"It’s rare that I’ve been on a set where it feels like it crackles..."
Shea Whigham is an actor in demand. Sometimes, it genuinely feels like he's popping up in everything. Over just the last few years, you may have seen him in Boardwalk Empire, Agent Carter, Kong: Skull Island, Fargo, Death Note, Narcos, Waco, Sicario 2, or Bad Times At The El Royale, and that's to name but a handful of his screen appearances. The man works.
His latest role is in Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail's new Amazon series, Homecoming, opposite Julia Roberts, and he's been talking about making it with Collider, where he also got drawn in to some discussion about his character in Hangover director Todd Phillips' Joker movie.
"We’re in the middle of it, right now. It’s intense. For me, it’s as good as it gets.