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Meet 'Santa Clarita Diet' Actress Liv Hewson with These 10 Fun Facts!

The new Netflix series Santa Clarita Diet is getting a ton of buzz after premiering earlier this month and we caught up with star Liv Hewson to get to know more about her.

The 21-year-old Australian actress plays the role of Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant‘s daughter in the series about a suburban mom who goes through a dramatic change that turns her into a zombie. All episodes of the first season are streaming now!

Here are some facts about Liv that most people probably don’t know. Check it out:

  • 1. Half of my right front tooth is fake.
  • 2. I’m a pretty good knitter.
  • 3. I taught myself how to read the Korean alphabet while filming Dramaworld in Seoul.
  • 4. I secretly think airplane turbulence is fun because it feels like a roller coaster.
  • 5. In high school I once gave a speech on Margaret Atwood‘s “The Handmaid’s Tale” that lasted for an hour instead of the expected fifteen minutes because no one stopped me.

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Meet 'iBoy' Star Bill Milner with These 10 Fun Facts! (Exclusive)

The new movie iBoy has been getting a ton of buzz and it’s now available to stream on Netflix. We chatted with the film’s star Bill Milner to get to know him more and here are 10 Fun Facts about him!

The 21-year-old English actor has previously been seen in X-Men: First Class as a young Magneto and he appeared opposite Jamie Dornan in Anthropoid, another movie streaming on Netflix right now.

Here are some facts about Bill that most people probably don’t know. Check it out:

  • 1. When I was 12, I smoked a cigar with Michael Caine.
  • 2. My go to karaoke song is ‘Islands in the Stream’, but obviously it works better as a duet.
  • 3. I’ve built a boat from scratch, she is called Buoyoncé.
  • 4. I’m a massive West Ham fan.
  • 5. In my lifetime I’ve had as pets: dogs, rats, cats, chickens, ducks, snakes, a gecko, a hamster, ferrets, fishes and a tortoise.

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Miss Sloane's Jake Lacy Tells Us 10 Fun Facts About Him, Including How He Met His Wife!

Jake Lacy has had a great couple of years – he’s been seen in some high-profile roles and he also got married!

The 30-year-old actor is best known for his work in the movies Carol and How To Be Single, as well as for playing Fran Parker on Girls. Now, he’s starring in the new political thriller Miss Sloane alongside Jessica Chastain and it’s in theaters nationwide today.

JustJared.com caught up with Jake to learn some facts about him that most people probably don’t know. Check it out:

  • 1. I drink VT maple syrup straight from the bottle.
  • 2. I once tried to buy a car but couldn’t because there was a warrant for my arrest in North Carolina. I hadn’t paid a traffic violation in years and was a wanted man.
  • 3. My maternal grandmother was born and raised on Molokai.
  • 4. I got in trouble in elementary school for flipping girls’ skirts up at recess.
  • 5. My first real acting job was one scene on Guiding Light. My line was, “You want to see my gun…?”

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Meet 'Search Party' Star Meredith Hagner with These Fun Facts!

Meredith Hagner is someone you’re about to see more of thanks to her role in the new TBS comedy Search Party, so we had her sit down with JustJared.com to learn more about her!

The 29-year-old actress, who you might recognize from guest spots on Royal Pains and Veep, stars alongside Alia Shawkat in the new series.

Here are 10 Fun Facts about Meredith that she shared with us!

  • 1. I moved to NYC at 18 and my first job was passing out flyers in Times Square. I looked so young people thought I was a teenage runaway.
  • 2. I rescued a dog named Bowie that literally forgets anyone he’s ever met. It’s like Memento every day for him.
  • 3. I’ve done a lot of backpacking. Once, I was stalked by two mountain lions in Big Bend National park in Texas. True story.
  • 4. My first acting gig was burping in a voice-over commercial. Not talking, just burping. Really proud of my work in that one.
  • 5. On Thanksgiving my family picks at the skin of the turkey. My mom does a lot of yelling and slapping of hands to make sure its not mangled when the meat hits the table.

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Meet Black Mirror's Malachi Kirby with These 10 Fun Facts

Malachi Kirby is one of the stars of Netflix’ new Black Mirror episodes and we’re getting to know him better with these 10 Fun Facts!

