Director Rob Marshall on Mary Poppins Returns and making a successful movie musical

Rob Marshall has been at the helm of three of the most high-profile movie musicals of the 21st century—the Best Picture winner Chicago, Nine, and Into The Woods. His latest, Mary Poppins Returns, the long-gestating sequel to the 1964 musical fantasy film, hits theaters next week. In honor of the sequel, we sat down…

Behind the scenes of The Good Place podcast with Marc Evan Jackson and D'Arcy Carden

For fans of The Good Place, The Good Place: The Podcast is a no-brainer. Hosted by Marc Evan Jackson (who plays Shawn), it serves as a perfect companion to the show, providing episodic insights, behind-the-scenes stories, and funny anecdotes about the NBC comedy. Recently, we met up with Jackson and The Good Place

Yalitza Aparicio and Marina De Tavira on Roma and capturing the unique chaos of life

Alfonso Cuarón’s latest film Roma serves as a love letter to the women who raised him, centering on a young Mixtec woman (played by newcomer Yalitza Aparicio) who works for a family in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. Ahead of Roma hitting Netflix this Friday, we sat down with stars Yalitza…

With a crazy mid-season finale, Riverdale closes out the year on a high note

Riverdale’s mid-season finale feels so epic it’s “practically biblical,” as Hiram would put it. But beyond that, it’s a ton of fun, thanks largely to a visit to The Jones Yard and a much-needed injection of Cheryl Bombshell. In this week’s Dial M For Maple, Marah has suspicions about Gladys Jones, and Cameron ties it…

Roma’s Yalitza Aparicio and Marina De Tavira on joining Alfonso Cuarón’s latest

Alfonso Cuarón’s latest film Roma serves as a love letter to the women who raised him, centering on a young Mixtec woman (played by newcomer Yalitza Aparicio) who works for a family in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. Ahead of the film hitting Netflix this Friday, we sat down with Roma’s stars,…

Lin-Manuel Miranda on Mary Poppins Returns and if a Hamilton movie could actually work

Hamilton creator and multi-talented entertainer Lin-Manuel Miranda stars in this month’s Mary Poppins Returns, the long-gestating sequel to the 1964 musical fantasy film. In honor of the new film, we sat down with Miranda to talk about Mary Poppins, working with Rob Marshall, and the challenges of making a Hamilton

Sandy Powell on designing the gorgeous costumes for Mary Poppins Returns and The Favourite

Sandy Powell is one of the great costume designers working today, having worked on films like The Aviator, Shakespeare in Love, and The Other Boleyn Girl. This month, audiences can see her costuming work in a pair of new films: Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite and Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns. We recently sat down…