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'Eighth Grade' writer and director Bo Burnham: "I really try to just pursue what I'm interested in and what is exciting to me and what I want to look at"
Comedian, singer-songwriter, musician, rapper, actor, director, screenwriter and poet Bo Burnham joins Justin to discuss his highly anticipated new film, “Eighth Grade.” Bo talks about where the idea for this movie comes from, the challenges involved in writing for an eighth grade girl, why this movie will appeal to adults, the impact of social media on our lives, the anxiety involved in trying something new and being content with having an incoherent body of work. 44 more words
It’s Tuesday and Steve and the crew are broadcasting from their brand new sunny studio! Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson previews his new show, “No Passport Required,” CNN’s Ryan Nobles breaks down President Trump’s SCOTUS pick and previews the upcoming NATO summit, Vince Pellegrino tells us how you can get a discount for this weekend’s Constellation Senior Players Championship, we introduce you to a Bridgeport business owner who is giving free dry-cleaning to the homeless to help them get back on their feet and we find out why Steve hates, “The Proposal.” 13 more words
Chef Marcus Samuelsson (he’s our favorite Swediopion) joins the Cochran Show to preview his new PBS show, “No Passport Required.” Marcus talks about getting his big break from Chef Charlie Trotter, what Chicago as a food city means to him and tells us his favorite cookie, ice cream, candy, pizza topping and fast food. 13 more words
Justin Kaufmann sits in for Steve Cochran and is joined by director and musician Boots Riley who directed and produced “Sorry to Bother You”. Riley discusses how his background in telemarketing translated into the movie, what moved him to write a screen play, and the anticipation for the film coming to select theaters. 12 more words