Monica Bushman Associate Producer, Take Two
Monica Bushman is an Associate Producer on KPCC's Take Two program.
Prior to that, she worked on KPCC's local broadcast of Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
Monica began her career in radio as a producer for PRI's "America Abroad" in Washington, DC. Before coming to KPCC, she worked on various NPR shows including "Talk of the Nation" and "Morning Edition."
Monica is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a native of Anaheim, California.
Stories by Monica Bushman
Marvel Studios wowed fans with "Thor" and "Black Panther." But fans looking for a peek at the new "Deadpool" or "X-Men" films were let down by 20th Century Fox.
As a fairy tale about eating children, "Hansel & Gretel" was already pretty disturbing. As an art exhibition about surveillance, it's unnerving in a different way.
The characters in the Netflix series are snobs who behave badly. The show's co-creators hope they're relatable enough to make up for it.
Bekah Brunstetter's play is about a conservative Christian baker who is asked to make a cake for a lesbian wedding — and one of the women is an old friend.
The actress' character isn't the typical woman in a period film. She's complicated and determined to get what — and who — she wants.
The thrill of the annual showcase is that it's a chance to see the very first staging of a new work that could be a Broadway hit.
David Lowery's big-budget remake of "Pete's Dragon" featured a CGI dragon. But with "A Ghost Story," he used a white sheet to create his phantom.
The largest LGBT film festival in the country opens Thursday in L.A. The organizers say it's as necessary today as when it began 35 years ago.
Comedian Hasan Minhaj combats a nativist narrative in American culture with his comedy and says, "The things I'm fighting for are actually American ideals."
Actors Ginnifer Goodwin and Allen Leech star in a play that is inspired by physics and string theory and alternates between multiple realities.
Arrested at 16, Browder spent three years at New York's Rikers Island jail, much of it in solitary confinement, without ever being convicted of a crime. Two years after his release, he took his own life.
"Clean Version" makes sanitized versions of a select number of Sony films available as an extra feature to customers who buy the original theatrical version on participating digital platforms.
The highly polarized political climate, combined with the ease with which consumers can launch a social media campaign against a brand, has advertisers on edge.
The director of the "Blackfish" documentary discusses why she chose to tell the true story of a U.S. Marine and her combat dog through a narrative film.
'Broad City' writer/director Lucia Aniello is no stranger to comedy. With her debut feature, she's the first woman to direct a big studio, R-rated comedy in nearly 20 years.