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The Leonard Lopate Show

Jack Black

Monday, November 26, 2012

Jack Black talks about his latest movie, “Bernie,” a black comedy based on a true story of a mortician in small-town Texas who strikes up a friendship with a wealthy widow. He’ll also discuss his career in movies and music, and his band Tenacious D and its latest album, “Rize of the Fenix.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Big Stars

Monday, November 26, 2012

Jack Black talks about his career in movies, music, and his latest role in the film "Bernie." Then Pulitzer Prize-winner Anne Applebaum gives a glimpse behind the iron curtain, and reveals how communism took over Eastern Europe after WWII. And the great Tony Bennett shares the lessons he's learned over the course of his long career, working with everyone from Duke Ellington to Bill Evans to Lady Gaga.

Studio 360

Jack Black, A Cappella

Friday, October 12, 2012

From a wannabe rock star in School of Rock, to a Mexican wrestler in Nacho Libre, Jack Black is probably the closest thing in Hollywood to a superstar clown. He’s been described as “big, obnoxious, and funny in a slightly terrifying way.” So his role as the title character in Bernie ...

Video: Jack Black’s one-man version of The Who’s “Tommy”

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Studio 360

Jack Black & Diana Krall

Friday, October 12, 2012

Jack Black, superstar clown, rocks out live and sings a cappella in our studio. Diana Krall tells Kurt Andersen how she pulled 78 rpm records out of the closet at random to find material for her new album. Rocky and Bullwinkle make the Cold War kid-friendly. And an art dealer ...

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