Tuesday, May 06, 2008
Venice Walk starlet on verge of prime time stardom
One of the stars of Robert Hegyes' groundbreaking Internet webisode series, The Venice Walk, is about to break out big and become the next big prime time television star .
TVGuide.com reports that "the enchanting Brea Grant — who made quite the impression as Landry's short-lived rebound girl on Friday Night Lights — is joining the cast of Heroes next season as The Speedster."
The accomplished young Brea played Alli, a flirtatious, emanicipated minor with a thing for drummers and cocaine, in the acclaimed Venice Walk, which centers on a group of Venice Beach delinquents who must report to a parole office played winningly by TV icon-- and Welcome Back Kotter sweathog-- Hegyes.
The series is Hegyes' brainchild and baby. It was executive produced by our pals at Frozen Pictures, is generating hundreds and thousands of hits on has shown up on a number of Internet sites, most recently Unicorn Media.