The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by actor Don Cheadle to discuss some of his iconic films, including Boogie Nights, Out of Sight, Crash, and Hotel Rwanda, playing Sammy Davis Jr. in HBO’s The Rat Pack, Black actors and storytellers in Hollywood, working on TV and films during the pandemic, his Showtime series Black Monday, and more (8:00). Then Bill talks with actor Rob Lowe about joining the podcast world with his new podcast, Literally! With Rob Lowe, Hollywood in the 1980s, the Brat Pack, some of his films including The Outsiders, St. Elmo’s Fire, About Last Night, Tommy Boy, and more. Rob also shares stories from his time following the Showtime Lakers (1:01:35).
Talking Movies With Don Cheadle and Rob Lowe
Cheadle reviews his career and talks about ‘Black Monday’; Lowe discusses his new podcast and tells stories about the Showtime Lakers
Bill talks Peyton and Eli’s ‘Monday Night Football’ broadcast and Week 2 fantasy predictions
Nora and Mallory discuss whether fans should worry about some Week 1 losses
Mike and Jesse preview this weekend’s NFL games before discussing the card values of four NBA players who were injured last season