On Jerry Beck’s Animation Scoop, I interview the producers of Disney’s new animated series “Mickey and the Roadster Racers”, Rob LaDuca and Mark Seidenberg. They discuss all aspects of the show, including working with real-life racer Danica Patrick and car aficionado Jay Leno.
In this exclusive interview, the man behind the magical music of “La La Land, Composer Justin Hurwitz, talks about this latest collaboration with former college roommate, director Damien Chazelle, his inspirations for the songs in the film, and his personal all-time favorite movie.
Two of the key players behind “Albert”, Nickelodeon’s first-ever made-for-TV animated movie – Chris Viscardi, SVP of Content Development and David Steinberg, SVP of Production – talk with Jackson about their landmark Holiday special, starring a little Christmas tree with a big dream.
Kelly Fremon Craig is the writer and director of the coming-of-age comedy “The Edge of Seventeen”, which is Nominated for 3 Critics Choice Awards, including Best Comedy. Craig discusses how she’s feeling heading into the awards, working with star Hailee Steinfeld, producer James L. Brooks, a memorable experience with co-star Woody Harrelson and…tater tots.
Actress Gillian Jacobs talks with Jackson about the up and down 6 years doing “Community”, her latest film – the improv comedy “Don’t Think Twice”, her current project with Melissa McCarthy and she shares her advice for looking good on screen.