Maggie Q, star of the CW’s drama “Nikita,” covers the latest issue of award-winning emmy® Magazine. With a concept entitled “Beware of the Pretty Face” photographed by BrakhaX2, Maggie Q, born Margaret Denise Quigley, dazzles in a pictorial as captivating as her spy and assassin TV namesake. The latest issue of emmy® Magazine, the official publication of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, hits newsstands April 5th.
Issue highlights include profiles on “Glee” actresses Lauren Potter and Robin Trocki, HBO’s thought-provoking new film “Cinema Verité” starring Diane Lane, Tim Robbins and James Gandolfini, “Friday Night Lights” star Aimee Teegarden, the new Showtime series “The Borgias,” “E! Investigates” and its host Laura Ling, actress Margo Martindale of the FX series “Justified,” and the web series “Los Americans” starring actor Esai Morales. Also included in the latest issue are features on Showtime entertainment president David Nevins, PBS’s new “Masterpiece” series “Upstairs, Downstairs,” BET’s comedy “The Game,” television programming surrounding the upcoming royal wedding of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton, excerpts from an interview with Dr. Ruth Westheimer for the Television Academy Foundation’s Archive of American Television, and a profile on the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner which this year will feature “Saturday Night Live” head writer and performer Seth Meyers.
In emmy® Magazine, Maggie Q recalls her start in entertainment as a model and actress in Asia, action icon Jackie Chan’s influence on her martial arts training, her passion for animal rights, becoming the highest-profile Asian actress to star in a broadcast drama, and how she came to be called Maggie Q.