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"davey diggs" Discussed on KGO 810
"Here in the studio with me anymore. She's totally abandoned me. Yeah, well, you know, you're probably just being cautious and playing it safe. Which is why are you always so nice to people? All right, Let me ask you a question before we talked about movies, All right, some of the big multiplex places some of the big big movie distributor cos look like they're going belly up there going out of business, 10. Well, they're not gonna Well, they're not bringing in the crowds, you know, And you know, it's funny. I just got Ah Ah, survey and I never know how to answer these surveys from the the I'm a I'm, a member of its critics group, its broadcast from critics group. I think it's called C C a A now anyway, they sent a survey all of their members asking, you know, would you you know, would you? You know, given the way the world is, would you number one which you attend a movie screening with other with other people? Yes Or no? Would you attend the movie screening with just other critics? President? Yes Or no? Would you attend a movie theater? If it was just you, you know, And you know what? Until this is my thing was that I don't even know if I'm answer your question. I think that until there is a national program in place of testing, contract, contact, tracing and quarantining for two weeks contract, I don't even want to think of going back into a movie theater. And so I feel bad for the theaters because that's what they're up against. But I'm not goingto you know, I can't afford Teo. Be reckless. You know, Kim, You're making too much noise. I'm sorry. I agree. But I miss present junior mints and movie theater buttered popcorn. I just know I know, but well, you know, there is a movie opening today. That is just going to be be playing in theatres in again Kills me because the press release for it that I got was like, Hey, you know, bring the kid because it's a family county bring the kids, you know, come out for and I understand why the theatre's have to do that. But I think I wouldn't take my kids to a movie theater today right now, But even if they're you know they're they're They're not opening right now. They're just closed. I go by dr by these theaters and just close one theater that I like they Put up little political messages on the Marquis and I like that, especially when you agree with them, right? Yeah, I always agree with them. But you know, it's the movies to see experiences the popcorn, you know, it's the frozen thin mints are or where they called Junior mints. As so there's a global pandemic. I know, but the question isn't Should it be open right now? Because I think all of us would agree that we're jumping the gun. The question is, will they be open again? Way? Well, if we get this virus under control, I mean, I don't see why they couldn't reopen. But not I'm thinking fall 2021 look at the soonest. That's bad. That's well, That's what I'm thinking. Based on everything I know and all the messages I'm getting from professionals and people in the industry and stuff. If we're lucky, you know and again, you're going to see I predict right now on the show, you're going to see that they're going to push back the bond film again right now, and they're going up and they're going to push back Doon again. I'm thinking what April. That's way too soon Then they're going to say June. Then they're going to say the fall and then we'll see. You know how this goes, I don't know might still making too much noise. I thought that's why you had me on the show. No, I like I like when you know I was yelling at Kim. She was making noise. Kim Tim. They Sound very much like that. I'm automatically assuming you're criticizing me rattling squeaking things, you know, Because you said you're making too much noise. It's like, Okay, well, sorry. No. You mean like I was telling you to shut up the way, Joe, but said it to Donald Trump. Oh, no Net never got up, man. I would never do that. Wait, So I I got a couple other things before we get to movies. And that is I saw a couple of things that I liked. I saw the good Lord Bird. I can't wait for more episodes of it. That's the one where you have Davey Diggs, who plays Frederick Douglass, although I haven't seen him yet, and you have Ethan Hawke. Who is playing John Brown. Oh, right. I saw the trailers. Oh, it is so good. Sophie and I were watching it. We were howling with laughter in so many places and gene parts of ones that are very funny because John because John Brown's crazy and so so the crazy aspect of it was pretty funny. The violence wasn't funny, but it was palatable. You know, you could deal with it. Yeah, Yeah, It was really good for you Are you obviously haven't seen that one yet, but I'm encouraging you to see it. It's television. You kidding? It's so good, though. It's so it is the Thea. The one I saw was with Chris Rock. It's the New Fargo. Oh, yeah. Yeah. Good. I saw the first two episodes. My husband hated it. And I loved it. I thought it was. I thought it was just brilliant. I thought it was really well done knowing me as you do. What do you think I would think of it? I think that you didn't love it. But I think that you would recommend it. OK, that I like that. Okay, one. I have one to offer as well. I watched the first season of Emily in Paris on Netflix that it sounds like a little girl's movie. I know it's really cute. I mean, it's it's mad line. It's not. It's not for little girls with. No, it's for big girls look a little bit, but it's good. It's good. It's a good show. It's an entertaining and Tim Did you see that one? No. Tell us Tell us what you did See, I don't know what you want, but there's all kinds of movies out there. I could. Probably we were talking earlier about the move of the movies that are opening in theaters. Mostly, everything is just streaming right now on video D, But there's a movie today that's opening as we speak. It's called the War with Grandpa. That's the Robert De Niro. Yeah. Family comedy, and De Niro plays Grandpa..
