Guest Picks: Michael McKean
Friday, November 11, 2011
Actor Michael McKean was on the Lopate Show recently -- on Nigel Tufnel Day -- to discuss his role in the Public Theater's latest production of "King Lear," and he told us what he's been listening to recently.
What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?
Joe Queenan’s memoir, Closing Time. And the shows Good People and M.F. with the Hat on Broadway.
What are you listening to right now?
They Might Be Giants’ new album, “Join Us.”
What’s the last great book you read?
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin.
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
British Music Hall.
What’s your favorite comfort food?
Spaghetti and meatballs.