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PBS SoCal and Variety take you inside the biggest movies and T.V. shows of the past year through candid conversations with today's hottest actors. Hosted by Variety Film Awards Editor Clayton Davis and Variety Chief Correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister, each episode brings together pairs of actors engaging in intimate one-on-one discussions about their craft and work. Get an insider’s look into the creative process and what it takes to finely hone the craft of acting.

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Andrew Garfield, Rachel Zegler and more

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Penélope Cruz, Benedict Cumberbatch and more
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Lady Gaga, Jake Gyllenhaal and more
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Lady Gaga, Jake Gyllenhaal and more

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Nicole Kidman, Kristen Stewart and more
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Variety Studio: Actors On Actors

Nicole Kidman, Kristen Stewart and more

Nicole Kidman and Kristen Stewart discuss portraying famous real-life people, Marlee Matlin and Bradley Whitford reminisce together, and Mahershala Ali and Bradley Cooper talk being producers and leading men.
Season 15 Episode 4
Andrew Garfield, Rachel Zegler and more
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26:42
Variety Studio: Actors On Actors

Andrew Garfield, Rachel Zegler and more

Andrew Garfield and Rachel Zegler talk about starring in the biggest musicals of the year, Aunjanue Ellis and Regina King reunite, and Jamie Dornan and Kirsten Dunst discuss playing emotionally complex characters.
Season 15 Episode 3
Penélope Cruz, Benedict Cumberbatch and more
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26:42
Variety Studio: Actors On Actors

Penélope Cruz, Benedict Cumberbatch and more

Penélope Cruz and Benedict Cumberbatch compare working with experienced directors, Ariana DeBose and Simu Liu discuss their athletic performances, and Oscar Isaac and Jared Leto talk about transformational roles.
Season 15 Episode 2
Lady Gaga, Jake Gyllenhaal and more
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26:42
Variety Studio: Actors On Actors

Lady Gaga, Jake Gyllenhaal and more

Lady Gaga and Jake Gyllenhaal discuss exploring character depth, Jessica Chastain and Rita Moreno compare musical moments in their films, and Javier Bardem and Daniel Craig catch up 10 years after "Skyfall."
Season 15 Episode 1
Gillian Anderson with Elisabeth Moss
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Gillian Anderson and Elisabeth Moss talk about stepping into the director's chair, and Uzo Aduba and Billy Porter discuss the beginning and end of their respective series.
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