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Awards Chatter

The Hollywood Reporter

'Awards Chatter' is a podcast that features in-depth interviews with the most interesting and accomplished people in show business. Created and hosted by: Scott Feinberg. Produced by: Matthew Whitehurst.

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Lizzo - 'Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls'
2d ago
Lizzo - 'Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls'
The Grammy-winning singer/songwriter reflects on the highs and lows of her long journey to stardom, how she came to preach body positivity and why she agreed to host a reality competition program for Amazon Prime. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Lizzo - 'Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls'
2d ago
Lizzo - 'Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls'
The Grammy-winning singer/songwriter reflects on the highs and lows of her long journey to stardom, how she came to preach body positivity and why she agreed to host a reality competition program for Amazon Prime. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ronan Farrow - 'Catch and Kill: The Podcast Tapes'
5d ago
Ronan Farrow - 'Catch and Kill: The Podcast Tapes'
One of the most consequential investigative journalists of our time reflects on his complicated childhood, his reporting on Harvey Weinstein and how he and the guys behind 'RuPaul's Drag Race' turned his podcast into an Emmy-contending docuseries. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Bill Simmons - 'Music Box'
Jun 15 2022
Bill Simmons - 'Music Box'
The game-changing ESPN sportswriter turned CEO of The Ringer reflects on his rise to prominence during the early days of the Internet, his rocky tenure at ‘The Worldwide Leader in Sports’ and following ‘30 for 30’ with another ambitious docuseries. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Selena Gomez - 'Only Murders in the Building'
Jun 12 2022
Selena Gomez - 'Only Murders in the Building'
The singer/songwriter and actress reflects on the pros and cons of Disney Channel child stardom, finding her voice as a solo artist and getting the chance to show what she can do as an adult — opposite comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short — on her first TV series since 'Wizards of Waverly Place' ended a decade ago. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Tony Nominees Roundtable - Hugh Jackman, Ruth Negga, Mary-Louise Parker, Sam Rockwell & Jesse Williams
Jun 7 2022
Tony Nominees Roundtable - Hugh Jackman, Ruth Negga, Mary-Louise Parker, Sam Rockwell & Jesse Williams
Five badasses of Broadway discuss theater in the time of COVID, the challenges of eight shows a week, stage versus screen acting, exorbitant ticket prices, unruly audience members and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sarah Jessica Parker - 'And Just Like That...' & 'Plaza Suite'
Jun 2 2022
Sarah Jessica Parker - 'And Just Like That...' & 'Plaza Suite'
The child performer turned iconic star reflects on unconventional beauty and how her career changed after Steve Martin cast her as a desirable woman in 1991's 'L.A. Story,' why 25 years ago she was reluctant to play sex columnist Carrie Bradshaw on 'Sex and the City' and what it has been like to revisit the character more than a decade after she last played her — this time with diverse costars but without Kim Cattrall (for reasons she addresses in-depth for the first time). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Léa Seydoux - 'Crimes of the Future' & 'One Fine Morning' [LIVE]
May 29 2022
Léa Seydoux - 'Crimes of the Future' & 'One Fine Morning' [LIVE]
The Queen of Cannes reflects on the unrequited crush that led her to acting, the differences between French and Hollywood filmmaking and being the first actress to appear in multiple installments of the 007 franchise as the same Bond girl. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Courteney Cox - 'Shining Vale' [LIVE]
May 19 2022
Courteney Cox - 'Shining Vale' [LIVE]
The prolific actress behind a generation's favorite sitcom reflects on the early breaks that helped her land the part of Monica on 'Friends,' how working with Wes Craven on several 'Scream' films influenced her own directorial approach and why she feels her role on Starz's new horror/comedy series is the most layered and challenging she has ever played. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Robert & Michelle King - 'Evil' & 'The Good Fight'
May 17 2022
Robert & Michelle King - 'Evil' & 'The Good Fight'
The four-time Emmy nominees best known for 'The Good Wife' reflect on 35 years of marriage, the differences between making shows for broadcast versus streaming and juggling two vastly different series at the same time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mike Myers - 'The Pentaverate'
May 10 2022
Mike Myers - 'The Pentaverate'
The legendary funnyman, in a rare interview, reflects on how his childhood shaped his comedy, the challenges and rewards of playing multiple characters in the same project and how a line he spoke in a 1993 film inspired his new Netflix comedy series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sam Waterston - 'Law & Order,' 'Grace and Frankie' & 'The Dropout'
