Producer Dean Devlin’s latest project, the engaging crime action series Almost Paradise, reunites him with Leverage and The Librarians actor Christian Kane. I’ve seen two episodes of the Philippines based show, and aside from the awesomeness of having a predominantly Filipino cast and crew, the show is most importantly an engaging watch. During our conversation, Devlin gave a very insightful take on how he approaches his leadership role. Quote and accompanying audio is below!
Along with his television work, Devlin also directed the features Geostorm and Bad Samaritan (a 2018 thriller that I recently saw and dug – it’s currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video). He is also the head of the production company Electric Entertainment, so he knows a thing or two about being a leader:
To listen to the audio version of Devlin’s answer, click on the Soundcloud bar:
Almost Paradise, co-starring Samantha Richelle and Arthur Acuña, airs Monday evenings on WGN America (10/9). My full audio interview with Devlin is available to Patreon members of CinemAddicts.