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Popcorn with Peter Travers

ABC News (US)

Interview show featuring the world's biggest stars and top moviemakers -- George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone's film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars -- there's a musical surprise at the end of every interview! New episodes every Thursday morning.

Interview show featuring the world's biggest stars and top moviemakers -- George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone's film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars -- there's a musical surprise at the end of every interview! New episodes every Thursday morning.

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Interview show featuring the world's biggest stars and top moviemakers -- George Clooney, Julianne Moore and Russell Crowe, just to name a few. They drop by the ABC News studio to talk to Rolling Stone's film and television critic Peter Travers about their latest projects and their lives. And just when you think you know all there is about these stars -- there's a musical surprise at the end of every interview! New episodes every Thursday morning.

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English


Episodes

Edie Falco, 'Tommy'

3/20/2020
Edie Falco stars as the first female chief of the Los Angeles Police Department in her new series, "Tommy." In this episode, she talks about taking on the role and looks back on "Nurse Jackie." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most...

Duration:00:18:52

Simone Missick, 'All Rise'

3/11/2020
Simone Missick shares her story about being chosen for the role of Misty Knight, the first African-American woman created for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as well as the making of her new hit series "All Rise." Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is...

Duration:00:22:19

Anthony Mackie, 'The Banker'

3/9/2020
Anthony Mackie is a busy man! In this episode, he talks about his new Apple TV+ series, "The Banker," his new Netflix series, "Altered Carbon," and what it's like to take on the role of the new Captain America. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is...

Duration:00:18:51

Christina Hendricks, 'Good Girls'

3/6/2020
In this episode, Christina Hendricks previews the all new season of her hit series, "Good Girls," while also looking back on "Mad Men" and answering fan questions. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according...

Duration:00:22:14

Elisabeth Moss, 'The Invisible Man'

3/4/2020
Even Hollywood's top actors and actresses have concerns about taking risks on screen. Emmy award winner Elisabeth Moss is no different. In this episode, she talks about her new film, "The Invisible Man," and reveals the moment she could finallly breathe a sign of relief. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly...

Duration:00:20:54

Anya Taylor-Joy, 'Emma'

2/26/2020
Anya Taylor-Joy is winning raves for playing the title role in "Emma," the film version of the 1815 novel by Jane Austen about a conniving rich girl who gets into trouble by interfering in people's love lives. In this episode, she talks about her role in the film and how she quickly found her place in the acting world. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written...

Duration:00:22:34

Sam Heughan, 'Outlander'

2/19/2020
Sam Heughan may have been destined to act, just ask any of the "Outlander" fans among his massive social media following. In this episode, Heughan shares when he knew acting was what he wanted to do and how it's changed his life. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly...

Duration:00:19:11

Oscars 2020 Preview

2/7/2020
In this special edition of "Popcorn with Peter Travers," Peter Travers offers his take on who will win at the 2020 Academy Awards. Check out our other podcasts: http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com. Travers is...

Duration:00:14:28

Kathy Bates, 'Richard Jewell'

2/6/2020
Would working side-by-side with Clint Eastwood make you nervous? Let's face it, the answer is, likely, yes, but it may come as a surprise to know that even Oscar winner Kathy Bates had to pull it together to work on his latest film, "Richard Jewell." * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's...

Duration:00:21:35

Jonathan Pryce, 'The Two Popes'

1/31/2020
Oscar nominee Jonathan Pryce says he's not a religious man, but he was all in for playing Pope Francis in the new Netflix film, "The Two Popes." In this episode, Pryce shares why he wanted the role and what it was like working alongside co-star Anthony Hopkins. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is...

Duration:00:22:55

Alfre Woodard, 'Clemency'

1/29/2020
Peter Travers says Alfre Woodard brings the toll of the death penalty to life in her new film "Clemency." In this epsiode, Woodard talks about her role in the film and in "the village of acting." * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com....

Duration:00:23:44

Omari Hardwick, 'Power'

1/28/2020
"Power" fans are going bananas over the final season of the crime series. Someone, or perhaps everyone, has been out to get the main character, played by Omari Hardwick. In this episode, Hardwick shares how he nearly predicted the fate of his character in the very first season. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly...

Duration:00:18:25

Willem Dafoe, 'The Lighthouse'

1/24/2020
Actor Willem Dafoe torments co-star Robert Pattinson in the new film, "The Lighthouse." The two met for the very first time on the set of the psychological horror-thriller and jumped right into character. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to...

Duration:00:18:35

Quentin Tarantino, 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'

1/20/2020
Director Quentin Tarantino is celebrating a whopping 10 Oscar nominations for his comedy-drama film, "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood." In this episode, Tarantino talks about the making of the film with stars Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most...

Duration:00:19:59

Jamie Foxx, 'Just Mercy'

1/15/2020
When you chat with Jamie Foxx, expect the unexpected. The "Just Mercy" star talks about his new film and the Oscar buzz over his performance, while also delivering hilarious impersonations of everyone from Jimmy Carter and Mike Tyson to Oprah Winfrey. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's...

Duration:00:27:16

Sam Mendes, '1917'

1/13/2020
Could the World War I film "1917" shake up the Oscars race? There's big buzz around director Sam Mendes' epic movie, fresh off of three big Golden Globe wins. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com. Travers is also host of ABC's...

Duration:00:21:35

Florence Pugh, 'Little Women'

1/10/2020
Florence Pugh is only 23, but she's already stirring her share of Oscar buzz after her breakout roles in "Little Women" and "Midsommar." * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com. Travers is also host of ABC's "Popcorn With Peter...

Duration:00:23:48

Jack Black, 'Jumanji: The Next Level'

12/20/2019
Jack Black is back! In this episode, the "Jumanji" star talks about reuniting with his hilarious cast for the making of an all-new wild adventure. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com. Travers is also host of ABC's "Popcorn With...

Duration:00:18:59

Rachel Brosnahan, 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'

12/18/2019
Could Rachel Brosnahan actually be ready to take on a real-life stand-up comedy routine? The "Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" star talks about the making of the series, which was just renewed for a fourth season, and about her role as a stand-up comedian. * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most...

Duration:00:18:52

J.J. Abrams, 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'

12/16/2019
Let's face it, "Star Wars" fans have many questions, but the end of the nine-month movie cycle is upon us and director J.J. Abrams is promising answers in "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker." * ABOUT PETER TRAVERS: Peter Travers an American film critic, author and journalist. For some 25 years, Travers has written for Rolling Stone. He personally screens nearly 400 movies per year and releases weekly reviews. Travers is the nation's most blurbed film critic, according to eFilmCritic.com....

Duration:00:25:22