In industry-shaking news, Warner Bros. announced this week that they will send their entire 2021 movie slate, including movies like Dune and Matrix 4, to HBO Max. Chris and Andy break down what this means for movies, as well as how it might affect the TV industry (1:19). Also, they discuss Episode 4 of Industry (21:23) before being joined by Queen’s Gambit director Scott Frank to talk about what went into making one of the most popular shows of the year (34:58).
An Interview With ‘Queen’s Gambit’ Director Scott Frank. Plus, the Major HBO Max News and ‘Industry’ Episode 4.
Scott Frank takes Chris and Andy behind the scenes of ‘The Queen’s Gambit’
Watkins talks about his journey from the streets to the writer’s room, understanding Baltimore through television, and the real-life corruption of the city’s Gun Trace Task Force
CC and Ryan also take stock of the NBA playoffs
Justin, Rob, and Wos start by recapping the Warriors’ blowout victory over the Mavs, and what Dallas can change moving forward
Season 3 has found the show’s core cast enjoying more success than ever. As the installment’s unorthodox storytelling exemplifies, fame makes the Black experience that much more confounding.
Johnny and Syrus discuss topics ranging from Kendal’s inexplicable sabotage decision to his tough elimination challenge against MJ