Nicole Kidman and Amy Adams

Lady Gaga and Lin-Manuel Miranda

This special half-hour episode features Lady Gaga (A Star is Born) and Lin-Manuel Miranda (Mary Poppins Returns), both of whom are bringing musicals back to the big screen. Join Lady Gaga and Lin-Manuel Miranda as they talk about navigating the differences of film performance versus live concert and theatre performances; removing one’s armor in front of the camera and finding a new source of adrenaline when a live audience isn’t present in the equation. Listen to Lady Gaga speak about her lifelong dream of becoming an actress even before becoming a multi-awarded musician and icon. Hear why Lin-Manuel first got into writing musicals.

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Chris Pine and Michelle Williams

In this episode, Robin Wright (House of Cards) and Chris Pine (I Am the Night) talk about working with female director Patty Jenkins and how to navigate playing morally ambiguous characters. Meanwhile, former co-stars Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon) and Patricia Clarkson (Sharp Objects) discuss why they made the jump from the big screen to television. Finally, in this episode, Sacha Baron Cohen (Who is America?) talks about how he escapes recognition when playing a character.

  • 2019-07-20T18:30:00-07:00
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Sarah Paulson and Rachel Brosnahan

In this episode, Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) and Billy Porter (Pose) discuss how fashion can actually elicit social change; Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish) and Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story) speak about what it’s like to direct their own series and their feelings on aging in an image-conscious business.

  • 2019-07-21T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-07-27T18:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-18T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-18T19:00:00-07:00
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Julia Roberts and Amy Adams

This episode features Julia Roberts (Homecoming) in conversation with Patricia Arquette (Escape at Dannemora). Learn which movie both stellar actresses auditioned for and if either of them got the part. Meanwhile, Amy Adams (Sharp Objects) and Richard Madden (Bodyguard) discuss how they handle the anxiety of playing difficult characters. Finally, Taraji P.

  • 2019-07-28T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-03T18:30:00-07:00
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Emilia Clarke and Michael Douglas

Watch veteran actors Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method) and Benicio Del Toro (Escape at Dannemora) look back on their careers and choice of roles throughout the years; Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones) and Regina Hall (Black Monday) speak about their first major acting roles and how clothing can help build up a character’s backstory; and finally, Sam Rockwell (Fosse/Verdon) joins Renée Zellweger (What/If) to discuss how the quality of television programs now equal that of theatrical films.

  • 2019-08-04T14:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-10T18:30:00-07:00
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