Merk Nguyen takes the lead in this female-focused episode where her and Nyge Turner talk about rising up against the haters, honoring role models, and representation with their guests. Muslim American Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad yacks evil smoked salmon and wins an Olympic medal (1:47). Young actress Sydney Sweeney (Eden from The Handmaid’s Tale, Cassie Howard from Euphoria) gives sound advice to one of her dead characters (17:10).
Despite her characters with dark backstories and tragic endings, 21-year-old actress Sydney Sweeney (The Handmaid’s Tale, Sharp Objects, Euphoria) is doing just fine. Nyge and Merk get Sydney to spill the beans on her acting methods, her co-stars who are slaying the industry, and to share why being a woman can be hard AF.