Larry is joined by director and producer Lee Daniels to talk about his new movie The United States vs. Billie Holiday. They talk about why Daniels was drawn to the story of Holiday (9:44), the decision to cast Andra Day, a relative unknown, as Holiday (24:01), and the difficulties that come along with telling a story as complex as Holiday’s (42:48).
Lee Daniels on Furthering the Legacy of Billie Holiday With ‘The United States vs. Billie Holiday’
Larry talks with the director and producer about why he was drawn to Holiday’s story
Plus, breaking down what’s next for LeBron James and the Lakers
Plus, Justin Termine on the Kyrie-Nets saga
In a two-part podcast, Bill breaks down the blockbuster trade between the Nets and Mavericks and looks ahead to the Chiefs-Eagles matchup
Chris and Andy discuss the upcoming Paramount+ and Showtime merger and James Gunn’s grand plans for the DCU, then turn their attention toward breaking down the newest episode of ‘The Last of Us’