It’s the thirty-third episode of our intimate sit-down with some of Hollywood’s well-known actors and rising stars that just so happen to also be close friends with On The List host Brett Gursky. This week’s guest Kellan Lutz joins Brett to talk all about his acting career and his latest movie “The Legend of Hercules”, in which he fulfills his childhood dream of playing “Hercules”. Kellan takes Brett back to the beginning and shares how he got his start- From his first TV show, the HBO comedy series “The Comeback”, starring Lisa Kudrow, to his first film, “Stick It”, starring Jeff Bridges. They also discuss his early roles in the movies “Accepted”, opposite Justin Long & Jonah Hill, and “Prom Night”, opposite Brittany Snow & Scott Porter, as well as his critically-acclaimed HBO miniseries “Generation Kill”. Then they talk all about “Twilight”, the blockbuster, 5-film franchise that catapulted Kellan’s career. He shares behind-the-scenes stories about how he got the role of “Emmet Cullen”, what it was like making the movies, and how they changed his life. They discuss the opportunities that followed, including the Calvin Klein campaign, as well as the remake of “A Nightmare on Elm Street”, “Arena” with Samuel L. Jackson, “Love Wedding Marriage” with Mandy Moore, and “Immortals” with Henry Cavill & Mickey Rourke. Kellan then shares what’s next for him in 2014: The voice of “Tarzan” in “Tarzan 3D”, and also “Expendables 3” with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, & Harrison Ford. “Hercules” hits theaters today, January 10th.
Day or night, Brett Gursky shines in Los Angeles. By Day, Brett is a producer, having worked on such hit titles Hello Ladies and Small Shots. By night, Brett has led in the creation and marketing of some of Hollywood’s most famous restaurants and nightclubs for the Hwood Group. As a host, Brett interviews some of the entertainment industry’s biggest names. His goal: find out how to get “On the list,” a metaphor for making it in Hollywood.