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SIMPLY JESSICA: Nick at Night teen talks about life off the set of ‘Instant Mom’

James Phillips is a kid who cares about money and getting what he wants. He will scam his way into any opportunity that benefits him. Tylen Jacob Williams is a kid who thinks differently than James Phillips. Tylen is not a hustler. He will not scam his way out of anything. However, James Phillips and Read More…

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SIMPLY JESSICA: Teen movie director talks about believing in yourself

Imagine a beckoning hybrid of the teen movies “Easy A” and “Mean Girls” mixed with a story about believing in yourself sprinkled with self-confidence. Bianca Piper toiled in her Cleveland neighborhood about how to get Toby Tucker to notice her. Before she could figure that out, her childhood friend, Wes tells Bianca a damaging secret that Read More…

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SIMPLY JESSICA: Disney Channel actress talks about working with Katie Holmes

Because she has a personality that snatches you, Ava Kolker has been given the most significant perk of a child actress: a role created especially for her. The 8-year-old Kolker auditioned to be young Maya, young Missy and young Riley before she enamored the writers of Disney Channel “Girl Meets World” to create the role Read More…