Dana Davis has joined NBC’s “Heroes” as a regular, playing a new hot young hero, reports Variety.. One thing about them is funny, but they have this love for where they are. Dana Davis Q) What has been your most memorable moment from filming “Heroes?”. She lost her mom and is recovering from the storm. I love forming relationships and keeping in touch. Q) Do you keep in touch with your former “The Nine” castmates? They have this heart of gold and I sort of look at the people of New Orleans for my inspiration and the background for the character Monica. Yes, some of the many (many) Heroes newbies aren't quite yet dazzling us with their different-ness. He treats everyone like they are the Executive Producer of the show. He’s so sweet and I just love him. Q) Was there instant cast chemistry when you joined? Now that I'm on the show, seriously - I sleep like a baby. Q) If you could have any powers, what would they be? I loved doing that. Davis played Chastity Church in the ABC Family series 10 Things I Hate About You (Gabrielle Union played the character in the film) appearing in all 20 episodes. She is a skilled violinist and attended Loyola Marymount University where she earned her bachelor's degree in Music in 2006. I told his mom that when I have kids I’m going to call her and find out exactly what she did so I can have a Noah because he’s so awesome. With “Heroes,” you get your fix once a week. Dana Davis … Dana Davis stars in NBC’s Emmy nominated ensemble drama series “Heroes” as Monica, a young woman with newfound special abilities who would give up everything to help the people around her. Q) Please tell us about your character Monica on the hit show “Heroes.”. She uses "Dana L. Davis" as her pen name, while retaining "Dana Davis" for her acting roles. It’s important and it makes the hours go by quicker. Sci Fi films things like. She can do, literally, anything she sees and the physical ability she can do. Nikki arrived to the building, and rushed inside to save Monica. As of now, all Monica can do is copy all human physical capabilities. Heroes merupakan sebuah siri televisyen yang berasal daripada Amerika Syarikat, hasil ciptaan Tim Kring yang telah ke udara pada 25 September 2006. Davis was born in Davenport, Iowa, and attended Davenport North High School. A) Monica is just this girl with a heart of gold and when we met her she was just recovering from the effects of Katrina. The end was only the beginning. La Padura also states that Masi Oka was the easiest actor to cast although casting the character was difficult due to a small pool of Japanese-speaking actors. In July 2007, The Hollywood Reporter declared that Davis would be joining the second season of the TV series Heroes, as Monica Dawson. They are just so inviting and warm. “Heroes” follows the lives of ordinary people who discover they possess extraordinary abilities. Dana Davis (born October 4, 1978) is an American actress and author, known … Dana L. Davis is a novelist and Hollywood actress with previous series regular roles as: Carmen Phillips on TNT’s Franklin and Bash and modern day mimic Monica Dawson on NBC’s cult series Heroes. You must be logged in to post a comment They are really down to down Earth. NEAR MINT CONDITION - PUT IN PLASTIC UPON RECEIPT. It’s a really fun movie. Dana Davis (1978 - ) Prom Night (2008) [Lisa Hines]: Throat slit by Johnathon Schaech in an under-repair area of the hotel. The woman who added some fun to the somewhat serious show by doing a pro-wrestling move to … Dana Davis Biography, Age, Career, Bones, Movies and Interview. FEEDBACK Please feel free to ask any questions before bidding I try very hard to be fair and honest and to give you very good customer service and strive for a 5 star rating She also starred as Lisa Hines in Prom Night (2008). Her grandmother is also there, but she is kind of ailing. Hawkins and first cousin of Micah Sanders. Davis played the role of Peyton in the hit film Coach Carter (2005) alongside Ashanti. Dana Davis, Noah Gray-Cabey, Greg Grunberg, Adrian Pasdar, Zachary Quinto and Milo Ventimiglia also star. They call it “adoptive muscle memory” on the show. and family to Southern California in order to hide her indestructible abilities. Dana Davis Hot Pics. A) I do! I worked with Sendhil [Ramamurthy], who is amazing and I love him to death. I’ve worked with Ali Larter and I work a lot with Noah. Life can kind of be boring and with “Heroes,” there is never a dull moment. However the poll suggests that a big majority - 79% - of … LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Dana Davis has joined NBC’s hit sci-fi drama “Heroes” as a regular, playing a new young hero. She has the power of muscle mimicry, meaning she can master instantly any physical skill she witnesses. When asked in a November poll, what should the 42-year-old American wear to look even hotter, the large majority of respondents - 88 percent - said they wanted her to wear a bikini. A) I’m sort of locked in to just doing “Heroes.” The quote on her MySpace page was: “Save the cheerleader. When I first started, everyone was saying, “Have you met Noah?” or “Wait until you meet Noah!” I was like, “Ok, I get it. Q) What are the recent projects that you are working on? You work long hours together so you can’t help, but become good friends. MY HEROES - DANA DAVIS. A) I was a huge fan of the show! She had to drop out of school and take on the role of mother to her little brother and to Micah (who is played by Noah Gray-Cabey). Though she was at the time working on the criminally short-lived series The Nine, Davis and her friends would have Heroes parties for every new episode. Q) What are the recent projects that you are working on? I was a diehard fan and when I heard they were adding a new character it was so exciting. Dana: “Heroes” didn’t get the same critical or fan acclaim in season two, so I think the creators felt a lot of pressure because the ratings dropped and it wasn’t nominated for any Emmys. Claire has moved with her father H.R.G. I would also love Monica’s powers because I would join the NBA and try to impress the men in my family. Filmography Suburban Swingers Club (2019), Unveiled (2015), The Right Girl (2015), High Moon (2014), Jennifer (short) (2012), Nick of Time (short) (2010), Relative Stranger (2009), Prom Night (2008), Testing Bob (2005), Coach Carter (2005), Raise Your Voice (2004), No Prom for Cindy (short) (2002) She is a native of Davenport, Iowa. I’ve been lucky because they have been nothing, but good to me. and family to Southern California in order to hide her indestructible abilities. A lot of people wonder if she can do supernatural things, as well. I would say my most memorable moment is getting to know him and forming a relationship with him. There she encounters a young man with a secret of his own. Dana Davis Q) What made you want to be a part of the show? A) I think the most memorable moment for me is working with Noah because he’s such an awesome kid. A book? I had gotten a huge stack of pilots last year, before “Heroes” aired, and I remember being bored with all of them. A) I think I would like to teleport because I hate flying. Volume 2 of the Emmy-nominated phenomenon introduces new stories — and new heroes — following the apocalyptic showdown in New York City. For me, I have to do stunt work and I do have stunt doubles, as well, but a lot of the things I have to do too. By starrymag | February 24, 2014. I remember coming across “Heroes,” thinking “Oh my gosh!” I was so excited that I called my friends and said, “I have the next new hit! She has a cool power. He treats everyone with the same kindness and is genuine. I find it challenging with all the physical things I have to do. She currently stars on the animated series Star Vs. the Forces of Evil, Craig of the Creek, and She-Ra. Dana Davis (born October 4, 1978) is an American actress and author, known for playing Monica Dawson on the NBC series Heroes (2007), Chastity Church on the ABC Family television series 10 Things I Hate About You (2009–10) and Carmen Phillips on the TNT series Franklin & Bash (2011-2013). For Disney, she played Jasmine and performed Theater Queen in the That's So Raven episode "The Road to Audition". Dana Davis is an American actress best known for her role as private investigator Carmen Phillips in the comedic legal-drama series Franklin& Bash. Dana Davis (born October 4, 1978) is an American actress, known for playing Chastity Church on the ABC Family television series 10 Things I Hate About You (2009–10) and Carmen Phillips on the TNT series Franklin & Bash (since 2011). She has also appeared in Veronica Mars, That's So Raven, The O.C., Gilmore Girls, Point Pleasant, Pushing Daisies, and Hidden Palms. It’s Monday night and then you’re excited because in one week you get to watch it all over again. Right away, they welcomed me and they are just nice people. She’s arguably the best new character on season 2 of “Heroes,” but who is Rising Star Dana Davis, the actress who plays Micah’s mimicking Aunt, Miss Monica Dawson? You go into this world and escape so I think that’s what is so intriguing about it. In July 2007, The Hollywood Reporter announced that Davis would be joining the second season of the TV series Heroes, as Monica Dawson, who was described as a "young hero" willing to "give up everything to help the people around her". In the movie, there is a slasher on the loose, but it is set with the backdrop of the most awesome Hollywood style prom that you could ever imagine. Dana Davis played Gretchen in the season seven Grey's Anatomy episode Superfreak. Her second novel, The Voice In My Head, was published by Harper Collins and released on May 28, 2019. It’s a fun power! Sci Fi films things like Spiderman and Batman, we only get once a year. Q) What is your latest obsession? I was the new kid on the block, but they didn’t make me feel that way at all. I’ll come home from work and it is one o’clock in the morning and I’m so tired, but I’ll think, “I have to rock out, just once!” I’m sort of obsessed with it. I just think that’s important. Volume 2 of the Emmy-nominated phenomenon introduces new stories — and new heroes — following the apocalyptic showdown in New York City. She auditioned once for the role and was cast. I sort of look to that to have that spirit. It's funny because before I joined the cast of 'Heroes,' I was an insomniac. I wish I could close my eyes and be somewhere else and not have to sit five hours on a plane to get back home (since I’m from the Midwest originally). A) I came into it so nervous because I was a fan of the show. The end was only the beginning. Those are probably the only “heroes” I’ve gotten to work with, but we do see each other a lot because of the events we go to with the press. So, I was kind of thrust into the stunt world from jump roping, to juggling, to playing the piano and the WWE wrestling moves. It’s going to come out in April of 2008 and it stars Brittany Snow and myself. The 619 saves the day on this week's episode of Heroes. Was a singer with the group "Necessity." Davis: Well, I would just say to fans of Monica's, I don't want to disappoint them, but her storyline wraps up fairly quickly. According to series creator Carter Covington, Davis asked out of her contract after the 20 episodes to explore new career opportunities, so Chastity was written out as transferring to a new school; the show was cancelled shortly after the episode aired.[1]. What is known is that she graduated from Davenport North High School and would later graduate from Loyola … There she encounters a young man with a secret of his own. Everybody wishes they could have super powers and it is fun to go into that world. 0 comments. I thought, “No one can play Monica, but me!” I felt really connected to the character and who she was. A) Right now, I have this really weird and crazy addiction to Guitar Hero. I think that 'Heroes' really is about family. Share. Davis has also appeared in Veronica Mars, That’s So Raven, The O.C., Gilmore Girls, Point Pleasant, Pushing Daisies, and Hidden Palms. We’re constantly getting in trouble on set because we’re laughing and giggling too much. A sport? Life can kind of be boring and with “Heroes,” there is never a dull moment. While Monica's younger cousin, Micah, is watching a WWE pay-per-view, Monica observes Rey … People from New Orleans just love the city. A) There is so much! Claire has moved with her father H.R.G. PLUS LOTS MORE. I have suffered from insomnia for, like, so long. '10 Things I Hate About You': What would have been in season two, "KSM – I Want You to Want Me (10 Things I Hate About You Version)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Dana_Davis&oldid=994512369, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Episodes: "Say Something", "The UnGraduate", This page was last edited on 16 December 2020, at 02:45. Volume 2 ended when Micah ran off to beg his mother, Niki, to help him save Monica from a burning building. I kind of came into “Heroes” out of shape so I had to step it up so I could be true to the character and who she is since she is extremely athletic. Monica Dawson, portrayed by Dana Davis, is a fictional character on the NBC science fiction drama series Heroes. 