'Awards Chatter' Podcast: Hollywood Reporter Experts on Emmy Noms; George Schlatter Interview
Matthew Belloni, Daniel Fienberg, Lesley Goldberg and Michael O'Connell join Scott Feinberg for a discussion about Tuesday morning's big announcement, and then the legendary TV producer George Schlatter reflects on the highs and lows of his 60 years in showbiz.
July 01, 2019
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Academy's Newly Invited Members Include Recent Oscar Winners, Overlooked Vets and Question Marks
The Hollywood Reporter's awards columnist notes that the organization is increasingly inviting people to become members who, while wonderfully talented, have most distinguished themselves in media outside of film.
June 26, 2019
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'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Phoebe Waller-Bridge ('Fleabag' & 'Killing Eve')
The multihyphenate behind two of TV’s buzziest shows reflects on how a series of 10-minute plays that she wrote opened the doors to screen jobs, how much of herself is in her characters and how being a feminist does (and doesn’t) shape her work.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Norman Lear ('One Day at a Time' & 'Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's All in the Family and The Jeffersons')
The most influential producer in TV history — a man who, in the 1970s, revolutionized the sitcom format by using it to tackle matters of social import — reflects on the dark childhood that shaped his social conscience, the defining moments of his career, what keeps him working at 96 and whether Archie Bunker would have supported Donald Trump.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Aidy Bryant ('Shrill' & 'Saturday Night Live')
The 32-year-old vet of improv and sketch comedy reflects on seven seasons in NBC's Studio 8H, what frustrated her about the acting opportunities she was offered during hiatuses on 'SNL' and why she ultimately signed on to co-create, co-write, co-produce and star on a Hulu series about a "fat woman" in 21st century America.
June 20, 2019
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