Mr. Media is recorded live before a studio audience of former ?Once Upon A Time? fans who now prefer ?Grimm? for their daily fairytale requirements? in the NEW new media capital of the world? St. Petersburg, Florida!
By Bob Andelman
Actor Silas Weir Mitchell plays "Monroe" in the high concept NBC fairytale police procedural "Grimm," airing Fridays at 9 p.m. (Photo: Eric Ogden/NBC)
As a former Grimm creature himself, Silas Weir Mitchell?s character ?Monroe? helps Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt, played by David Giuntoli, find his way through a frightening assortment of local legends.
All this happens on the new NBC series ?Grimm,? which is loosely adapted from the classic fairytales.
Silas Weir Mitchell interview with Mr. Media, Bob Andelman
You can LISTEN to this interview with actor SILAS WEIR MITCHELL, star of NBC’s GRIMM, by clicking the audio player above!
If you hesitated to try this show out because you thought it would never last, think again: ?Grimm? is performing well in the ratings in its 9 p.m. Friday timeslot and was recently picked up for a full season.
Silas Weir Mitchell Website
SILAS WEIR MITCHELL audio excerpt: “I am trying to foreswear my creature self, the Big Bad Wolf. I don’t want to be that anymore… I’m trying to be a new kind of creature.”
Stevie Battles gets actor Silas Weir Mitchell into character for NBC's "Grimm." (Photo: Scott Green/NBC)
Bob Andelman is the author or co-author of 12 books, including Mind Over Business with Ken Baum, The Consulate with Thomas R. Stutler, The Profiler with Pat Brown, Built From Scratch with the founders of The Home Depot, The Profit Zone with Adrian Slywotzky, Mean Business with Albert J. Dunlap, and Will Eisner: A Spirited Life. Click here to see Bob Andelman’s Amazon Central author page. He is a member in good standing of the American Society of Journalists and Authors (member page).