Interviews - Actors


Tom Hanks on Producing vs. Acting: Producers Don’t Get a Free Haircut

Tom Hanks is awarded with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the 11th Rome Film Fest. (Photo by Ernesto Ruscio/Getty Images)

Most people know Tom Hanks as a two-time Oscar winning actor. Some would recognize him as the sometimes-director behind works including That Thing You Do!, and others know him simply as his often-nickname “America’s Dad.” But the beloved actor may not be as well…  Read more

By Nov 1, 2016

“Be Beautiful and Shut Up”: Anna Karina on Filmmaking with Jean-Luc Godard

Anna Karina in Bande a Part

Anna Karina is, along with Gena Rowlands, my favorite actress of all time. The seven and a half films that she made with Jean-Luc Godard constitute, arguably, the most influential body of work in the history of cinema. They certainly…  Read more

By May 9, 2016

“Help a Director Out as an Actor by Being a Good Soldier”: Jason Batemen on The Family Fang

Christopher Walken, Maryann Plunkett, Jason Bateman and Nicole Kidman in The Family Fang

After more than 30 years on screen — from his baby-faced days on Little House on the Prairie to his work on Arrested Development — Jason Bateman directed his first feature in 2013 with Bad Words. He now returns behind the camera with…  Read more

By Apr 28, 2016

Sexploitation Star Kitten Natividad on Russ Meyer, Roger Ebert, Porn and the Hot Docs-premiering League of Exotique Dancers

Kitten Natividad

Rama Rau’s League of Exotique Dancers is an absolutely delightful and lovingly crafted doc structured around a group of legendary striptease artists as they prepare to return to the stage for the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend in Las Vegas…  Read more

By Apr 28, 2016

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