25 episodes

Every week, host Elvis Mitchell conducts in-depth interviews with the most innovative and influential people working in entertainment, art, and pop culture.

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    • 4.5, 486 Ratings

Every week, host Elvis Mitchell conducts in-depth interviews with the most innovative and influential people working in entertainment, art, and pop culture.

    Andre Leon Talley: 'The Chiffon Trenches'

    Andre Leon Talley: 'The Chiffon Trenches'

    Faith is what got Andre Leon Talley through decades of intrigues and betrayal in the world of high fashion. The former Vogue Magazine Creative Director -- and the first African-American to hold such a title -- details his survival strategies in his...

    • 28 min
    Alan Zweibel: 'Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier'

    Alan Zweibel: 'Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier'

    Forty-five years ago, Alan Zweibel joined the first group of writers responsible for an unknown project called 'NBC's Saturday Night' -- later changed to 'Saturday Night Live'. Since then, he brought his meticulous perspective -- and voice --...

    • 28 min
    Kenya Barris: '#blackAF'

    Kenya Barris: '#blackAF'

    Kenya Barris followers may think his hit sitcom ‘Blackish’ is autobiographical, but his new netflix series ‘#blackAF’ cuts much closer to the bone. He raises the stakes by starring in this show as well — so you know exactly who to blame,...

    • 28 min
    Stella Meghie: 'The Photograph'

    Stella Meghie: 'The Photograph'

    Writer and director Stella Meghie has moved her strengths — verbal aggression, a revealing eye for wardrobe, distinctive perspectives for characters, narrative driven by women — from comedy to drama with her newest film, ‘The Photograph’.

    • 28 min
    Alice Wu: 'The Half of It'

    Alice Wu: 'The Half of It'

    With just two films -- 'Saving Face' and her newest, 'The Half of It', director Alice Wu has found a way to play with triangles – three-sided romantic relationships, emotional threesomes and the self splintered into trios. She talks about how...

    • 28 min
    Scott Sternberg: Entireworld

    Scott Sternberg: Entireworld

    When designer Scott Sternberg shut his clothing line band of outsiders to create a brand, Entireworld, that was strictly about ease and e-commerce rather than formality and brick-and-mortar stores, he had no idea that the new concept would fit so...

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
486 Ratings

486 Ratings

Just another mol Eliza ,

Response to Marlz review

You wrote a response to someone else’s review and i thought that was insane so i wrote this review to call you out on it.

Revshelley ,

Gender Balance please!

Powerful, binge-worthy, well constructed, intellectually stimulating interviews. My only critique is not enough female guests.

Marlz ,

Response to Cmdm review

@cmdm
It’s obvious you have not paid attention to the roster of people Mr. Mitchell has interviewed over the years. Your review is garbage and I am calling you out on it. Do a little research before you write a review.

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