To age her character, Mandy Moore (Rebecca Pearson) spent three and a half hours in the make-up chair.
Milo Ventimiglia's (Jack Pearson) first acting gig was in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Justin Hartley (Kevin Pearson) loves gardening in his spare time.
Sterling K. Brown studied acting at Stanford University and obtained a Master of Fine Arts at the Tisch School of Arts.
Susan Kelechi Watson (Beth Pearson) and Sterling K. Brown often sing together on set between takes.
Ron Cephas Jones (nicknamed Shakespeare in the show) played Richard III on stage in New York.
Creator Dan Fogelman cast his top choices in every role.
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