Brilliant Director/Writer/Actor/Author Peter Bogdanovich is on today’s podcast. He and Illeana talk directing (he occasionally shows up on set directing the whole day as Jimmy Stewart!), his Movie Card file, grappling (a bit) with Barbra Streisand, and some amazing secrets about What’s Up Doc?
You can find Peter’s book on Orson Welles is available at Amazon.
Listen in to Illeana’s conversation with Ben Mankiewicz. He talks about the best follow-up questions for interviews, how a college class (that he took pass/fail) changed his career, and checking out Sophia Loren’s ass. Fun!
We also talk about the sad loss of Mary Tyler Moore, and her legacy.
Illeana welcomes Academy Award Nominee, Shirley Knight.
Shirley discusses maintaining artistic integrity, the importance of theatre, and attending the Oscars with her Dad. Also she talks acting tips and her illustrious career.
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The talented and funny Chris Noth joins Illeana on today’s podcast. They talk Rough Riders, how the first movie he ever saw shaped his worldview, and being practically “born in a barn,” with his life growing up in rural Connecticut. Also listen in to hear stories about living the life of a starving actor, being Mr. Big on Sex and the City, and his days as a drug-taking miscreant. Super fun!
“Nothing takes it out of you more and nothing gives more back than live theatre.”
You can follow Chris on Twtter @RealNoth
Oh, and you know those potato chips Chris was raving about… you can make your own. Click here to find out how.
Emmy winning Producer, writer and director… you may have heard of his show… the Simpsons.
Fantastic guest and all around great guy, Dave Mirkin joins Illeana on the show. He talks about his comedic influences (Bugs Bunny and the Three Stooges), flexible reality, and the “Blurse.” Listen in!
You may know her from her long and illustrious career in films, theater and television… her numerous award-nominated roles (Oscar/Emmy/Golden Globe/Cable Ace) and wins… Lesley Ann Warren joins Illeana on this podcast.
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From Cinderella to being a Disney contract actress, to Victor/Victoria, Lesley discusses her good fortune as a performer, and the project that was “Like a dream come true.”
Join us for a lively chat with writer, comedian and Twitter BOSS, Matt Oswalt.
He talks with the early influence of film on his life, suffering for art, and the moral line walked when making TV and films. We talk Last Tango in Paris, Watership Down, and The Searchers, as well as star sightings and getting star struck. Listen in!