The Artistic Angle of Ron Maxwell’s “Copperhead”

I would just like to start off this post with an announcement, to tell you all that the official website for Copperhead: The War at Home will be experiencing a complete redesign and upgrade in the coming days. This post below was going to be my latest write-up, and since I don’t know if I…

Copperhead Courier: Meet Director Ron Maxwell

As I said last week, my coverage of Copperhead will be moving to their official website and blog, called the Copperhead Courier. If you have been following it so far, you will note that the few posts I have put up were already posted on this site. I just wanted to get the juices flowing…

“Copperhead” Behind the Scenes Video (Week 3)

This latest Behind-the-Scenes video for Copperhead takes a look at the immense role of the background performers involved in the production, and really shows how the casting for extras is just as important as that of the lead roles, because they add so much, each having their own special talents and authentic look. We see…

Exclusive “Copperhead” Photo Update: Maxwell with the Ladies

Here is a nice photo of director Ron Maxwell with some of the fine actresses of Copperhead looking as sharp as ever. From left to right: Mary Fay Coady (Janey), Genevieve Steel (M’rye), and Andrea Lee Norwood (Till). It’s great getting all these behind-the-scenes images. Enjoy! And of course, please visit the special page we…

“Copperhead” Interview: Actor Josh Cruddas

When the producers of Copperhead signed Josh Cruddas, they probably did not realize they were getting someone with so many talents. A 21-year-old up-and-coming actor of many different mediums like theater, radio, television, and film, as well as writing music, the Canadian-born Cruddas now finds himself involved in the biggest project of his young career,…

“Copperhead” Behind the Scenes Video (Week 2)

Here is the next installment of the weekly Copperhead video update, this one talking to some of the local New Brunswick actors involved in the filming. What interested me the most, though, was a brief look at both Angus Macfadyen and Francois Arnaud in one of their scenes, as well as an expanded view at…