NPR’s Audie Cornish talks to director Damien Chazelle about his most current film, La La Land, which is a contemporary version of 1930s Hollywood musicals. This story initially aired on Dec. 9, 2016 on All Issues Deemed.
Oscar-winning costume designer Colleen Atwood knows hard instances. A single mom at 17 who when worked at a French fry factory to make ends meet is Hollywood royalty right now. A preferred of director Tim Burton, Atwood is now costume designer for his adaptation of the darkly comic, Miss Peregrine’s House For Peculiar Young children and the upcoming Harry Potter prequel, Amazing Beasts and Where to Locate Them.
NPR’s Kelly McEvers speaks with actress Amanda Peet about her Lenny Letter essay, “Never Crossing The Botox Rubicon,” and how to navigate aging in the image-obsessed entertainment business.
NPR’s Robert Siegel talks to Josh Brolin about his role as a conflicted studio fixer in the new Coen brothers comedy Hail, Caesar! Brolin jokes about how the old Hollywood compares to the new.