Newsroom star, Broadway vet, and now indie film darling John Gallagher Jr. may be moving on from Alison Pill’s Maggie in this season of The Newsroom, but he’s still a little hung up on childhood crush Marisa Tomei, as he reveals in the Pop Culture Personality Test below. He even wrote her a fan letter way back when!
His new film Short Term 12 is garnering huge buzz in the indie film world. It focuses on a couple (Gallagher Jr and Brie Larson) who work together at a home for at-risk youth. As Gallagher reveals in the interview below, it was another recent indie that made him cry – the moving Fruitvale Station. Check out his other responses - including revealing his favorite 90s alternative jam – below.