04:35 AM EDT 12/22/2014
Originally posted 08/24/2014 06:25PM
It's not easy to make a not-so-good person likeable. But as Galina "Red" Reznikov on Orange Is the New Black, Kate Mulgrew does it oh so well.
The Irish-American actress, who has a string of successful TV roles under her belt, plays the fierce Russian den mother to many of her prison's younger girls, a woman with a tough exterior who's actually kind of crumbling inside. The role earned her an Emmy nomination for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series.
Originally posted 06/13/2014 11:50AM
LeVar Burton is rounding up his friends from the final frontier to help bring Reading Rainbow to every child.
Originally posted 02/02/2014 08:00AM
Orange Is the New Black's Kate Mulgrew reminisced about her early career on Saturday as a presenter at the Writer's Guild Awards in N.Y.C.
Originally posted 05/18/1999 12:00AM
Actresses Fran Drescher ("The Nanny") and Kate Mulgrew ("Star Trek: Voyager") both made news this weekend by delivering unexpected announcements that they are leaving their respective TV shows. For further details:
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