(Times Free Press) - Dylan Kussman has been rubbing elbows with some big-time stars in recent months. He admits his roles in films starring Robert Duvall, Denzel Washington and Tom Cruise have been small and might even end up on the proverbial cutting-room floor, but he did the work nonetheless.

"I'm proud of it," he said from Los Angeles.

He's also proud of "The Steps," a Web video series he created, wrote and starred in. Season 2 premiered last Thursday, and the second of six episodes will go live sometime Thursday.

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