Episodes
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 09/21/20
The eccentric described by Roger Ebert as "the most creative screenwriter of his generation" reflects on abandoning acting for writing/directing, his creative process and why it was 12 years between his first and second live-action directorial efforts. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 09/15/20
A Zelig of American politics and culture for 60 years, best known for the 'vast wasteland' speech he delivered as JFK's FCC chair, reflects on helping to pave the way for public TV, televised presidential debates and the Obamas' marriage. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 09/11/20
The second man to walk on the Moon, now an Emmy nominee for footage he shot more than 50 years ago, reflects on his path to NASA, his struggles after he left it, conspiracy theorists and why he is a believer in SpaceX. But first: Todd Douglas Miller, the Emmy-nominatd director and film editor of 'Apollo 11,' recounts the Herculean task of making the documentary. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 09/07/20
The Golden Globe winner for his semi-autobiographical show about the identity crisis of an Arab Muslim American millennial reflects on his own relationship with his faith, how acting and standup changed his life and the good, bad and ugly responses to his trailblazing show. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 08/27/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 08/24/20
The world’s top standup comedian and star of 10 movies that opened atop the box-office over the past decade reflects on the very different ways his mom and dad shaped him, his strategic approach to his career and how he wishes he had responded to the Oscars hosting controversy of nearly two years ago. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 08/17/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 08/10/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 08/04/20
The legendary three-time Oscar winner reflects on how Vietnam changed him and shaped his work, frustrations about being labeled a 'conspiracy nut' and why he wrote his acclaimed new memoir. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/29/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/22/20
The first woman of Asian descent ever nominated for the best drama actress Emmy reflects on race and affirmative action, why she gave up on film and spent a decade on 'Grey's Anatomy' and how, only years later, her first lead in a major project came about. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/10/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/08/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/06/20
The polarizing trailblazer who has had a front row seat to — and personally shaped — American history over the last 40 years lets loose about sexism, conspiracy theories and Trump (including how she'd fare against him if she was on the ballot in 2020 and whether he should be locked up). Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 07/03/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 06/29/20
One of the most prolific and revered documentary filmmakers of all time, who specializes in unearthing America's past, reflects on the childhood loss that inspired his desire to 'wake the dead,' the origins of the famous 'the Ken Burns effect' and why race is a thread running through all of his work, including 'The Civil War,' 'Baseball' and 'Jazz.' Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 06/22/20
 The creator of 'Black-ish' and its spinoffs reflects on race and class, Black Lives Matter and Juneteenth, and his rollercoaster of a journey from the streets to a $100 million Netflix deal.  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 06/19/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 06/13/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 06/01/20
Best known as Captain America, the Boston native reflects on the panic attacks that almost led him to abandon acting, repeatedly turning down Marvel before reconsidering and following eight years in the MCU with an Apple TV+ limited series. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 05/25/20
  Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 05/19/20
”The hardest working man in show business,” according to The New York Times, reflects on his lifelong obsession with broadcasting, the weekend decision that changed his life and the uncertain future of live TV. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 05/15/20
2020's best actor in a drama series Critics' Choice Award winner reflects on his intense approach to acting, his many years as a struggling actor and now playing Kendall Roy, one of the most complex characters in TV history. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 05/11/20
The 23-year-old breakout, who was nominated for Golden Globe and Critics' Choice awards this year, discusses her odds-defying journey to Hollywood, early breaks like 'Justified' and 'Short Term 12' and her work in 2019's comedy instant-classic 'Booksmart' and on Netflix's landmark limited series. Credits: Hosted by Scott Feinberg and produced by Matthew Whitehurst.
Published 05/04/20