Rachel talks to actor Mateus Ward (Hostages, Murder in the First, Lab Rats) about what it was like growing up with an artistic family and how his love for film inspired him to pursue acting at the young age of 10. Mateus discusses his experience as a child actor and the challenges that came along with working while attending school.
He talks about his decision to be home schooled and then eventually taking the CHSPE which allowed him to continue working with out the on-set school requirement. Mateus is now developing and creating projects with his filmmaker father. You can see him in their new film, The Meanest Man in Texas. Regarding his passion for acting, Mateus says, "It's kept me this long cause there's no other world that I fit into."