David Shoemaker joins the show to talk about how action stars are minted in the post–The Rock era of filmmaking, Dave Bautista’s rise to legitimate actor, and who is primed to make the leap from WWE to the big screen (0:45). Then, Stuber director Michael Dowse comes in to talk about the role of improvisation in his films, working with Bautista and comedian Kumail Nanjiani, and what his future in directing looks like (25:07).
The Making of an Action Star in 2019
Plus: reviving action-comedy and ‘Stuber’ with director Michael Dowse
Musa and Ryan react to Argentina’s victory over the Netherlands, Croatia vs. Brazil, and more
Rachel and Callie also chat about this week’s Bravo news
Johnny and Moriah discuss the epic twist that saw her go up against Fessy to pick teams for the next phase of the season
NBA Prospect Victor Wembanyama Discussion With Ben Golliver. Plus, Interviews With Alonzo Mourning and Gary Payton at Art Basel Miami 2022.
Wos and Ben also talk about where they see Wembanyama in the next year
Plus, an all-time great listener call about the Pimblett drama