Hollywood In Nome, Alaska, review of rape ‘chilly conditions’ hits a wall

NOME, Alaska — The two cops — the cold case detective from Virginia and the evidence technician from Alaska — had a mission. Sift through more than a decade of grim stories from this small city set between the Bering Strait and Alaska’s western tundra. Nome’s new police chief, another Virginia transplant, asked the two…

Hollywood In Nome, Alaska, overview of rape ‘chilly circumstances’ hits a wall

NOME, Alaska — The two cops — the cold case detective from Virginia and the evidence technician from Alaska — had a mission. Sift through more than a decade of grim stories from this small city set between the Bering Strait and Alaska’s western tundra. Nome’s new police chief, another Virginia transplant, asked the two…

How Taking a look For Alaska Saved The ‘Essence’ Of The New But Added ‘Extra Life’

Sofia Vassilieva hadn’t read Looking For Alaska before landing the role of Lara Buterskaya in Hulu’s eight-episode adaptation of John Green’s beloved debut novel. But it’s not like she couldn’t connect to the character who so vividly jumped off the pages of showrunner and executive producer Josh Schwartz’s script. Vassilieva, a first-generation American, could empathize with Lara’s immigrant…