Lolita Foster, whose passion for theater began at the University, turns a walk-on role into a two-year gig with Netflix's popular show, "Orange is the New Black."
Media Studies Professor William Little teaches political theory, history, sociology and psychology, all through the lens of AMC drama “Breaking Bad.”
School of Commerce alum Teddy Sears turned from his family’s athletic dynasty to pursue a business career, but somehow found himself acting instead. Here’s why.
Filmmaker Mark Pellington (Col ’84) has directed music videos for U2, Pearl Jam, Bon Jovi and Michael Jackson, among others. His latest project is NBC’s Blindspot.
After finishing his collegiate career as UVA’s all-time leading rusher, Thomas Jones (Col ’99) spent 12 years in the NFL before heading to Hollywood.
Alumna and journalist Carielle Doe has been documenting the Ebola outbreak and its aftermath in Liberia.
Kevin Spacey visits UVA; an alumna screens her new short film; fiction and screenwriter James Salter is UVA's current writer in residence
As chief historian for The History Channel, Libby O’Connell (Grad ’79, ’87) makes it her mission to engage the public in history.
Ben McKenzie (Col '01) stars as a young Commissioner Gordon in FOX's new television series Gotham.
The New Yorker said in its "Culture Desk" column that "her debut went without a hitch."
Alumna Sasheer Zamata will make her "Saturday Night Live" debut on Jan. 18.
From acting to TV writing, to novels, one alumnus can do it all.
Two alumni work on The Amazing Race: China Rush
John Brenkus, creator and host of ESPN's Sport Science, explains the physics and physiology of four UVA athletes.