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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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United States

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ABC News (US)

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

Helena Zengel, 'News of the World'

3/26/2021
At 12 years old, Helena Zengel stars alongside Tom Hanks in the new film "News of the World."

Duration:00:15:13

Chloe Zhao and Regina King

3/19/2021
In this special edition of 'Popcorn,' directors Chloé Zhao and Regina King talks to Peter Travers about the making of "Nomadland" and "One Night in Miami."

Duration:00:23:05

Andra Day, 'The United States Vs. Billie Holiday'

3/12/2021
Actress and singer Andra Day talks about taking on the role of her beloved icon in the new film "The United States Vs. Billie Holiday."

Duration:00:21:05

Spike Lee, 'Da 5 Bloods'

3/5/2021
Spike Lee shares behind-the-scenes details about the cast and production of his film "Da 5 Bloods."

Duration:00:25:03

Amanda Seyfried, 'Mank'

2/26/2021
Actress Amanda Seyfried talks about becoming Hollywood legend Marion Davies in "Mank" and her favorite roles since her film debut in "Mean Girls."

Duration:00:18:38

Daniel Kaluuya, 'Judas and the Black Messiah'

2/19/2021
Actor Daniel Kaluuya talks about his raw performance as Black Panther Party icon Fred Hampton in "Judas and the Black Messiah," as well as the success from his breakout role in "Get Out."

Duration:00:21:41

Viggo Mortensen, 'Falling'

2/12/2021
Viggo Mortensen talks about his feature directorial debut in "Falling" and the inspiration behind the family drama.

Duration:00:18:00

Jared Leto, 'The Little Things'

2/5/2021
Actor Jared Leto talks about playing a serial killer in the new film "The Little Things."

Duration:00:18:20

Gary Oldman, 'Mank'

1/29/2021
Oscar-winning actor Gary Oldman talks about the making of "Mank" and its "celebration" of the Golden Age of Hollywood, that doesn't "sugarcoat the uglier side of it."

Duration:00:23:38

Best of 2020

12/30/2020
In this special edition of "Popcorn," film critic Peter Travers looks back on the year in movies.

Duration:00:12:23

Jamie Foxx, 'Soul'

12/25/2020
Jamie Foxx makes Pixar history as the first Black lead in one of the studio's animated movies. Foxx says the importance of the opportunity in "Soul" wasn't lost on him: "Humanity needs a shot in the arm of soul, and goodness and happiness and smiles."

Duration:00:17:22

George Clooney, 'The Midnight Sky'

12/18/2020
George Clooney opens up about his new movie, "The Midnight Sky," while sharing details about his family's life in quarantine and the uniting force of people's hatred for "Batman & Robin."

Duration:00:21:16

Riz Ahmed, 'Sound of Metal'

12/11/2020
Actor and rapper Riz Ahmed talks about the making of his new movie, "Sound of Metal," and what he learned from the deaf community to portray his character. "I hope that the film is a bit of a glimpse into that community and it opens people's eyes into the richness of that culture."

Duration:00:23:03

Glenn Close, 'Hillbilly Elegy'

12/4/2020
Legendary actress Glenn Close talks about her transformation into Mamaw for "Hillbilly Elegy," from the makeup process to working with the family: "It's just a fact that all great drama is based in family."

Duration:00:18:49

John David Washington, 'Tenet'

9/18/2020
Actor John David Washington talks about his starring role in Christopher Nolan's "Tenet," the first major movie to be released since the pandemic shutdown.

Duration:00:19:59

2020 Fall Movie Preview

9/11/2020
Film critic Peter Travers offers a look at new movies set to hit theaters soon.

Duration:00:18:10

Eugene Levy, 'Schitt's Creek'

8/21/2020
It may take a while to accept that "Schitt's Creek" has come to an end, but in this episode, Eugene Levy insists the timing is just right and says he's grateful for the support from fans.

Duration:00:21:13

Matthew Rhys, 'Perry Mason'

8/14/2020
Matthew Rhys as "Perry Mason" in the new HBO series is not the "Perry Mason" of the 50s and 60s. And that's just the way Rhys wants it.

Duration:00:21:53

Rosamund Pike, 'Radioactive'

8/7/2020
For Rosamund Pike, taking on the role of Marie Curie was almost a no-brainer. Pike plays the famous scientist in the new Amazon Studios fictionalized biopic, "Radioactive."

Duration:00:17:29

Dave Franco, 'The Rental'

7/31/2020
Actor Dave Franco makes his directorial debut with the new horror flick, "The Rental." Franco, a horror fan himself, says the idea was inspired by his own paranoia.

Duration:00:19:57