2. Graduated with a music degree from Loyola Marymount University in 2001. Share. You guys have to come over and watch this!” It became a tradition with my friends and I that every Monday night was our “Heroes” night. Nicholas D’Agosto, Katie Carr, Ashley Crow, Cristine Rose, Barry Shabaka Henley, Dominic Keating, Holt McCallany, Eriko Tamura, Adair Tishler and Stephen Tobolowsky guest star. It seems like every celebrity has been called gay at some point or another. Attended Davenport North High School in Davenport, Iowa. Even when we have fans on the set and they are all over him, he never gets annoyed. They all have hearts of gold. Monica has to become the new breadwinner and the new mom. The names of her parents and why she wanted to be an actress is unknown. A film? Many of the gay rumors surrounding Dana Davis (Prom Night, Heroes) seem to be tied to her obsessive attention to her body, like most actresses.. I’m kind of jealous of people like Masi [Oka], who to do his power has to just close his eyes and scrunch up his body. Dana Davis is an American actress and voice actress, known for playing Chastity Church on the ABC Family television series 10 Things I Hate About You (2009–2010) and Carmen Phillips on the TNT series Franklin & Bash (2011-2013). Everything is so physical with Monica. Just a year ago, Dana Davis was a passionate viewer of the new series Heroes. Dana Davis: Latest Addition to the Cast of Heroes Another day, another new actor on Heroes. I mean, sure, it's this surreal story, and it's about people with powers, but the story behind that story is a story of family. Dana Davis, Actress: Prom Night. A) I think it is because it is an escape from reality. Davis was born on October 4, 1978, in Davenport, Iowa. Share. Davis appeared alongside teen actress Hilary Duff in Raise Your Voice. Dana Davis (Prom Night, Heroes) proved to everybody that she is one of the most talented actress of her generation, and she is hot. She can’t do that yet. I haven’t had the chance to work with a lot of them. It was definitely instant chemistry. Dana Davis, Heroes. (Thanks to Billy and Meg) Q) Where do you draw on for your portrayal? A) I did a little bit of research before I started and I just kind of watched a lot of Katrina documentaries and got to know a little bit about the people in New Orleans. The character is the niece of D.L. They want me to do as much as I can though to make it seem as real as possible. Everybody wishes they could have super powers and it is fun to go into that world. A lot of the people I worked with on “The Nine” like Owain Yeomen (who played Lucas) is my closest friend and Camille Guaty. He’s great!” Now that I’ve met him, I’m the one saying, “Noah is so great!” He has such a great personality. Q) What about your role do you find challenging? Tweet. Dana Davis is an American actress known for playing Monica Dawson on the NBC Series Heroes in 2007, Chastity Church on the ABC Family television series 10 Things I Hate About You (2009-10) and Carmen Phillips on the TNT series Franklin and Bash (2011-2013). Niki agreed and the drove off with Micah to save her. When we first met her, she was first discovering this new ability where she is able to copy anything she sees. Dana Davis – Heroes. Login, Copyright © Starry Constellation Magazine, A) I’m sort of locked in to just doing “Heroes.” I shot a movie called, A) I think it is because it is an escape from reality. Davis is the author of Tiffany Sly Lives Here Now, a contemporary young adult novel published by Harlequin Books in April 2018. Q) Why do people continue to tune in to see “Heroes?”. He and are buds. I'm so tired all the time. Monica Dawson - Wikipedia This episode marks the first appearance of Monica Dawson, played by Dana Davis, who joins the main cast. I know that sometimes “heroes” powers have a way of evolving. She pulled a pillar out of the way, allowing Monica to escape, but sacrificing herself in the process. A) I’m sort of locked in to just doing “Heroes.” I shot a movie called Prom Night, which is more like a thriller than a horror movie. I just felt like I was going to have to deal with a lot of Hollywood personalities, but I was so shocked and pleasantly surprised that the “Heroes” cast are genuinely some of the nicest people I’ve ever met. It’s a weird thing because sometimes people have a love for things, but it isn’t organic. Dana Davis received the Heroes script during the 2007 pilot season. On the hit NBC show, Monica (played by Dana Davis) has a special superpower -- she is able to replicate anything she sees on television. 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