy Pope starred in indie horror The Ranger. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Who are they playing? The limited series, created by Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, serves as a "what if" scenario as a group of individuals rewrite the script during the Golden Age of Hollywood. Where you have seen them before: Former soap opera actor Laura Harrier started her career on One Life to Live before appearing in movies like Spider-Man: Homecoming and BlacKkKlansman.