02.02.17

Ali Stroker Discusses Her Career As A Broadway Performer

Stroker became the first performer in a wheelchair to be featured on The Tony Awards after making her Broadway debut in the nominated Spring Awakening revival (being the first performer in a wheelchair to appear in a Broadway show). She also appeared on the hit FOX show "Glee." She is a graduate of NYU’s renowned Tisch School of the Arts’ Drama Program. She’s in LA for all of January, leading the Orange County School of the Arts’ prestigious ‘Performing with the Pros’ Program which gives over 40 students a chance to study & perform with a celebrated Broadway star. Interview at 692 Broadway in NYC for BUILD Series.

Larry Charles

Larry Charles takes "funny or die" to another level in his new Netflix series, "Larry Charles' Dangerous World of Comedy." Find out about his experience traveling to all parts of the world to dissect the universal need for comedy. (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Matt Medved, Sowmya Krishnamurthy & Kevan Kenney

Offset's new album, "Father of 4," remembering Kurt Cobain and a "Forget About Dre" throwback...we covered a lot of ground in this week's Weekend Listen. Be sure to tune in! (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Lindsey Vonn

Beauty, brains and brawn! 💪 She may have just retired but Lindsey Vonn is not slowing down. She's working on a business and maybe even heading to Hollywood. Hear all the details. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Nina Nesbitt

We obviously had to go with pink for Nina Nesbitt! ✌️ The young, talented musician opened up about what inspired her new LP, "The Sun Will Come Up, the Seasons Will Change." (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Reba

The one and only Reba! 😍 There's a reason why everybody loves this woman. If you don't know why just tune in to our chat with her and we promise you will. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

The Season 11 Queens of "RuPaul's Drag Race"

Too much slayage in one photo! 😩 From woke words about representation to shady moments about other queens, you absolutely DO NOT want to miss our Monét X Change hosted-chat with the fabulous bunch of "RuPaul's Drag Race" season 11. (Photo Credit: Noam Galai & Mike Pont /BUILD )

Jay Baruchel & Dean DeBlois

We hate to see "How to Train Your Dragon" come to an end. 😢 BUT we had the pleasure of chatting with two of the men who've made it such a success, star Jay Baruchel & director Dean DeBlois, about the final film. Tune in! (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Emily Hanes & Jimmy Shaw of Metric

We love a good performance at BUILD and Metric delivered! 🎼 Be sure to check out their set as well as the talk we had with them about their latest album, "Art of Doubt." (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Morris Chestnut

The word "striking" comes to mind. 😏 Be sure to check out our talk with the talented actor about his new NBC show, "The Enemy Within," black representation and more. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Trisha Yearwood

Trisha Yearwood is an author, entrepreneur, actress, host and award-winning country artist! 🤯 We had the pleasure of sitting down with the multi-talented star to talk her latest album, "Let's Be Frank." (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Andy Karl & Orfeh

👈 Now that's how to surprise a loved one on Valentine's Day! 😍 Tune in to our chat with "Pretty Woman: The Musical" stars and husband-wife couple, Andy Karl & Orfeh. (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Dane DeHaan

He's played a super-powered teen, Spider-Man's best friend, a space soldier and soon we'll see him play the infamous Billy the Kid. Hear what it was like working with the likes of Chris Pratt and Ethan Hawke in his new western, "The Kid." (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Matt Smith & Ondi Timoner

These two know their way around a camera! 📸 Watch "Mapplethorpe" director Ondi Timoner and star Matt Smith discuss how they approached telling the story of the iconic photographer, Robert Mapplethorpe. (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Julie Mintz & Moby

It was our first BUILD All Access and there were no better guests to do it with than with Julie Mintz & Moby! You absolutely don't want to miss our time with them. (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Jack Falahee

Started the day on the right foot w/ good scotch and Jack Falahee! From his first taste of whiskey to what he enjoys most about working on "How to Get Away with Murder," tune in to our talk. 🥃 (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Matt McGorry

He may play a conflicted character in ABC's "HTGAWM" but Matt McGorry couldn't be a nicer, standup guy! Check out our talk with the actor and social justice activist. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Nick Frost, Paige Bevis, Florence Pugh, Lean Headey & Jack Lowden

It was a family affair with this beautiful bunch! It was a pleasure to explore "Fighting with My Family" with the cast of the film and Paige Bevis, who the film is based on.  (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Marina de Tavira & Yalitza Aparicio

Loved "Roma" ? If you did, these two Oscar-nominated ladies are probably why! Watch our discussion with actresses Yalitza Aparicio & Marina de Tavira about the film. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Chantal Rochelle, Madison Vain & Kevan Kenney

The Grammys are upon us! Get the hottest takes on who's going to win what from our music experts. And find out what's NOT going to happen from some very special commentators. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Brandon Scott Jones, Rebel Wilson & Liam Hemsworth

Isn't this pic just 😍? Don't miss our great chat w/ Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth & Brandon Scott Jones, stars of the new rom-com, "Isn't It Romantic."  (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Stephanie J. Block

Is there anyone else who could embody Cher as well as Stephanie J. Block?! Nope! Find out what the actress has taken away from working with / portraying the icon. (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Tarell Alvin McCraney, Kyle MacLachlan, Zazie Beetz, Bill Duke, Sonja Sohn, Melvin Gregg & André Holland

"Moonlight's" Tarell Alvin McCraney & Steven Soderbergh teamed up to create the new Netflix film, "High Flying Bird." Be sure to check out our insightful talk with McCraney and the cast. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Keke Palmer

BUILD ❤️ Keke! Always a blast chatting with the incomparable and delightful Keke Palmer! Tune in to our chat with the multi-talented actress. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Rita Moreno

It's not every day we find ourselves in the graces of an EGOT winner who is truly a class act. Yes, we're talking about the one & only Rita Moreno! You don't want to miss our English or Spanish BUILD with her. (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Matthew Broderick, Shawn Snyder & Géza Röhrig

Funny, unique and touching, "To Dust" has everything you want in a film. And those same elements can be found in our talk with stars Matthew Broderick, Géza Röhrig and director Shawn Snyder, so be sure to tune in. (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Taylor Schilling

That dress though! 👌 The lovely Taylor Schilling told us all about her time working on the new horror, "The Prodigy." Find out why the actress wants to keep working in the genre. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

Justina Machado

Justina Machado's energy is warmingly infectious! We promise you'll be in a good mood after watching our time with the "One Day at a Time" actress. Tune in to either her English or Spanish BUILD, or even better, both. 😊 (Photo Credit: Jammi York /BUILD )

Drake Bell

The talented Drake Bell is branching out and expanding upon his already-massive fanbase with his new Latin single, "Fuego Lento." Hear all about what prompted the move and more. (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Anthony Mackie

Anthony Mackie legit had us cracking up! 😂 From throwing up during skydiving to his favorite death scene, don't miss our great time with the "Miss Bala" star. (Photo Credit: Noam Galai /BUILD )

Ally Brooke

Low key you should check out our BUILD with music sensation Ally Brooke! 😉 Hear all about her first single and how she feels about flying solo. (Photo Credit: Mike Pont /BUILD )

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