Movie Love: Glenn Close Praises ‘A Man For All Seasons’

During the interviews for The Wife, I asked Glenn Close, Annie Starke, Christian Slater, and Jonathan Pryce to talk about some of their favorite films. Below is the unedited three minute film discussion as well as isolated audio from Close who cited A Man For All Seasons as her favorite movie. The Wife centers on Joan … Continue reading Movie Love: Glenn Close Praises ‘A Man For All Seasons’

Exclusive: ‘The Adderall Diaries’ Director Pamela Romanowsky Interview

  Pamela Romanowsky makes her feature directing debut with the ambitious and evocative The Adderall Diaries, a project that's based on Stephen Elliott's bestselling memory. On the surface, the story centers on Stephen's fixation with a high-profile murder case (Christian Slater plays the suspect) and the deepening rift between he and his father (the always … Continue reading Exclusive: ‘The Adderall Diaries’ Director Pamela Romanowsky Interview

Rami Malek Reflects on “The Master” Journey With Paul Thomas Anderson

The third episode of Mr. Robot, a conspiracy and pulse pounding series headlined by Rami Malek, airs tonight on USA Network (10 pm et/pt), and if you're an newbie to Malek's diverse body of work, I'd suggest taking a look at director Paul Thomas Anderson's ambitious 2012 drama The Master. Also penned by Anderson, the story centers on Freddie Quell (Joaquin Phoenix), a … Continue reading Rami Malek Reflects on “The Master” Journey With Paul Thomas Anderson

“Mr. Robot” Renewed for Second Season By USA Network

Although Mr. Robot  has its premiere tonight (10 pm et/pt), the good news is signed, sealed, and delivered. The series has been renewed by USA Network for a second season. The pilot, which was made available online, has already collected almost 3 million views since its launch. The second season, which will feature at least 10 episodes, … Continue reading “Mr. Robot” Renewed for Second Season By USA Network

VIDEO: “Mr. Robot’s” Portia Doubleday on Real Life Hacking Experience

The good news for actress Portia Doubleday is that the top-notch pilot for Mr. Robot is a signal of good things to come for the promising show (she's a white collar co-worker/childhood friend of the series' protagonist, who's played by Rami Malek). In real life, however, Doubleday had first-hand experience of being hacked. "My information must have been sold, and I … Continue reading VIDEO: “Mr. Robot’s” Portia Doubleday on Real Life Hacking Experience

VIDEO: Rami Malek & Christian Slater Talk “Mr. Robot” & Paranoia

One show I have high expectations for, especially after watching the pilot, is the freshman thriller/drama Mr. Robot. The series centers on Elliot (an effectively paranoid yet inquisitive Rami Malek), a talented programmer who joins a hacker group (led by Christian Slater) that's out to take down the firm he's tasked to protect (he's a security engineer during the … Continue reading VIDEO: Rami Malek & Christian Slater Talk “Mr. Robot” & Paranoia