The 27-year-old British actor broke onto the scene with his performance in the mini-series Roots earlier this year and he was recently named one of BAFTA’s Breakthrough Brits!

JustJared.com caught up with Malachi to learn some facts about him that most people probably don’t know. Check it out:

  • 1. My favorite food is apple pie.
  • 2. I once danced with a casting director in an audition and it wasn’t anything to do with the role.
  • 3. I used to have a hamster called Hammy. Hammy was hermaphrodite.
  • 4. I fluctuate in height.
  • 5. I only just started driving, after having a license for 3 years.
  • 6. If I didn’t do acting, I might have pursued a career in athletics.
  • 7. I don’t like zoos and sometimes I fantasize about breaking the animals free.
  • 8. I would love to have a snow leopard as a friend, I think.
  • 9. If I don’t like the smell of something, I won’t eat it.
  • 10. I once used the drain pipe to climb up a block of flats, I went up to the 6th floor and then didn’t know how to get down. I still don’t know how I did it!

Malachi can be seen in the “Men Against Fire” episode of Black Mirror season three, streaming now on Netflix.

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Independence Day's Jessie Usher Sings Opera, Loves Celine Dion, & More Fun Facts!

Jessie Usher is the breakout star of the new movie Independence Day: Resurgence and he definitely has a bright future ahead of him!

The 24-year-old actor plays the son of Will Smith‘s late character from the first movie and he takes his father’s place by helping save the world 20 years later.

JustJared.com caught up with the actor to learn some fun facts about him that you probably don’t know. Check out the 10 Fun Facts we learned below:

  • 1. I was a salutatorian in high school.
  • 2. I’m a huge Celine Dion fan. My favorite song is “To Love You More.”
  • 3. My favorite language is french.
  • 4. I studied culinary arts. My favorite dish to cook would be a baked apple pie or chili con carne.
  • 5. I was born on leap year. When my actual birthday doesn’t come, I celebrate on the 28th of February or just take the entire last week of February and call it my own.
  • 6. My favorite sport is martial arts. I started in Tang Soo Do, tested the waters in Tae Kwon Do and Shorin Ryu Karate, now I study American Kenpo.
  • 7. I sang opera for a Broadway company.
  • 8. The first play I did was Shakespeare’s Richard III.
  • 9. I have a t-shirt line called onexx (120)‎ by Eyantia.
  • 10. My sister’s name is tattooed in Arabic on my back.

Go see Jessie in Independence Day: Resurgence in theaters now!

Meet Your 'New Obsession' Frankie with These 10 Fun Facts!

One of our favorite emerging artists has to be Frankie, whose song “New Obsession” has been in our heads for months!

JustJared.com caught up with the California-based indie pop singer to learn some fun facts about her that you probably don’t know.

Check out the 10 Fun Facts we learned about Frankie below:

  • 1. If I were a food I’d be a french fry. Truffle parmesan are my fav.
  • 2. I’m half Cuban and Spanish. I was named after my abuelo, Francisco. My full name is Francesca but everyone has been calling me Frankie since the day I was born.
  • 3. I have three dimples…and one of them is on my tongue. Real cute.
  • 4. At age 10 I quit piano lessons, taught myself guitar and wrote my first song.
  • 5. Stevie Nicks is my ultimate queen. When I was nine I dressed up as her for Halloween and no one my age knew who I was but I didn’t care.
  • 6. I never stop watching Friends… Once the series is over I start it again. Its sad. I’m currently on my 13th re-watch I think.
  • 7. I wrote “Chaos” with my cousin Maya and we’ve been writing songs together since we were 12. She lives in Australia right now and “Chaos” was written over Skype.
  • 8. Sometimes songs come to me when I’m about to fall asleep or right when I wake up and I’ll record them quickly into my phone and then flush them out. Two of them are on my EP Dreamstate.
  • 9. My favorite movie is Stand By Me… always been one of the boys.
  • 10. My band members are my best friends. We write everything together and Petros produces everything. One big happy family. New Obsession was the first song we wrote together.

Watch the recently released music video for “New Obsession” below!


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