156 episodes

Each week “Just for Variety” columnist and Hollywood’s most recognizable red carpet correspondent Marc Malkin sits down with today’s biggest stars to talk film, television, pop culture and the latest news. Plus, go inside the pages of Variety as Marc highlights the issue’s most talked about stories.

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    • TV & Film
    • 3.7 • 140 Ratings

Each week “Just for Variety” columnist and Hollywood’s most recognizable red carpet correspondent Marc Malkin sits down with today’s biggest stars to talk film, television, pop culture and the latest news. Plus, go inside the pages of Variety as Marc highlights the issue’s most talked about stories.

    Taron Egerton (“Black Bird”)

    Taron Egerton (“Black Bird”)

    Taron Egerton talks about living out his fantasy Mafia life in “Black Bird,” dreams to star in “Sweeney Todd” and hanging out with Britney Spears.
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    • 32 min
    Neil Patrick Harris (“Uncoupled”)

    Neil Patrick Harris (“Uncoupled”)

    Neil Patrick Harris opens up about his first on-camera gay sex scene in “Uncoupled,” fake penises, butt Botox and getting cast on “Doctor Who.”
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    • 41 min
    Colman Domingo (“Euphoria”)

    Colman Domingo (“Euphoria”)

    Colman Domingo talks about his first Emmy nomination for “Euphoria,” Oprah Winfrey visiting the set of “The Color Purple” movie musical, talking to Pres. Barack and Michelle Obama about “Rustin” and plans for a television series adaptation of his biographical short “New Moon.”
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    • 35 min
    Tessa Thompson (“Thor: Love & Thunder”)

    Tessa Thompson (“Thor: Love & Thunder”)

    “Thor: Love & Thunder” star Tessa Thompson talks about being bisexual and living her truth. Plus, she weighs in on her queer character Valkyrie’s love life and also reveals what it’s like being directed by Michael B. Jordan in the upcoming “Creed III.”
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    • 18 min
    Diego Boneta (“Father of the Bride”)

    Diego Boneta (“Father of the Bride”)

    “Father of the Bride” star Diego Boneta talks about working alongside Gloria Estefan in the Latinx remake of the classic family comedy and reveals his early auditions and how he came close to starring in “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.” Plus, Boneta recalls taking guitar lessons with...Tom Cruise?!
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    • 35 min
    Patrick Schwarzenegger (“The Staircase”)

    Patrick Schwarzenegger (“The Staircase”)

    “The Staircase” star Patrick Schwarzenegger talks about working with Colin Firth and his character possibly being queer. Plus, he reveals his father Arnold Schwarzenegger’s reaction to his work in the upcoming “The Boys” spin-off.
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    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

3.7 out of 5
140 Ratings

140 Ratings

Cupcakeluver102 ,

Enjoyed Avengers special

Malkin is a good host I enjoy his interviews and can’t wait for more!

Not a NYer ,

Does the host...

...ever not mention his husband? LOL

Seriously, though, this competent celebrity journalism. If I’m interested in the guest I tune in.

mrjo225 ,

SO MUCH JOY

The Big Ticket has been one of my favorite series to listen to during the pandemic. Marc’s childlike wonder and genuine interest in each of the interviewees is wonderful. Thanks for spreading a little positivity.

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