Dr. Max Goodwin
Ryan Eggold stars as new medical director Dr. Max Goodwin in the drama series NewAmsterdam. Eggold is best known for his role as Tom Keen on the The Blacklist.
Eggold recently stepped behind the camera to write, direct, produce, and compose the film Literally Right Before Aaron, which is based on Eggold’s award-winning 2011 short of the same name that follows a young man who attends the wedding of his ex-girlfriend. Cobie Smulders, Justin Long, Lea Thompson, and Kristen Schaal star.
On the big screen, Eggold has starred in So Yong Kim’s Lovesong, opposite Riley Keough and Jena Malone; Gabriele Muccino’s Fathers and Daughters, opposite Amanda Seyfried and Aaron Paul; Tyler Perry’s The Single Moms Club; Megan Griffiths’ Lucky Them, opposite Toni Collette and Thomas Hayden Church; The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby, with Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy; and Chris Lowell’s Besides Still Waters. He can next be seen in Spike Lee’s BlacKKKlansman, which will be released in August.
Eggold’s other television credits include the miniseries Sons of Liberty with Ben Barnes, the 90210 revival, Dirtwith Courteney Cox and Entourage. Eggold also starred as Tom Keen on the spinoff series The Blacklist: Redemption.
On stage, Eggold recently starred in a revival of Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons,” opposite Alec Baldwin and Laurie Metcalf, at the John Drew Theatre at Guild Hall in East Hampton, NY.
Born and raised in Southern California, Eggold is a graduate of USC’s theatre program. He is a music and theatre aficionado and an accomplished musician, singer, director, and playwright.
Dr. Lauren Bloom
Janet Montgomery stars as Dr. Lauren Bloom in New Amsterdam.
Montgomery will be seen in Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner’s new project TheRomanoffs, an anthology series centered on people who believe themselves to be the modern-day descendants of the Romanov family. On the big screen she will soon co-star alongside Megan Fox and Josh Duhamel in the family film Think Like a Dog.
Montgomery portrayed the beautiful, ruthless and vulnerable Mary Sibley on Salem, starring alongside Lucy Lawless and Shane West. Last year she was seen in the sci-fi film The Space Between Us, opposite Gary Oldman and Carla Gugino.
American audiences may know Montgomery best for her role as Olivia on This Is Us, portraying Kevin Pearson’s girlfriend, as well as Eric’s assistant in Entourage.
In the U.K., Montgomery is well known as the love interest of Nicolas Hoult in the critically acclaimed series Skins. Other television roles include The League, Dancing on the Edge, Spies of Warsaw, and DowntonAbbey.
A trained dancer, Montgomery starred opposite Natalie Portman in Darren Aronofsky’s 2010 Oscar-nominated psychical thriller Black Swan. Other films on her resume include Our Idiot Brother, TheHills Run Red, Wrong Turn Trilogy, Amateur Night, and Happily Ever After.
Montgomery was born and raised in the U.K. She currently splits her time between there and Los Angeles.
Dr. Floyd Reynolds
Jocko Sims stars as Dr. Floyd Reynolds in NewAmsterdam.
Sims is an actor, writer, and producer with roles in numerous film and television projects, including Dreamgirls, Jarhead, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Sims’ first series was a co-starring role in the original series Crash. For the past five years, he has starred as Lt. Carlton Burk in the The Last Ship, which is currently in its last season. While on hiatus from The Last Ship, Sims portrayed Robert Franklin during the second season of Masters of Sex.
In his downtime from the above projects, Sims has recurred and/or guest-starred on several television series, including Franklin & Bash, Castle, Grey’s Anatomy, NCIS, Burn Notice, CSI, Bones, and most recently in I’m Dying Up Here.
As a writer and producer, Sims is currently developing a comedy movie with producers Jamie Neese and Jason Neese and has various TV series in development as well. His hobbies include producing music and managing music artists, and he loves cooking.
Originally hailing from Texas, Sims graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in theater. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
Dr. Iggy Frome
Labine nurtures an impressive body of work that encompasses comedy and drama. Recently appearing as the star in the comedy series Deadbeat, on which he served as a producer, he also starred in Sons of Tucson and has been a series regular in Animal Practice, Mad Love, and Reaper. He is also the voice of the Hunk on Voltron.
Labine recently wrapped production in South Africa on EscapeRoom. He can currently be seen on season two of Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, where he stars opposite Elijah Wood and Samuel Barnett as Sherlock Hobbs, the overly enthusiastic small-town sheriff.
On the feature side, Labine appeared in The Boss. He also starred in the cult horror-comedy Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, Someone Marry Barry, and appeared in Rise of the Planet of the Apes, A Good Old Fashioned Orgy, Flyboys, and Killing Winston Jones. He co-produced and starred in Mountain Men, written and directed by Cameron Labine and can be seen starring opposite Analeigh Tipton in the psychological thriller Broken Star coming out this Summer.
Dr. Vijay Kapoor
Kher is one of India’s most prominent actors. He has appeared in more than 100 plays and has been featured in over 500 films. Besides Hindi cinema, his resume includes many acclaimed international films, including Bend It Like Beckham, Lust, Silver Linings Playbook, and The Big Sick, in which he was nominated for the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. This year Kher was nominated for a BAFTA for his performance in the TV movie The Boy With the Topknot.
Last year Kher co-starred in The Family Man, which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival, opposite Gerard Butler, Willem Dafoe, and Alfred Molina. Kher can be seen in Sense8 and IndianDetective featuring Russell Peters. Kher is in Hotel Mumbai, opposite Dev Patel and Armie Hammer, based on the devastating 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. He most recently just wrapped Mrs. Wilson, a miniseries, opposite Ruth Wilson.
Anupam Kher has been the recipient of a record number of 8 FilmFare Awards in a row. Recently he was bestowed the Outstanding Contribution to Indian Cinema Award at the 2018 IIFA (Indian International Film Awards). He has also been honoured The Padma Bhushan Award, which is the third highest civilian award in the Republic of India. He was previously the chairman of the Central Board of Film Certification and National School of Drama in India, and is the current chairman of The Film and Television Institute of India. Kher has a massive international following with more than 12.5 million Twitter followers and over 1.6 million Instagram followers.
Beyond acting, Kher is a teacher, author, motivational speaker, and activist. Kher is the author of the bestselling motivational book, The Best Thing About You Is You, and was ranked #12 on Richtopia’s 2017 list of top 200 authors in the world. He is widely sought after as a motivational speaker, having delivered speeches at prestigious institutes like the Kellogg’s School of Business, London School of Economics, New York Film Academy, Babson Business College and many more. He has been honoured with the Dalai Lama Award for his work with underprivileged children, a service that he continues to offer through the Anupam Kher Foundation. He is also the UN brand ambassador for their “He for She” campaign that strives for gender equality.
Kher is married to actress and current Member of Indian Parliament, Kirron Kher, and resides in Mumbai, India.