"davey diggs" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM
"People who have made the Broadway musical Hamilton a theatrical sensation. Coming up my conversation with actor Renee Elise Goldsberry, who won a Tony Award for her portrayal of Angelica, Skylar and Hamilton. She joined us along with writer director Trey Edward Schultz and actor Kelvin Harrison to discuss their film waves. Then actor Davey Diggs, who originated the roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in Hamilton. He also joined us to discuss his starring role in the TV series Snowpiercer and later we'll talk with actor Oak, another one who originated the dual role of Hercules Mulligan and James Madison. I'll get to all of it. I'm Alison Stewart and I will meet you on the other side of the news. Live from NPR News. I'm nor RAHM. Talks between congressional Democratic leaders and top administration leaders ended Friday with that agreement on another round of Corona virus relief legislation. NPR's Windsor Johnston reports. They've been deadlocked on several issues, including extra unemployment benefits. Democrats are pushing to extend the $600 per week jobless benefit while Republicans want to scale back that amount. Well. Adam's, an economist with PNC Financial Services, says the supplemental income is crucial to keep the economy afloat during the pandemic. If the $600 per week isn't extended than we expect that household income is going to be about $75 billion per month lower 1,000,000,000 with a B in the August and going forward, so that would be a huge blow to aggregate household incomes. Lawmakers also remain at odds over additional aid for state and local governments and liability protections for businesses amid the pandemic. Windsor Johnston NPR NEWS Washington The European Union is worried about a second wave of both corona virus infections and national border closures. Sorry. Schultz has more. The European Commission is urging governments not to make unilateral decisions to close their borders to people coming from other you countries So what authorities air doing more of now is imposing restrictions based on regions. That's also controversial but doesn't shut down Commerce and tourism as much is blocking all travelers from another member state. Still, with infection rates rising across the you dramatically in some places. There are likely to be bands put in place if the trend continues. Teri Schultz reporting Joe Arpaio, who once declared himself America's toughest sheriff, has lost a bid to reclaim his old job as sheriff of the largest county in Arizona. From member station Cage's easy Ben Giles reports. Arpaio held the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office for 24 years before his defeat in 2016. Since then, the controversial law and Order Republican was found guilty of criminal contempt by a federal judge was pardoned by President Trump and lost a primary campaign for a U. S. Senate seat in 2018. That didn't stop Arpaio from running again this year as a tough on crime lawmen and close ally of Trump. Instead of Arpaio, Republican primary voters narrowly favored his former chief deputy, Jerry Sheridan, He'll face Paul Penzone, the Democrat who beat Arpaio four years ago. For NPR News. I'm Ben Giles in Phoenix U. S. Intelligence officials warn that Russia, China and Iran are attempting to influence the upcoming presidential election. A statement by the director of the National Counter Intelligence and Security Center says Russia is trying to hurt the campaign of Democrat Joe Biden. Well, China and Iran are trying to hurt the re election of President Trump. This is NPR news. President Trump says he'll join a conference call Sunday with Lebanon's president and other world leaders to discuss how to help Lebanon after this week's a devastating explosion in Beirut. A warehouse exploded, killing at least 154 people and injuring another 5000. Canada has reacted strongly to President Trump's decision to impose new tariffs son some Canadian aluminum products. NPR's Jackie Northam reports There was a current of disbelief in a statement by Canada's deputy prime minister Christian a free land for the Trump administration, using national security concerns. To impose 10% tariffs on Canadian aluminum products, Trump said. The punitive measures were to prevent a surge in imports, Freeland said. Canadian aluminum does not undermine U. S. National security and that in a time of global pandemic, an economic crisis the last thing US and Canadian workers need are new tariffs that will raise costs, impede the free flow of trade and hurt local economies. Freeland said. In response, Canada will impose dollar for dollar countermeasures. Jackie Northam. NPR NEWS Washington, A survey of Federal Aviation Administration employees found many of them Say they're pressure not to raise too many safety concerns that their bosses are more concerned with the objectives of the airline industry than safety. A survey was commissioned by the FAA after two fatal crashes of Boeing 7 37 max planes that killed 346 people..