Season 17 vertical video of diversity “Actor on Actors” has received more than 35 million views on the entertainment business’s TikTok account During the series, the account gained 150,000 additional followers, surpassing the 1 million follower mark.
This season’s pairings include the stars of the year’s biggest movies, including Janelle Monae with Austin Butler, Cate Blanchett with Michelle Yeoh, and Kate Hudson with Glenn Powell.
Best performing videos in the series include Adam Sandler’s hilarious retelling of how Brendan Fraser was cast in “Airheads,” Margot Robbie’s giddy excitement at Jack Harlow’s name-dropping in a rap song, and Jennifer Lawrence’s bonding moment with Viola Davis over their anxiety. Feel as a mother.
The clips also garnered 13.7 million views Twitter and 6.4 million views on Instagram, over 55 million views across the board of diversity Social channels. On YouTube, the entire conversation has received over 4.6 million views.
“This record-breaking viewership of ‘Actor on Actors’ is staggering and speaks to the power of the work. diversity doing video and longform journalism,” diversity Co-Editor-in-Chief Ramin Setodeh Dr. “Our interviews have become the ultimate and most watched and talked about franchise of award season. On top of our beautiful magazine issue, we are proud to spread the culture in such a big way.”
The four full “Actor on Actors” episodes will premiere on PBS SoCal on Thursday, January 12, at 8:00 p.m. They will perform encores on KCET and public television stations and the World Channel across the country (check local listings). All episodes will be streamed for free on pbssocal.org and the PBS app after their premiere.