If you’ve watched TNT‘s new, intense, sci-fi series Falling Skies, you’re familiar with actor Peter Shinkoda‘s character Dai. And if you think that Dai’s ass kicking ways seem to come natural for Peter, well, you’d be right. In fact, when Peter was first introduced to his character, he admits it was just the character he’d envisioned himself playing.
Of course, you may also know Peter from movies like I, Robot, Paycheck and as “Sektor” in Warner Bros’ Mortal Kombat: Legacy web-series.
I recently had the chance to chat with Peter, while on his way to Comic Con. Read what the actor had to say about his role and what we can expect from the series as the season comes to a close. Oh yes, and the burning question… Does he believe in aliens?
STELLA: I wanted to get started by asking you to tell me a little bit about your show, Falling Skies, on TNT, for those who aren’t familiar with it.
PETER: Sure, Falling Skies, is a science fiction drama from Steven Spielberg and TNT. It takes place in the aftermath of a global alien invasion and specifically deals with a handful of survivors and rebels that belong to an outfit called the second Massachusetts. Tom Mason, the lead, playing the father of three sons, one is abducted already when the story starts…
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