by Timone Douglas
The latest season from HBO white lotus It features an eclectic cast, including British actor Theo James who is finally enjoying this more diverse phase of his career after getting stickers for being in the Divergent franchise.
James opened up about it in his interview with Vanity Fair, saying, “I felt like I didn’t have the flexibility to move in the directions I wanted. You play a certain type of role and those roles can be pretty boring.” Now James is at the point where he can flex his acting muscles, instead of playing a more typical YA movie character.
white lotus is definitely a step in that direction, as the Mike White-created series portrays upper-class guests and staff at luxury resorts. The second season saw the series move to Italy and a new cast, including Theo James and Michael Imperioli, Aubrey PlazaMurray Abraham, Adam DiMarco, Tom Hollander, Haley Lu Richardson, Megan Fahey, Will Sharp, Leo Woodall, Beatrice Grano, Sabrina Impactatore, Simona Tabasco and the return of Jennifer Coolidge. The series managed to score a lot of Emmy wins in its first season, so perhaps an Emmy is in the future for James.
naturally, white lotus That’s not the only notable step in the right direction Theo James has taken since moving from… forked franchise. She starred in another series for HBO with The Time Traveler’s Wife And he has some notable voice roles like Vesemir in Netflix The Witcher: Nightmare of the White Wolf And like Hector on Netflix Castlevania TV series. Her performance and fan acclaim for her role in white lotusThere will probably be other big roles for him in the future.
Theo James isn’t the only actor who has wanted to take his career in a more eclectic and interesting direction after years of appearing in the YA franchise. Some other notable examples include Daniel Radcliffe and Harry Potter Twilight Roberto Patterson. Radcliffe continued to take on very interesting roles such as Fart’s Corpse Swiss army man Al Yankovic’s Monster Unknown: Al Yankovic a story.
Meanwhile, Robert Pattinson has become a critically acclaimed independent actor, even playing major roles in films such as Principle And the Batman. If Pattinson and Radcliffe’s careers are going well, then Theo James is definitely heading in the right direction. While we probably won’t see him in another season of… white lotusSurely soon there will be more interesting projects to see.
If you missed the second (or first) season of white lotusYou can stream it on HBO Max. Season 2 is still ongoing, and you’ll be able to watch episode 6 when it hits the streaming platform on December 4. This should give you plenty of time to catch up before the end of the season. white lotus It hits the platform on December 11th.
You can also catch Theo James in his next project Gentlemen. The TV series is based on and will also star in the film of the same name by Guy Ritchie Giancarlo Esposito, Kaya Scodelario, Peter Serafinowicz, Vinnie Jones, Daniel Ings and Julie Richardson. There is no release date information yet.