Guest Picks: Bill Irwin

Bill Irwin and David Shiner, the stars of "Old Hat," in the WNYC studios

Bill Irwinwas on the Leonard Lopate Show, along with his co-star David Shiner, to talk about the off-Broadway production of "Old Hats." He also told us what he's been reading and what he's listening to (always).

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?



What are you listening to right now?

        Basie (always).


What’s the last great book you read?

        1493 by Charles C. Mann.


 What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

        David Shiner


What’s your favorite comfort food?