Here's what we've got on today's episode:
Olivia Milch adds her spin to summer movies
(Starts at 8:30)
The filmmaker talks about her current projects, including the Netflix film, "Dude," which she wrote and directed; and the much-anticipated "Ocean's 8," which she co-wrote. Milch tells The Frame's John Horn that making “Ocean’s 8,” with its largely female cast, was a welcome antidote to the disturbing revelations that led to the #MeToo movement.
- Guest: Olivia Milch, writer/director
Music producer Sebastian Krys' path from lowly intern to in-demand studio wizard
(Starts at 19:30)
The Argentina native studied audio engineering in the U.S., and landed an internship at Emilio and Gloria Estefan's studio in Miami. That opened doors to working with a string of top Latin artists, which included assembling the production team for the mega-hit, "Despacito." Now he's branching out with his next project, working with a promising artist named... Elvis Costello. The Frame contributor Betto Arcos profiles Krys in this feature story.
GLAAD says studios have taken a step backwards
(Starts at 1:00)
The annual study from the leading LGBTQ media advocacy group indicates that representation of LGBTQ characters had a "significant decrease" in 2017. The organization is calling for 20% of annual major studio releases to include LGBTQ characters by the year 2021.
- Guest: GLAAD researcher Megan Townsend