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Video: '12 Years a Slave' screenwriter John Ridley



KPCC's John Rabe in conversation with screen-writer/director John Ridley. They discuss Ridley's upcoming film about Jimmy Hendrix,
KPCC's John Rabe in conversation with screen-writer/director John Ridley. They discuss Ridley's upcoming film about Jimmy Hendrix, "All is by My Side".
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John Ridley's screenwriting spans a gamut from the blaxploitation spoof "Undercover Brother" to the historically-rooted "Red Tails."  I talked with him about his muses in Los Angeles — where and how he likes to see a movie, hear some music and find inspiration.