Review: Will Roberts delivers an impressive performance in season 2 of “Studio City”

Will Roberts in season 2 of ‘Studio City’. Photo courtesy of ‘Studio City’

Acclaimed actor Will Roberts delivered an impressive performance in Season 2 of “Studio City,” which was recently released on Amazon Prime Video.

He stars as manipulative and controlling movie director Dennis, and he shares gripping and tense scenes with his “Studio City” co-stars Sean Kanan (Sam Stevens), Natalie Burn and Anna Maria Horsford (Jolene Hernandez).

There’s more to this character than meets the eye, and he seems to be the man who started the #MeToo movement in this digital drama, especially when Sam mentions to him that his mother Violet auditioned for one of his movies in the ’70s.

Roberts was hailed by Emmy winner Sean Kanan as “a gifted performer and a tremendous asset on set”. “Will was the perfect actor for this integral part of our story,” Kanan said.

STUDIO CITY tells the dramatic and comedic story of Sam Stevens (played by Kanan), a longtime soap opera actor who stars in the most-watched daytime drama, “Hearts on Fire,” as he struggles to keep his No. on the show, stepping off soap operas into feature films and dealing with his own complicated life that includes some dark secrets regarding his past, including an aging stepfather, the twisted truth of his paternity, and a daughter he never knew existed. .

Will Roberts is an award-winning actor, film and television weapons expert, cowboy, former Cirque du Soleil actor (Vegas), magician (Magic Castle), and he holds two Guinness World Records.

His previous film and television credits include The Redeemer, Signal, Lucifer, The Killer (Netflix), The West and the Ruthless (Amazon) and ABCD2 (Disney). He is infamous for his appearance on “The Ellen Show” as “The Dancing Dad”.

Created by producer, actor, and writer Sean Kanan and Jason Antognoli, “Studio City” Season 2 is directed by Timothy Woodward, Jr. and written by husband-and-wife writing and production team Michele and Sean Kanan. and Timothy Woodward, Jr. Sean Kanan, Michele Kanan, and Timothy Woodward, Jr. serve as the show’s executive producers.

The second season is available now on Amazon Prime Video by clicking here, and it consists of six episodes.

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