The Frame

Movies, music, TV, arts and entertainment, straight from Southern California. Hosted by John Horn

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Johnny Knoxville's homage to Evel Knievel; composer Mac Quayle; SAG-AFTRA vote

Recent Episodes from The Frame

Pianist Yuja Wang; 'War Machine' director David Michod

Yuja Wang is an internationally recognized piano genius who is in L.A. for the next two weeks to perform Bartók's piano concertos with the L.A. Phil; David Michod talks about how he’d been looking to make a film about America’s wars in Iraq and Afghanistan for about a decade before he came across Michael Hastings’ book.

Baz Luhrmann on 'The Get Down'; visiting the film set of 'Wakefield'

Luhrmann's love of hip-hop history brought him on to the series 'The Get Down' which Netflix has just decided not to renew for a second season. He discusses his first foray into television– an ambitious project that Luhrmann says was like producing a Broadway show in every episode. And The Frame visits writer-director Robin Swicord on the set of her Bryan Cranston-Jennifer Garner movie 'Wakefield.'

Grateful Dead documentary; a podcast musical; TV shows on Snapchat

"Long Strange Trip" documents how The Grateful Dead found its sound and made Jerry Garcia a reluctant leader. "Wait Wait Don't Kill Me" is a podcast musical that satirizes the podcast "Serial," but it's also about our fascination with true crime and murder. Can Snapchat build an audience for short form shows by well-known TV celebs like Conan O'Brien?

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