Creator, 'Trust Me'
Creator of Trust Me, the new TNT drama set in the ad world, he worked in advertising in Chicago, came to Los Angeles to make it as writers and succeeded, despite his ignorance about how television shows are normally staffed
Feb. 2, 2009from The Business
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I wear a jacket to a party and someone tells me it looks good and then asks if it’s vintage. No, I say, I am vintage.
Oct. 30from Martini Shot
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I break the first rule of show business, which is "Nobody Pays for Homework". It’s basically a history lesson.
Nov. 6from Martini Shot
Edward Norton, writer, director and star of 'Motherless Brooklyn', discusses the time-traveling and imperatives that attracted him to this private eye story.
Nov. 7from The Treatment
At the New York Times Dealbook Conference, the Netflix CEO weighed in on Saudi Arabia, increased playback speeds, and the theatrical experience.
Nov. 8from Hollywood Breakdown
Comfort turns to horror when the night becomes weaponized - used to terrorize and control. This is the most ominous embodiment of the night.
Nov. 12from Nocturne
You need to drive to Pasadena and see a 3 hour play. Okay, I know that's a big ask so let me break down why the trip is worth it. Greg T.
Oct. 28from Opening the Curtain
A cancer researcher grows tired of euthanizing monkeys.
Nov. 13from Here Be Monsters
One nonprofit in Santa Monica is teaching under-resourced kids how to play mariachi music, plus Spanish language and Mexican culture. One student has gone on to play with the LA Phil.
Nov. 4from Greater LA
Lynda Barry and Chris Ware discuss the culture of comics, and their new books, Making Comics and Rusty Brown .
Nov. 7from Bookworm