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Cincinnati Native Sam Straley Talks About His Role On "The Kids Are Alright"

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Anderson High School alum Sam Straley is living the young actor's dream, co-starring in the ABC series The Kids Are Alright

He talks about his journey from Cincinnati to Hollywood, the influence of his grandfather on his career path, and his role as Lawrence Cleary in this conversation with our Media Beat columnist John Kiesewetter. 

John Kiesewetter joined the WVXU news team as a TV/Media blogger on July 1 2015, after nearly 30 years covering local and national broadcasting for The Cincinnati Enquirer. He’ll be posting news about Greater Cincinnati TV, radio and movies; updating your favorite former local TV/radio personalities or stars who grew up here; and breaking news about national TV, radio and media trends. You’ll also learn about Cincinnati’s rich broadcasting history.