Prison Break Features KD Conservatory Faculty, Alumni and Instructors

Throughout its four seasons, the Fox television series Prison Break was popular with audiences and critics alike, earning Emmy and Golden Globe nominations and winning both a People’s Choice Award and ALMA Award in 2006. In addition, however, it appears that Prison Break was popular with another crowd: a number of KD Conservatory alumni, faculty, and instructors have made appearances on the series throughout the years.   T.A. Taylor Relationship to KD Conservatory: Faculty, Acting Program Chair of Acting Degree Program Role on Prison Break: Pickup Truck Driver (“Hell or High Water”) About the Character: When Whistler needs to make… read more

KD Conservatory’s Rex McGee Talks Emmy Predictions

As an established and respected screenwriter, KD Conservatory instructor Rex McGee knows a thing or two about good, entertaining storytelling. That’s why he was the perfect guest to join WFAA-TV Dallas/Ft. Worth’s Jonathan Betz on the morning of the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards to discuss his top predictions for category winners. During the discussion, McGee disclosed who his top picks were for three main categories – best comedy series, best drama series, and best miniseries – and shared his impressions on some of the leading nominees. So, how did he do? Were his predictions right? Let’s find out:   Outstanding… read more