New Orleans is the "physical embodiment of Brockmire himself": The cast on filming in The Big Easy

Hank Azaria’s Brockmire is fueled by alcohol, which led the show’s second season to New Orleans, the city that best embodies Brockmire the man. Las Vegas is only a distant second, according to Hand Azaria. He and Tyrel Jackson Williams discuss shooting Brockmire in New Orleans, the most appropriate place for the show.

Brockmire's Hank Azaria and Amanda Peet scrutinize The Phillie Phanatic and what mascot they would be

Hank Azaria’s Jim Brockmire feuded with a mascot in Brockmire’s second season, which naturally led us to pose the question: What mascot would you want be? Stars Azaria and Amanda Peet, along with the show’s executive producer and writer Joel Church-Cooper, take us through the virtues of the Phillie Phanatic, Mr. Met,…

The team behind Hereditary says making the film was “therapeutic”—even if watching it won’t be

At this point, just two days away from the film’s wide release, the Hereditary hype train is at full steam. Our own A.A. Dowd, who saw it at Sundance, gave the film his stamp of approval, calling it “pure emotional terrorism.” It’s managed to disturb Edgar Wright, Barry Jenkins, Elijah Wood, and every A.V. Club

Yeardley Smith and the cast of All Square aren’t sure whether Trump will last the full term

In the new comedy All Square, Michael Kelly plays a bookie who befriends a former high school classmate’s son and starts taking bets on his little league games. At the premiere of the film, we asked Kelly and his co-stars—Yeardley Smith, Tom Everett Scott, and Isiah Whitlock Jr.—if they’d make bets on the ending of…

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The director and stars of American Animals talk the challenges of portraying real people on film

Based on a true story, Bart Layton’s American Animals follows four young friends (American Horror Story’s Evan Peters, Dunkirk’s Barry Keoghan, Glee’s Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson) who plot to steal millions from Transylvania University in an ill-conceived attempt at rebelling against their suburban upbringings. At…