May 5 2022
Sam Waterston - 'Law & Order,' 'Grace and Frankie' & 'The Dropout'
One of our most respected and beloved actors reflects on starting out as a Shakespearean theater specialist, transitioning to screen acting and the challenges and rewards of playing ADA-turned-DA Jack McCoy on 17 seasons of Dick Cook's landmark legal drama for NBC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
José Andrés - 'We Feed People'
Apr 29 2022
José Andrés - 'We Feed People'
The world renowned chef and humanitarian reflects on popularizing tapas in America through his celebrated restaurants, what inspired him to establish World Central Kitchen to feed people in disaster areas and being the subject of a new Ron Howard-directed documentary. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Elle Fanning - 'The Girl from Plainville' & The Great'
Apr 19 2022
Elle Fanning - 'The Girl from Plainville' & The Great'
The former child star, who is now 24 and garnering career-best notices for her work on a Hulu comedy series and limited series, reflects on growing up in the biz alongside Dakota, when she took ownership of her career and what led her to projects on the small screen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Isabel May - '1883'
Apr 14 2022
Isabel May - '1883'
The 21-year-old breakout star of Taylor Sheridan's 'Yellowstone' prequel, an epic Western limited series on Paramount+, reflects on her first professional gig as the lead of a Netflix sitcom, how a 'Mayor of Kingstown' audition inspired Sheridan to write the part of Elsa Dutton for her and what it was like preparing for and then shooting that show over five months alongside Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Sam Elliott. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Alex Borstein - 'Family Guy' & 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'
Apr 9 2022
Alex Borstein - 'Family Guy' & 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'
The three-time Emmy winner reflects on her beginnings in sketch comedy and breakthrough gig on 'MADtv,' voicing Lois Griffin (and many other characters) for Seth MacFarlane's shows and how being cast — but unable to accept a major part — on 'Gilmore Girls' led decades later to the role of bartender-turned-manager Susie Myerson. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
'Squid Game' Squad — Hwang Dong-hyuk, Lee Jung-jae, Jung Ho-yeon, Park Hae-soo & Anupam Tripathi
Mar 30 2022
'Squid Game' Squad — Hwang Dong-hyuk, Lee Jung-jae, Jung Ho-yeon, Park Hae-soo & Anupam Tripathi
The principal team behind the Korean dystopian dramedy which has become Netflix's most popular TV show ever — creator/writer/director/EP Hwang Dong-hyuk and stars Lee Jung-jae (“Gi-hun”), Jung Ho-yeon (“Sae-byeok”), Park Hae-soo (“Sang-woo”) and Anupam Tripathi (“Ali”) — joins Scott and hundreds of excited fans at Chapman University to reflect on their journey to the show and its massive success. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Liv Ullmann - Film Legend
Mar 24 2022
Liv Ullmann - Film Legend
Ahead of Friday’s presentation to her of an honorary Oscar, the legendary Norwegian actress emotionally reflects on her and Ingmar Bergman’s personal (five romantic years) and professional (12 collaborations) relationship, how ‘Persona’ changed her life and career and her mixed feelings about Hollywood. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Troy Kotsur - 'CODA'
Mar 21 2022
Troy Kotsur - 'CODA'
The first deaf male ever nominated for an acting Oscar reflects on growing up as the only deaf member of his family, making his name in deaf theater and how the making of and tremendous response to his performance in Sian Heder's film about a child of deaf adults (or "CODA") has changed his life. (Interpreting provided by Justin Mauer; video available at thr.com.) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Richard Linklater - 'Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood' [LIVE]
Mar 16 2022
Richard Linklater - 'Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood' [LIVE]
During an episode recorded in front of an audience at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, the city he has long called home, this indie filmmaker's indie filmmaker reflects on the medical diagnosis that led him to abandon sports for filmmaking, how he has navigated the biz to get his personal vision on the screen regardless of the size of his budget, and what is at the root of his fascination with time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jane Campion - 'The Power of the Dog'
Mar 14 2022
Jane Campion - 'The Power of the Dog'
The second woman ever to receive a best director Oscar nomination and, 28 years after that, the first woman ever to receive a second one, reflects on her circuitous path to filmmaking, obstacles she has faced because of her gender and how she feels about men who disparage her films, including Sam Elliott, for whom she has some choice words. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices