Streams

Kathie Russo

Producer, Here's The Thing

Kathie Russo appears in the following:

James Toback

Monday, September 30, 2013

This week Alec sits down with writer and director James Toback who makes movies on his own terms.  His films include The Gambler, The Pick-up Artist, Love & Money, Black and White.

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Chris Columbus

Monday, September 16, 2013

This week Alec sits down with film director Chris Columbus – who has brought to the screen some of the biggest American family films in the last 20 years: Adventures in Babysitting, Home Alone, and Mrs. Doubtfire.  

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Danny Bennett

Monday, September 02, 2013

This week, Alec sits down with Danny Bennett, to talk about the thirty years he’s spent managing the career of his dad, Tony Bennett.   As Danny says, “I don’t just handle a career, I manage a legacy.”   


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Here's The Thing: PETA's Dan Mathews

Monday, August 19, 2013

"That's what PETA is all about," says the organization's VP. "We are here to show you things you really don't want to see."

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Here's The Thing: Dwight Gooden

Monday, July 22, 2013

Alec sits down with pitcher Dwight Gooden whose blistering fastball and notoriously deceptive curve ball earned him the Rookie of the Year Award in 1984. He was only 19 years old.

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Josh Fox

Monday, July 08, 2013

Josh Fox didn't set out to be a documentary filmmaker, but when his family was contacted by a company offering a lot of money for drilling rights, he felt compelled to investigate.  

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Here's The Thing: Rosie O'Donnell

Monday, June 24, 2013

"To think that in my lifetime, in my career, that you can be an out performer/actor playing against type – Neil Patrick Harris playing a womanizer on that show, being out and married with twin boys – and it doesn't hurt your career. It doesn't do anything. So in a way it's the most beautifully astounding, inspirational thing that I can think about in my 51 years of living."

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David Simon

Monday, June 10, 2013

David Simon cut his teeth as a crime reporter for The Baltimore Sun until the newspaper industry began to collapse. Simon began writing for television and "The Wire" was born.

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Stacy Keach

Monday, May 27, 2013

When Stacy Keach first pursued a career in acting, he started with Shakespeare, which took him from a festival in Oregon to studying classical theater in England.  

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When Alec Baldwin Interviewed His 'Mom,' Elaine Stritch

Monday, May 13, 2013

Elaine Stritch, who died Thursday at age 89, was best known recently as Alec Baldwin's mother on TV's 30 Rock. In this extensive conversation from 2013, the two showbiz legends discuss Stritch's seven-decade career. "I was the funny kind of offbeat girl. I was never the romantic lead," she said.

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Here's The Thing: Martin Horn

Monday, April 29, 2013

"It was a fascinating career. I am absolutely glad I’m done," says the former New York City Commissioner of Correction and Probation.

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Here's The Thing: Debbie Reynolds

Monday, April 15, 2013

“I slept in my dressing room.” The legendary actor on her first big film, Singin' in the Rain.

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Here's The Thing: Thom Yorke

Monday, April 01, 2013

"I stand on my head for a bit." Radiohead and Atoms for Peace frontman, on his pre-show rituals.

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Andrew Luck

Monday, March 18, 2013

In 2012, Luck was in his final year at Stanford when he learned he was the top NFL draft pick. He tells Alec, "You try sitting in a lecture after you've been drafted by a team."

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Brian Williams

Monday, March 04, 2013

"No one needs another blowhard yelling at them. No one gives a rat’s patootie about my opinion," the NBC Nightly News anchor tells Alec.

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Patti LuPone

Monday, February 18, 2013

Patti LuPone was only four years old when she realized she belonged on stage. LuPone entertained her audience—even if they were only family members in her Long Island living room.

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Is This the Interview that Got Jill Abramson Fired?

Monday, February 04, 2013

In this 2013 interview with Alec Baldwin, the former New York Times executive editor talked about how she grew up in a family where the paper was so vaunted that two copies were delivered to her house. Now, some media critics are speculating that this interview may have been a factor in Abramson's dismissal.

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Lena Dunham

Monday, January 21, 2013

Dunham thought she’d be a “weird Gender and Women’s Studies teacher who occasionally showed movies at film festivals,” and never imagined she’d encounter the success she has.

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Judd Apatow

Monday, January 07, 2013

Filmmaker Judd Apatow thinks each of his movies is "a letter to myself telling me something that I need to know about how to live my life."

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Here's The Thing: Alex and Jamie Bernstein

Monday, December 24, 2012

Alec sits down with Jamie and Alex Bernstein to hear about their maestro father Leonard Bernstein. They knew him in the tux and tails but they also knew him as the dad who loved games.

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