Composer Mark Korven demonstrates how he created the incredibly eerie sound for The Lighthouse and other horror films. Hip hop veteran Sophia Chang shares how she came to be embraced by the Wu-Tang Clan. Parasite director Bong Joon-ho tells us what inspired him to make a thriller about income inequality, and why wealth can make monsters of us all.
On the Gist, fighting Biden.In the interview, Mike talks to sports journalist and author Joe Posnanski about the elusive Houdini. They talk about how Erik Weisz became the great Harry Houdini, how the man transformed himself from failing magician to famous escape artist, and the myths shrouding his mysterious death. Joe’s book is The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini.In the spiel, points of order. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Joshua Yaffa recently profiled a Russian media mogul named Konstantin Ernst. Ernst is the C.E.O. of Russia’s largest state-controlled media network, Channel One, and his personal evolution from idealistic independent journalist to cynical mogul is a caut
In this episode…- Beige McKenzie-Smith- An in-depth discussion of A Million Little Pieces- An unfortunate Valentine’s Day- Challenges of filmmaking- Narcissism- The John Lennon meet-cute - A timely marriage proposal- Advice to LauraUNQUALIFIED WOULD LIKE TO THANK OUR SPONSORS:STATE FARM (PRESENTING SPONSOR)Check out statefarm.com to find a local agent today.SHUTTERFLYVisit Shutterfly.com/Anna and enter promo code ANNA to redeem your exclusive limited time offer: 40% off everythingSTITCHFIX KIDSGet 25% off at Stitchfix.com/kids/anna and $20 off the styling feeREAL REALVisit Real Real.com, promo code REAL for 20% off select itemsRAKUTENGo to Rakuten.com or download the app and rack up cash back.Please subscribe to Anna Faris is Unqualified on Apple Podcasts and follow us on social media:Instagram @UnqualifiedTwitter @UnqualifiedFacebook @Anna Faris is UnqualifiedMusic by: Mondo Cozmo @mondocozmoCo-producer: Cassie Daniels @mscassiedanielsCo-producer: Michael ShermanArtwork by: Matthew Tiger madisonavegraphics.comProduction Services: Kelly&Kelly @kellykellyincDistributed by: Simplecast
Before he was a King of Comedy, before he was even an entertainer, he was Cedric the Insurance Claims Adjuster. Cedric and Marc talk about his emergence in the St. Louis-area comedy scene and how the business of Black Comedy took off. Cedric also looks back on his brief but game-changing touring days with Bernie Mac, Steve Harvey and DL Hughley, his roles in movies like Barbershop and First Reformed, and his current CBS series The Neighborhood. This episode is sponsored by WHO by The Who, Zoro.com, American Express, and Stamps.com.
HBO and The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Cousin Sal to discuss the 49ers-Saints shoot-out, Seahawks-Rams, Buccaneers-Colts, Ravens-Bills, Patriots-Chiefs, playoff contenders, and how Bill’s fantasy season hinges on Eli Manning vs. the Eagles (1:35), before guessing the NFL lines for Week 15 (50:43).