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by ReneeMarch 24 2024No Comments

Shogun Behind the Scenes & Stills

The gallery has been updated with amazing Behind the Scenes shots of Nestor Carbonell from Episodes 1 & 2 as well as stills from Episodes 1 & 3.

by ReneeMarch 05 2024No Comments

Shogun 1×03 Screencaps

The third episode of Shogun dropped last night and what an episode, it was great to see Rodrigues repay his debt to Blackthorne for rescuing him while also trading barbs with him in the process. The gallery has been updated with screencaps of the episode as well as behind-the-scenes photos shared by dialect coach, Tony Alcantar.

by ReneeMarch 05 2024No Comments

Official Shogun Podcast Episode 3 Featuring Nestor Carbonell

Host Emily Yoshida and guests break down episode 3 of FX’s Shōgun. Featuring showrunner Justin Marks, actor Nestor Carbonell “Rodrigues,” stunt coordinator Lauro David Chartrand-Del Valle and production designer Helen Jarvis. Listen in as Yoshida and guests explore the skills required to be a great samurai, how to drown on camera, and what it takes to build 16th century ships.

by ReneeMarch 04 2024No Comments

Shogun 1×03 Trailer

by ReneeFebruary 29 2024No Comments

Shogun Screencaps & More

Finally, after 2 years Shogun has been released on FX/Hulu with its first 2 episodes dropping on February 27th! Nestor’s role as the salty sailor, Vasco Rodrigues’ (and his colorful introduction) is best summed up by Entertainment Weekly: “Blackthorne’s insult-driven friendship with fellow sailor Vasco Rodrigues (Nestor Carbonell, sporting a prodigious beard and radiating swagger) provide some of Shōgun’s funniest moments in the first few episodes.” The gallery has been updated with screencaps from the first 2 episodes as well as a Behind the Scene photo from Nestor. In addition to photos visit the press library to read the various reviews that have been released.

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