Tanya Hart speaks with Afton Williamson and Titus Makin from the ABC show, The Rookie.
Afton Williamson’s previous television credits include VH1’s The Breaks, HBO’s The Night Of, Cinemax’s Banshee, Showtime’s Homeland and NBC’s Shades of Blue. On the feature side, her film credits include Man on a Ledge and Pariah.
Equally comfortable on stage, Williamson made her Broadway debut in David Mamet’s Race. She also appeared in the world premiere production of The Legend of Georgia McBride at MCC Theater.
An Ohio native, Williamson received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Eastern Michigan University and earned her Master of Fine Arts from the University of Alabama. She now calls New York City her home.
Titus Makin attended the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts’ professional training program in New York City. Upon graduating, he relocated to Los Angeles to pursue his entertainment career on a larger professional level. He quickly found success as a recurring character on Fox’s hit show Glee for several seasons. As one of the original Warblers, he was able to tour the world with the Glee Live! In Concert tour, which also turned into a feature-length docudrama film.
Makin went on to star in the CW series Star-Crossed. Before his role in Star-Crossed, he starred as the lead in the NBC TV movie Game of Your Life; in addition, he had a leading role in the TV movie A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song. His episodic work has included recurring roles on Hulu’s season three of The Path and Freeform’s Pretty Little Liars. Additionally, Makin can be seen in episodes of NCIS: New Orleans, NCIS, Grey’s Anatomy, The Closer, Castle, Grimm, and various international appearances and tours related to Glee.