Interview: Massoud Bakhshi Talks Creating ‘Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness’

Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness debuted at this year's Sundance Film Festival to thunderous applause. The film was among 11 other high caliber entries in the World Cinema Dramatic competition. Iranian filmmaker Massoud Bakhshi's sociopolitical tale of a woman's fight for survival is one of the most engaging experiences anyone can have in a theater … Continue reading Interview: Massoud Bakhshi Talks Creating ‘Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness’

Interview: Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx Talk ‘Just Mercy, Working with Bryan Stevenson & How Art Impacts The Culture

Last week, I attended the Just Mercy press junket in New York City. For those unfamiliar with the film, Just Mercy is a 2019 American legal drama directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and stars Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Rob Morgan, O'Shea Jackson Jr., Tim Blake Nelson, Rafe Spall, and Brie Larson. It tells the true story … Continue reading Interview: Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx Talk ‘Just Mercy, Working with Bryan Stevenson & How Art Impacts The Culture

Interview: Chadwick Boseman & Stephan James Talk ’21 Bridges’

After uncovering a massive conspiracy, an embattled NYPD detective (Chadwick Boseman) joins a citywide manhunt for two young cop-killers. As the night unfolds, he soon becomes unsure of who to pursue, and who's in pursuit of him. When the search intensifies, authorities decide to take extreme measures by closing all of Manhattan's 21 bridges to prevent … Continue reading Interview: Chadwick Boseman & Stephan James Talk ’21 Bridges’

Interview: Janelle Monáe, Nate Wonder and Roman Discuss Creating New Music for ‘Lady and the Tramp’

The highly anticipated new streaming service Disney+ is finally here. The arrival of the new streaming service means new original TV shows and movies, and one of the first movies on the platform is the live-action re-imagining of the 1955 classic Lady and the Tramp. This new version of the much-beloved classic stars  Tessa Thompson … Continue reading Interview: Janelle Monáe, Nate Wonder and Roman Discuss Creating New Music for ‘Lady and the Tramp’

Interview: ‘Jessica Jones’ Director Neasa Hardiman Makes Her Directorial Feature Debut at TIFF With Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Sea Fever’

From directing one of our favourite Marvel characters, to writing and directing the sci-fi creature feature, Sea Fever (which had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival), Irish director Neasa Hardiman is always hard at work. Luckily for me, I was able to catch up with the director during TIFF for a brief … Continue reading Interview: ‘Jessica Jones’ Director Neasa Hardiman Makes Her Directorial Feature Debut at TIFF With Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Sea Fever’

Interview: Joaquin Phoenix & Todd Phillips Talk ‘Joker’, ‘The King of Comedy’ Inspiration and More

A few weeks ago Geeks of Color had the chance to attend an early screening of Joker with fellow journalists, followed by a Q&A with the film's star Joaquin Phoenix and director Todd Phillips. As we put down our recorders at the front of the theater, Phillips started the Q&A by welcoming us: Todd Phillips: … Continue reading Interview: Joaquin Phoenix & Todd Phillips Talk ‘Joker’, ‘The King of Comedy’ Inspiration and More

Interview: Andy Muschietti Talks De-aging Technology & Deciding the Final Runtime of ‘IT Chapter Two’

IT Chapter Two hits theaters in two days! As promised our continuous IT Chapter Two coverage continues with another interview; this time with director, Andy Muschietti. Earlier this week, interviews with cast members were posted, including our interview with Jessica Chastain and Jay Ryan, and our chat with Isaiah Mustafa, Andy Bean, Bill Hader and … Continue reading Interview: Andy Muschietti Talks De-aging Technology & Deciding the Final Runtime of ‘IT Chapter Two’

Andy Bean, Isaiah Mustafa, James Ransone and Bill Hader Talk & IT Chapter Two; & Their First Horror Movies

Last week, Geeks of Color had the opportunity to sit down with the cast of the film at a Carnival themed press event. You can check out our first interview with Jessica Chastain and Jay Ryan here. Our next interview was with Isaiah Mustafa, Bill Hader, James Ransone and Andy Bean (who play the adult … Continue reading Andy Bean, Isaiah Mustafa, James Ransone and Bill Hader Talk & IT Chapter Two; & Their First Horror Movies

Interview: Jessica Chastain and Jay Ryan Discuss Most Difficult Scenes to Film, Favorite Karaoke Songs & More

It’s been almost two years since director Andy Muschietti's adaptation of Stephen King's novel, "IT" hit theaters and took the world by storm. Now, the sequel, IT Chapter Two is upon us. Last week, Geeks of Color had the opportunity to sit down with the cast of the film at a Carnival themed press event. … Continue reading Interview: Jessica Chastain and Jay Ryan Discuss Most Difficult Scenes to Film, Favorite Karaoke Songs & More

Interview: ‘Good Boys’ Star Keith L. Williams Talks Reading R-Rated Script for First Time

Imagine if Superbad had a prequel movie. Well, Good Boys is just that. With Good Boys now in theaters, we had the chance to sit down with breakout star Keith L. Williams where the young actor told us about his characters, some of the challenges he faced while playing the role, and what he'd like … Continue reading Interview: ‘Good Boys’ Star Keith L. Williams Talks Reading R-Rated Script for First Time