Matthew Margeson has composed scores for such films as "Eddie The Eagle", "Miss Peregine's Home for Peculiar Children", and the 2014 hit "Kingsman: The Secret Serice", on which he collaborated with colleague Henry Jackman. The duo got back together for the sequel - "Kingsman: The Golden Circle", one of the mostly highly-anticipated movies of Fall '17. In this 'LCJ Q&A Podcast' episode, Jackson talks with Margeson about composing big action scenes, the addition of Amercian music to the "Kingsman" franchise and icon Elton John's appearance in the film.
Former "Today" show host and "Dr. Oz" contributor Jenna Wolfe is back on morning TV. She's part of the team of FS1's new daily sports talk show, "First Things First". In this inaugural "LCJ Q&A" episode of the new season, Jackson talks with Wolfe about this career move, working with co-hosts Chris Carter and Nick Wright, the "obscene" hour she'll be getting-up everyday and, of course, movies.
Jackson returns to talk about the Best Summer movies and his Michael J. Fox Foundation charity event with JT and Tomm Looney on the "Pop Looney" segment of the "JT The Brick Show" on Fox Sports Radio.
Between the two of them, animation veterans Billy Lopez and Michael Pecoriello have won 4 Emmy Awards. In this light-hearted edition of the 'LCJ Q&A' the duo discuss their the collaboration (Lopez-Creator/Pecoriello-Executive Producer) - Nickelodeon's "Welcome to the Wayne".
In July 2015 Sony Pictures Animation won a three studio bidding war for the rights to make an emoji-based feature film. And now, just two years later, "The Emoji Movie" is here. The fast-track project was put in the very capable hands of director Tony Leondis ("Igor"), who also has story and screenplay credits on the film. In this 'LCJ Q&A' Leondis discusses the challenges the team faced in picking the emojis they used in the story, who they reached-out to to make sure they got all the technology correct and how they got Sir Patrick Stewart to voice the Poop emoji.
Canadian Myles Langlois is not only the creator of "Apollo Gauntlet", but he also voices the title character and his #1 nemesis. What began as a one-man passion project on YouTube back in 2012 has become Adult Swim's newest animated series.
19 year-old Dana Gaier is an aspiring film actress, a singer/songwriter and a junior at UCLA. And she's back as the voice of middle sister Edith in "Despicable Me 3". In this "LCJ Q&A", I catch-up with the New Jersey native (we first spoken just prior to the release of "Despicable Me" back in 2010). We talk about her seven year journey with this franchise, including stories involving Steve Carell, Pharrell Williams and Julie Andrews, and her upcoming on-screen film debut - in the horror movie "The Ice Cream Truck".
This ep of the 'LCJ Q&A Podcast' takes us across the pond for a conversation with award-winning Film/TV composer Rael Jones. He and Jackson discuss his stirring score for "My Cousin Rachel", his relationship with the film's director (Roger Michell) and his mold-breaking soundtrack to the Hulu series "Harlots".