Stephan James

One of the year's best shows, Amazon's taut thriller gives the actress something fresh to work with, finally.
What does it mean to be a hero? What can we learn from our heroes? How shall we treat them? Two current films, "Race" and
Biopics are either really good or really cheesy. There's no in between with me. Imitating a person that you've studied for the role is really hard to do. In my opinion, the best biopics are of people unknown or those who are long dead - by like 20 years.
"If you were in 'Harry Potter,' you would totally be in Gryffindor."
Stephan James, who played Representative John Lewis in Selma, plays another 20th-century icon in Race, the story of Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Stephan James portrays Owens during the Nazi-impacted 1936 games.