Aired 8 months ago 7:20
Bill Hader on Barry | Interview
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Aired 6 months ago 47:36
Bill Hader On 'Barry'
Hader, who became famous as a writer and performer on 'Saturday Night Live,' now stars in the HBO series 'Barry.' Hader plays a Marine who suffers from depression and PTSD ever since returning from Afghanistan. While working as a hit man in Los Angeles, he discovers that he wants to pursue acting instead. Hader speaks with Terry Gross about writing the series with Alec Berg, struggling with severe anxiety while on 'SNL,' and his love of old movies.
Aired 8 months ago 69:27
Bill Hader on Barry, and Mary Kay Place and Kent Jones on Diane | Interview
In a rotating-guests episode of 'The Big Picture,' Sean is first joined by Bill Hader to discuss how filmmaking played into the conception of his HBO show â€˜Barryâ€™ (2:15). Then, Mary Kay Place and Kent Jones join the show to discuss Jonesâ€™s first narrative feature, â€˜Diane,â€™ which stars Place as a mother trying to bond with her drug-addicted son (41:10).Host: Sean FennesseyGuest: Bill Hader, Mary Kay Place, and Kent Jones
Aired 6 months ago 60:37
402 - How Do You Like Your Stakes?
John and Craig discuss stakes, how to create them and what that means for your character. They also talk a little about Aladdin, the Game of Thrones ending, and of course, the agency stuff. Donâ€™t forget to join us for our live show in Los Angeles on June 13th with special guests including Alec Berg (Barry, Silicon Valley), Rob McElhenney (Itâ€™s Always Sunny in Philadelphia) and Kourtney Kang (Fresh Off the Boat). Tickets are going fast! Links: Scriptnotes LIVEÂ Buy your ticketsÂ here! Order your Scriptnotes 400 shirts, sweatshirts, and tanksÂ (Light)Â andÂ (Dark)! Aladdin TrailerÂ in theaters now! How to Invent EverythingÂ by Ryan North PANDA MagazineÂ by Foggy Brume Find past episodes here,Â Scriptnotes Digital SeasonsÂ are also now available! John AugustÂ on Twitter Craig MazinÂ on Twitter John on Instagram OutroÂ by Matthew Chilelli (send us yours!) Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org You can download the episodeÂ here.