Everything Else


I had an interesting conversation with writer-actress Brit Marling about her recent film “The East.”


Here’s an interview with Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney about his new film, “We Steal Secrets: The Story of Wikileaks.”


Here’s a piece from April about writer Salman Rushdie and the film of his book, “Midnight’s Children.”




When the film “42” came out, I wrote a package of stories for the Daily News about it. Here are the links:

The making of ’42”

Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie Robinson

Actress Nicole Beharie, who played Rachel Robinson

Writer-director Brian Helgeland

Production designer Richard Hoover

Actor John C. McGinley, who played Red Barber

Actor Andre Holland, who played sportswriter Wendell Smith

Actor Alan Tudyk, who played Phillies manager Ben Chapman

eckhartI interviewed actor Aaron Eckhart for the Daily News about playing a besieged president in the film “Olympus Has Fallen.”

fey ruddI had the chance to chat with Tina Fey and Paul Rudd about the unjustly maligned and wholly charming romantic comedy “Admission.”

elleI wasn’t wild about “Ginger & Rosa” but enjoyed chatting with actress Elle Fanning.


dubai-7-star-burj-al-arab1Here’s a piece I did earlier this year about the Dubai Film Festival for WAG magazine.


learyA few years ago, I had a chance to do a couple of pieces for the New York Observer. Here’s an interview with Denis Leary at the height of “Rescue Me” and its amazing run.

400_300_Richard_Lewis_1_And here’s a profile of the great comic Richard Lewis, also from the Observer.