If you’re searching for a present to observe along with your BFFs, then ‘Dollface’ is the present for you. HL spoke EXCLUSIVELY with star Brenda Song about her position, exploring feminine friendships onscreen, and extra.
The first season of Dollface drops Nov. 15 on Hulu and stars Kat Dennings, Brenda Song, Shay Mitchell, and Esther Povitsky. The present follows Jules, a younger girl just lately dumped by her longtime boyfriend who should cope with her personal creativeness when she actually and metaphorically re-enters the world of girls. Along the way in which, she rekindles the feminine friendships she left behind when she was in a relationship. Brenda stars as Madison, one in every of Jules’ associates who helps her recover from her breakup. Over the course of the season, we’ll study extra about all of the characters, not simply Jules.
“You see her let her walls down, but you also see that she herself is hiding some secrets so she’s a bit hypocritical in that,” Brenda instructed HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY about Madison on the present’s PaleyFest occasion in Los Angeles. “It’s really fun because all these characters have such amazing dynamic, so it’s so much fun to kind of play with that on the show.” Brenda famous that Madison is an efficient good friend for Jules as a result of she’s “always honest with her to a fault. She’s the friend that you may be mad at for a second because they’re being honest, but at the end of the day, I’d rather have an honest friend than not.”
Brenda is not any stranger to TV. She rose to fame as London Tipton on the hit Disney Channel collection The Suite Life of Zack & Cody. She’s additionally had notable TV roles on Scandal, New Girl, and Dads. But the position of Madison and Dollface as an entire is one thing Brenda has been ready for. “She is a character that I’ve always wanted to play, which is the very dry, straight, almost harsh character,” the actress continued. “I feel like I get to always be the very bubbly, happy, easygoing, and she’s the opposite and it’s just fun for me. The dialogue was just so relatable. Our writers’ room is a very young writers’ room. They’re living this world. This is their life.”
As the present progresses, Madison will start to type friendships with different feminine characters, together with Izzy. Brenda stated that Madison and Izzy are “polar opposites” however they’ve a “really funny storyline together, and it’s so much fun because you get to play with all these different dynamics by pairing these girls up. It’s actually really great. I think they started writing toward our actual friendship, which is amazing.”