Last Build Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:40:00 -0500Copyright: Copyright 2016 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:40:00 -0500Damien Chazelle's latest film is a modern take on classic 1930s musicals. It's the story of a musician and a frustrated actress, learning to reconcile their dreams with the reality of Hollywood life.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:27:00 -0500David Bianculli offers an appreciation of Tinker, who died last month. Also, we listen to a Fresh Air interview with Tinker from 1994, and an interview with Tinker's wife, Mary Tyler Moore, from 1995.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:39:00 -0500Two All Things Considered hosts, Ari Shapiro and Audie Cornish, join the table for conversations about the new fall family shows This Is Us and Speechless.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:29:00 -0500In the new podcast, "Making Oprah," journalist Jenn White follows Oprah Winfrey's rise from Chicago talk show host to media mogul.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:58:00 -0500Blue Seal ice cream was launched after World War II for American soldiers stationed in Okinawa, Japan. Today, it's a fusion of American and Okinawan tastes that's loved by locals and tourists alike.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:13:44 -0500We take a moment to chat with KQED pop culture writer Emmanuel Hapsis about the TV Land series Younger, which just closed its third season.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:39:00 -0500Once a day until December 25th, NPR's "Monkey See" blog is highlighting a small, good thing that happened in pop culture this year.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500The new short web film "It's Asian Men!" aims to tackle a big issue: Why Asian-American men are rarely cast on TV or in movies as the romantic or sexy lead. No Long Duk Dong here.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:42:00 -0500Nicole Maines and Kylar Broadus are both featured in the new HBO documentary. "We all come out publicly," Broadus says. "There is no hidden way to come out as a trans person."
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:22:00 -0500Glen Weldon and Audie Cornish discuss the first season of HBO's densely plotted science fiction series.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:39:00 -0500It's a regular event for TV critics to gather in Los Angeles for press conferences with networks and cable companies. But this year, top executives won't hold question and answer sessions.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:41:28 -0500Lauren Graham is the fast-talking Lorelei Gilmore, on Gilmore Girls, a role she recently reprised on Netflix. She tells NPR's Ailsa Chang about her memoir, Talking As Fast As I Can.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:09:00 -0500Here's a quick roundup of some of the mini-moments you may have missed on this week's Morning Edition.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:08:00 -0500On this week's show, we return to Stars Hollow and travel to Disney's latest gorgeous world with Daisy Rosario and super-librarian Margaret H. Willison.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:00:00 -0500A food blogger's fascination with retro entertaining pays off in a colorful volume of curious eats.